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Blizzard Sheeva 11 (2021)

2021 Women's Deep Snow Ski Review

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Brand: Blizzard

Model: Sheeva 11



Specs

Tip / Waist / Tail (mm)

139-112-129

Lengths (cm)

156, 164, 172, 180, 188

Radius (m)

16

Gender

Female

Quickness / Maneuverability

4.03 / 5

Playfulness

3.89 / 5

Forgiveness

3.82 / 5

Crud Performance

4.07 / 5

Balance of Skills

4.07 / 5

Flotation

4.21 / 5

 

2021 Blizzard Sheeva 11 Women's Deep Snow Ski
The 2021 Blizzard Sheeva 11 Women’s Deep Snow SkiPhoto courtesy of Blizzard

You’d be hard-pressed to find another powder ski that can keep up with the Sheeva 11 on firmer snow. Testers were impressed by how stable this fat ski felt on edge—but then, this ski’s construction, featuring a multi-layer wood core, Titanal, and carbon, was designed to come alive at speed. The downside to this beefy construction: The Sheeva 11 is not the most user-friendly pow ski in the category. But if you’re willing to throw your weight around, the Sheeva 11 will reward you.

STRENGTHS: Stability at Speed, Flotation

WEAKNESSES: Playfulness, Forgiveness

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