Dynastar's Speed Zone 12 Ti received its highest scores for carving thanks to its new Powerdrive “active suspension” technology that absorbs vibration. Construction includes one full-length layer of titanium, poplar wood core, full vertical sidewalls and tip rocker. “This is an intermediate through expert, all-coast ski for hardpack groomers and corduroy only,” says March.

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