Rating: / 5
Stability at speed: 2.96 / 5
Hard snow performance: 3.10 / 5
Crud performance: 3.14 / 5
Forgiveness: 3.18 / 5
The SC80 replaces the Bandit B83 as Rossi's new one-ski quiver. With more sidecut, it's quicker and more spirited, but has the same substantive feel underfoot. A wood core and two sheets of metal make it strong and stable, and an aluminum insert in the tip adds rigidity to cut through chop. It may not be the group's most adventurous or hardest charging, but the Voodoo is reliable, predictable and comfortable. Said Wilde, "It's a dynamic ski you can trust."
Building confidence in lesser skiers
Those who like a beefy ski