2021-2022 Black Crows Mirus Cor

Luke Koppa reviews the Black Crows Mirus Cor for Blister

There is nothing “typical” about the Black Crows Mirus Cor, and that’s why we’re excited about it. Check out our First Look & Flash Review to learn more about this 87mm-wide, tight-turning, twin-tipped ski.

21/22 Fat-ypus D-Sender

Luke Koppa reviews the Fat-ypus D-Sender for Blister

This season we spent time on the Fat-ypus D-Sender, which was originally designed as their big-mountain comp ski. But it’s definitely not your typical comp ski. Check out our thoughts for more.

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2021-2022 Rossignol Blackops Sender Squad

Luke Koppa and Jonathan Ellsworth review the Rossignol Blackops Sender Squad for Blister

In an age where big, burly chargers are a bit of an endangered species, the 194cm-long, 112mm-wide Rossignol Blackops Sender Squad is a refreshing shift away from the norm. Check out our First Look and Flash Review for more on this athlete-driven ski.

Deep Dive: Elan Ripstick 106

Luke Koppa reviews the Elan Ripstick 106 for Blister

We compare the Ripstick 106 to the previous Ripstick 106, Ripstick 106 Black Edition, Line Sick Day 104, Head Kore 105, Wagner Summit 106, Fischer Ranger 102 FR, Black Crows Atris, Blizzard Rustler 10, Liberty Origin 106, Volkl Blaze 106, Armada Tracer 108, Sego Condor 108, J Skis Slacker, 4FRNT MSP 107, Whitedot Altum 104, Moment Wildcat 108, & Faction Dictator 3.0.

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2021 Commencal Meta TR 29

Luke Koppa reviews the Commencal Meta TR 29 for Blister

Our managing editor was in the market for a new bike this year and has opted for Commencal’s “Trail” bike, the Meta TR 29. Check out our First Look & Flash Review for more on why he went with this particular bike and build, how it compares to the rest of the market, and our initial on-trail impressions.

Flash Review: Commencal Meta TR 29

Luke Koppa reviews the Commencal Meta TR 29 for Blister

We’ve got five rides on the latest version of Commencal’s Trail bike — check out our initial thoughts.

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21/22 DPS Foundation Koala 118

Luke Koppa reviews the DPS Foundation Koala 118 for Blister

DPS is updating their big, stout, yet playful pow ski for 21/22. Check out our Flash Review for our take on how it compares to the previous version, and a few other playful-yet-stable pow skis.

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2021-2022 Atomic Maverick 95 Ti

Luke Koppa and Jonathan Ellsworth review the Atomic Maverick 95 Ti for Blister

The Maverick 95 Ti is part of Atomic’s overhauled 21/22 all-mountain lineup, and it’s a notable improvement over the skis it replaces. Check out our full review & Deep Dive comparisons of this new ski.

Deep Dive: Atomic Maverick 95 Ti

Luke Koppa and Jonathan Ellsworth review the Atomic Maverick 95 Ti for Blister

We compare the Maverick 95 Ti to the Atomic Maverick 88 Ti, Atomic Maverick 100 Ti, Atomic Vantage 90 Ti, Atomic Vantage 97 Ti, Armada Declivity 92 Ti, Salomon Stance 96, Atomic Bent Chetler 100, Volkl M6 Mantra, Salomon QST 98, 4FRNT MSP 99, Salomon QST 99, Blizzard Bonafide 97, Moment Commander 98, Fischer Ranger 94 FR, Nordica Enforcer 94, Dynastar M-Pro 99, K2 Mindbender 99Ti, Black Crows Camox, Liberty Origin 96, Blizzard Rustler 9, & J Skis Masterblaster.

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21/22 Atomic Maverick 88 Ti

Luke Koppa reviews the Atomic Maverick 88 Ti for Blister

This season we spent time on all the new Maverick “Ti” skis, and here we discuss our initial thoughts on the narrowest option in the group.

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21/22 Romp Zorro 89

Luke Koppa reviews the ROMP Zorro 89 for Blister

Romp is adding a few new designs to their lineup for next year, and we’ve so far been impressed by the versatility of their new narrow all-mountain ski.

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21/22 Elan Ripstick 106 Black Edition

Luke Koppa reviews the Elan Ripstick 106 Black Edition for Blister

Elan is once again offering a special “Black Edition” of their Ripstick 106 for 21/22 — check out our initial thoughts on how it compares to the standard version.

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21/22 Prior Northwest 116

Luke Koppa reviews the Prior Northwest 116 for Blister

Twin tip, hefty weight, progressive mount point, & a strong flex pattern — Prior’s Northwest 116 has the makings of a playful charger. Check out our initial thoughts.

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2021-2022 Salomon QST 98

Luke Koppa & Dylan Wood review the Salomon QST 98 for Blister

The Salomon QST 99 was one of the most versatile skis we’ve reviewed in the past few years, and for 21/22, Salomon is replacing it with the new QST 98. While they’re pretty different, we think Salomon has once again made a ski that could work for a lot of people, but you should check out our full review & Deep Dive comparisons to see if the new QST 98 is the ski for you.

Deep Dive: Salomon QST 98

Luke Koppa & Dylan Wood review the Salomon QST 98 for Blister

We compare the QST 98 to the Salomon QST 99, Salomon Stance 96, Salomon QST 106, 4FRNT MSP 99, Volkl M6 Mantra, Blizzard Bonafide 97, Nordica Enforcer 100, Moment Commander 98, Fischer Ranger 102 FR, Dynastar M-Pro 99, K2 Mindbender 99Ti, Black Crows Camox, Black Crows Justis, Liberty Origin 96, Blizzard Rustler 10, Nordica Soul Rider 97, Dynastar Menace 98, & J Skis Masterblaster.

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21/22 Shaggy’s Ahmeek 95

Luke Koppa reviews the Shaggy's Ahmeek 95 for Blister

We recently spent time on two different versions of one of Shaggy’s playful all-mountain skis: the standard Ahmeek 95, and then an extra-heavy version that features sheets of … magnesium. Check out our initial thoughts.

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2021-2022 WNDR Alpine Vital 100

Luke Koppa reviews the WNDR Alpine Vital 100 for Blister

From steep, techy lines in the backcountry, to fast laps at Mt. Crested Butte, we’ve now used the WNDR Alpine Vital 100 for a bit of everything. Check out our full review and Deep Dive comparisons for more on this ski and its algae-derived construction.