Gear

Nordica Navigator 85 (2019)

2019 Men's Value Ski

Overall Rating: 3.34


Specs

Tip / Waist / Tail (mm)

125-85-110

Lengths (cm)

165, 172, 179, 186

Flotation

3.17 / 5

Quickness / Maneuverability

3.61 / 5

Playfulness

3.28 / 5

Forgiveness

3.61 / 5

Hard Snow Performance

3.11 / 5

Crud Performance

3.22 / 5

Balance of Skills

3.28 / 5

Gender

Male


2019 Nordica Navigator 85
Photo courtesy of Nordica

Inspired by the Enforcer series, the Navigator includes similar construction of a full wood core and metal laminates, and provides a playful dampness that can handle variable snow. Testers noticed it was a little uncomfortable at high speeds. 

Nordica Navigator 85 Value Score: 5.58

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