And while we’re talking about groomers: rocker can make skiing any terrain more fun. By decreasing the effective edge of a ski, the results are smoother and more maneuverable. Also, rocker makes skis with a deep sidecut easier to ski by eliminating problems with catchiness in the tip and tail: because the tip isn’t fully engaged with the snow, these skis are less likely to act “squirrely.”
Rocker is something that can be utilized and enjoyed by any skier— even some carving skis employ the technology. Here are some skis that might work for you.