Pros: Edge grip, ease of exit from turn to next
Cons: tuning ? will they screw things up ?
I demoed 8 pairs of different skis 2/2013. These are the only ones I am going to spend time reviewing. Simply amazing skis. I demoed all skis through same hill, same spots, same hard snow mixed with icy spots and icy crud. All I can say is Elan really got it down with these skis. I am not a racer, but expert level 44 year old who wants skis that can handle all day conditions, and I ski quite fast. They did flap around even at high speed and had no trouble making GS long radius turns at all. Yes, I had fun with them going slow and quick turns as well. I really liked how the upper ski acted during the turn and how they almost "popped" out of turn and ready for next with ease. My next on...(read more)