"Agile and maneuverable," said Sutton of the All-Mountain Affinity Storm. A frontside-oriented 84 mm waist and slight tip rise adds maneuverability and easy handling. Atomic's Step Down Sidewalls, a full wood core and camber underfoot provides hard snow performance. "It doesn't require a lot of work to get a good turn," said Alder. "It holds well and feels smooth while carving or skidding."