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2012 Rossignol Avenger 82 TI


Pros: Everything

Cons: None!

Ski: Rossignol Avenger 82 Ti
Dimensions: 126/82/112
Tested Length: 177
Turn Radius: 18.3 meters
Price w/binding: $999.99


The Good: Everything
The Bad: We didn’t find any


Verdict: Big results. This was a rocking ski in every style of turn, and in every place where we skied it. “Oh to start the day with a winner,” and “Rossignol does their job to a smile on a skier’s face,” were among the comments from a series of happy testers. Two testers said the stiffness of the tail affected the performance in the bumps. But otherwise it was loved, and applauded, everywhere else.


Pros: amazing edge grip, really great carver,very good maneuvrability,energic

Cons: Top sheet is fragile

This is now my principal skis after 2 demo days where I tried about 10 different skis.Usually, I spend most of my time in the woods...but this year, because of the lack of snow, I spend more time than usual on the groomed ( which I usually found boring;but not anymore!!!). I call them my fun skis because they make me appreciate more the groomed ( great carvers) but I can still do anything else with them!

Super on groomed,steeps,in trees and more than ok ( I still have to improve) in moguls.


p.s. I'M 6 feet and 200 lbs. I usually pick up skis about 178-182 cm. I tried the 170 and the 177 and decided to get the 170 because everything I said in this review apply to the 170 but not the 177 (its like 2 different skis!

2012 Rossignol Avenger 82 TI

The Avenger 82 Ti is an aggressive and versatile all-mountain/on-trail ski. PowerTurn 100% traditional camber profile provides maximized power, energy and performance while carving strong turns. The classic sandwich construction with vertical sidewalls has two layers of titanium for added stability, improved snow contact and a solid damp feel. With an all-mountain tip and wider waist, the 82 Ti rails on hardpack while still displaying the all-mountain versatility to blast through any snow condition. The Avenger 82 Ti is the ultimate all-mountain carver with rock solid stability and edging power for hard charging technical skiers. 80% Frontside / 20% Backside

Lengths162, 170, 177, 182
Turn Radius18.3M @177cm
Core Materialwood
Binding IncludedYes
Recommended BindingTPX/AXIAL 120
Recommended useGroomed
Binding TypeSystem
Recommended LevelAdvanced
Model Year2012
Binding System
Model Name/TypeMPNEAN/UPC
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