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2014 Nordica Women Wildfire Ski Reviews

DSloan

Wildfire: Jill of all Trades

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Pros: Versatility

Cons: Specialization

Product: 2014 Nordica Women Wildfire Ski   Length/size Tested: 177 Dimensions:  137 /  107  /125, 22.5M Camber: Camber with tip/tail rocker Binding: Demo Mount point: Suggested boot center   Environment and Conditions: Location of review: Alpine Meadows Runs taken: Multiple Snow Conditions: Refrozen mashed potatoes, chalky groomers, mashed potatoes Demo or Own: Demo   Summary: Overall, I found this ski to be incredibly versatile. I was surprised that a ski that is 107 underfoot would hold an edge as well as the Wildfire did. I started off the morning on a groomer (I always like to warm up on a groomer, especially when on a new...
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Trekchick

Let the fun spread like.....Wildfire

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Pros: Incredibly versatile

Cons: Jury is still out

2014 Nordica Wildfire Initial impressions: The Wildfire is a new addition to the women's line up for Nordica, and sister to the men's Vagabond.  While the Wildfire has two bands of I-Core and is 25% lighter than the Vagabond, she is ready to stand up to her brother. The Wildfire has tip and tail rocker, with camber under foot which is hard to find in other skis in this class.  Nordica has also followed through with proportional progression in dimensions as the lengths change, to optimize the flex, and allow the skis to perform the same for the proportionate sized skier. (161 & 169 = 135-105-123, 17.5 TR & 20 TR respectively.  177 = 137-107-125, 22.5M) ...
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