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Head Raptor 110S RS W (2018)

2018 High Performance Boot

Brand: Head

Model: Raptor 110S RS W


Specs

Gender

Female

Level

Expert

Number of Buckles

4

Flex

110

Yes, it’s from the “race” collection. But that makes it sound so one-dimensional. The Raptor is dense and damp and snug-fitting, as you’d expect a race boot to be. But it likes to have fun, especially when driven hard all over the mountain by a fearless ripper. Testers found it to be highly energetic and responsive, but also comfortably quiet and steady. And the matte-black, skull- and-crossbones look is a nice, non-girly change of pace. “Felt super natural right away to me,” Humes said. “Just solid, powerful, responsive.”

See more Gear of the Year for 2018 here.

See all of the SKI Magazine Official Selections in the Women’s Performance Ski Boot Category here.

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