Testers agreed that the Soul has the heart of a powder enthusiast, thanks to tip rocker and a 95 mm waist. "It favors bumps and choppy snow," said Bremner. Elan's Bridge Monoblock core reduces weight and enhances performance thanks to bridge inserts that run tip to tail through the ultra thin wood core. This construction is also designed to transfer power to the edges efficiently. "Though not a Frontside-only choice, it's a light-hearted, All-Mountain ski, suitable for intermediate skiers and above."