Frontside skis allow you to channel your inner ski racer without having to be a professional athlete. With waist widths ranging between 72 and 85 mm, they’re carve oriented, designed to chew up corduroy and hard pack snow, as well as make short-radius slalom turns or long-arcing GS turns. Most borrow from a race-inspired construction with full wood cores, vertical sidewalls and often a sheet or two of titanium, varying between feeling damp or poppy. Frontside skis often have significant camber underfoot and slight tip rocker, if any, but all in all, these shapely dynamic skis are built to turn.

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