Blizzard Firebird HRC – Ski Review 2019/20 - Ski Mag

Blizzard Firebird HRC (2020)

2020 Men's Performance Carving Ski

Specs

Overall Rating 3.92 / 5
Tip / Waist / Tail (in Millimeters) 126-76-107
Lengths (in Centimeters) 158, 166, 174, 182
Radius (in Meters) 17
Flotation 2.86 / 5
Quickness / Maneuverability 4.18 / 5
Playfulness 3.96 / 5

 

Forgiveness 3.54 / 5
Hard Snow Performance 3.54 / 5
Crud Performance 4.64 / 5
Balance of Skills 3.89 / 5
Level Advanced
2020 Blizzard Firebird HRC

The 2020 Blizzard Firebird HRC.

Using C-Armor and C-Spine technologies, the newest, wide-bodied addition to the Firebird family reigned supreme in the carving category for 2020. Testers gushed about the HRC’s dominant stability at speed and hard snow performance while appreciating the relatively wide 76mm waist in crud and the HRC’s multi-radius sidecut.

STRENGTHS: Stability at Speed, Hard Snow 

WEAKNESS: Forgiveness

Shop Talk 2020: Blizzard Firebird HRC

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Awards for the Blizzard Firebird HRC

Best in Test 2020

Best in Test, Men's Performance Carving category, 2020.

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