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Nordica Santa Ana 110 (2020)

2020 Women's Deep Snow Ski

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Brand: Nordica

Model: Santa Ana 110



Specs

Tip / Waist / Tail (mm)

139-110-128

Lengths (cm)

161, 169, 177

Radius (m)

15.5

Gender

Female

Level

Advanced

Quickness / Maneuverability

4.17 / 5

Playfulness

4.33 / 5

Forgiveness

3.5 / 5

Hard Snow Performance

4.33 / 5

Crud Performance

4.5 / 5

Balance of Skills

4.5 / 5

Flotation

4.17 / 5

 

Nordica Santa Ana 110 2020
The Nordica Santa Ana 110 for 2020.Photo courtesy of Nordica

A wide-waisted ski that excels in both flotation and hard snow performance is a unicorn, something believed to only exist in a skier’s fantasy. And yet, here is the Santa Ana 110, a women’s-specific powder charger with a balsa wood core sandwiched between two sheets of metal that took home top scores in seven out of nine skill departments. The most versatile ski in powder skiing.