Salomon QST 99

2020 Men's All-Mountain Ski Review

Specs

Overall Rating 3.57 / 5
Tip / Waist / Tail (in Millimeters) 134/99/116
Lengths (in Centimeters) 167, 174, 181, 188
Radius (in Meters) 19.4
Flotation 4 / 5
Quickness / Maneuverability 3.5 / 5
Playfulness 3.57 / 5

 

Forgiveness 3.64 / 5
Hard Snow Performance 3.14 / 5
Crud Performance 3.57 / 5
Balance of Skills 3.43 / 5
2020 Salomon QST 99

The all-new 2020 Salomon QST 99.

The QST line was updated for 2019/2020, most notably by removing the Koroyd materials in the shovel and replacing them with damping cork inserts. Combined with a tip-to-tail blend of carbon and basalt stringers, the QST 99 inspired testers with improved torsional rigidity at moderate speeds and in soft bumps. The improved longitudinal flex was also noted for providing an extra level of nimbleness all over Taos. 

STRENGTHS: Flotation, Overall Impression

WEAKNESS: Hard Snow

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