Deep-six the midfats. Once you've floated on the luxury cruise liners that are today's powder skis, there's no turning back.
Published: September 2003
A bit optimistic of you, isn't it, buying a powder ski? There are skiers who won't buy snowblowers, afraid that the moment they do, they won't see a flake for months. Youcould jinx us all. But you're not the superstitious type, and now that you've had a taste of skimming over powder on your midfats, rather than struggling through it, you're ready for the full-on toboggan.
A preview of skis 2001-02. Here's the industry dilemma for 2001-2002: Most guys in America still think a 190 is a short ski. The unanswered question is: What is the industry planning to do to educate American men about the benefits of such short boards?