Faction Candide 4.0

2020 Men's Deep Snow Ski

Specs

Overall Rating 3.92 / 5
Tip / Waist / Tail (in Millimeters) 140-118-134
Lengths (in Centimeters) 176, 182, 188, 194
Radius (in Meters) 23
Flotation 4.13 / 5
Quickness / Maneuverability 3.75 / 5
Playfulness 4.5 / 5

 

Forgiveness 3.88 / 5
Hard Snow Performance 3.25 / 5
Crud Performance 4 / 5
Balance of Skills 3.88 / 5
Level Advanced
Faction Candide 4.0 ski 2020

The 2020 Faction Candide 4.0.

If you ever wondered why Candide Thovex seems to catch way more air than humanly possible, these skis are the answer. The pro skier’s powder-oriented pro model were veritable pogo sticks at high speeds, maximizing amusement on the powdery, rolling terrain of Monarch Mountain. The ski’s dialed-in swing weight felt like a perfect crossbreed of a freeride ski and a park ski.

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