Carving Skis

Blizzard Firebird HRC (2020)

2020 Men's Performance Carving Ski

Brand: Blizzard

Model: Firebird HRC

Overall Score: 3.92 / 5



Specs

Tip / Waist / Tail (mm)

126-76-107

Lengths (cm)

158, 166, 174, 182

Radius (m)

17

Gender

Male

Level

Advanced

Quickness / Maneuverability

4.18 / 5

Playfulness

3.96 / 5

Forgiveness

3.54 / 5

Hard Snow Performance

3.54 / 5

Crud Performance

4.64 / 5

Balance of Skills

3.89 / 5

Flotation

2.86 / 5


2020 Blizzard Firebird HRC
The 2020 Blizzard Firebird HRC.Photo courtesy of Blizzard

Using C-Armor and C-Spine technologies, the newest, wide-bodied addition to the Firebird family reigned supreme in the carving category for 2020. Testers gushed about the HRC’s dominant stability at speed and hard snow performance while appreciating the relatively wide 76mm waist in crud and the HRC’s multi-radius sidecut.

STRENGTHS: Stability at Speed, Hard Snow 

WEAKNESS: Forgiveness

Shop Talk 2020: Blizzard Firebird HRC

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Awards for the Blizzard Firebird HRC

Best in Test 2020
Best in Test, Men’s Performance Carving category, 2020.