Frontside Skis

Stöckli Stormrider 88 (2021)

2021 Men's Frontside Ski

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Brand: Stöckli

Model: Stormrider 88


Tip / Waist / Tail (mm)


Lengths (cm)

166, 175, 184

Radius (m)




Quickness / Maneuverability

4.5 / 5


4.15 / 5


3.85 / 5

Hard Snow Performance

4.8 / 5

Crud Performance

4.3 / 5

Balance of Skills

4.4 / 5


2021 Stockli Stormrider 88
The 2021 Best in Test Stöckli Stormrider 88 men’s frontside ski.Photo courtesy of Stöckli

With the highest overall ranking and top scores in six out of eight categories, the Stormrider 88 garnered numerous comments from testers along the lines of “category-defining.” The Stöckli earned its Best in Test award for its ability to handle the biggest, baddest skiers, but remained extremely kind and approachable when testers took their feet off the gas.

STRENGTHS: Stability at Speed, Overall Impression

WEAKNESSES: Forgiveness, Playfulness

Awards for the 2021 Stöckli Stormrider 88

2021 Best in Test Badge
The Stöckli Stormrider 88 was awarded Best in Test in the 2021 SKI Test – Frontside category.

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