The Rossignol Soul 7 HD has been making skiing soft snow easier since the first generation arrived in 2014, when it earned top marks for forgiveness—an honor bestowed upon the Soul 7 HD again for 2019. But this season’s version has an improved swing weight thanks to a redesigned Air Tip 2.0 and a centered sidecut to make turning in soft snow easier than ever before. Testers loved the ski’s obedience at medium speeds, and its ability to handle every inch of terrain with ease.
STRENGTHS: Forgiveness, Flotation
WEAKNESS: High Speed
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