Volkl Tierra (2010) - Ski Mag

Volkl Tierra (2010)

Category: Women's Cruiser; Category ranking: No. 4; Average score: 3.51; Balance of skills: 3.69; Best for: Amazing grip on the groomed; Not for: Bumps. The Tierra isn’t the quickest stick.
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Rating: / 5
Price: $1065.00
Year: 2010
Level: 3
Gender: Female
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Tip/Tail/Waist: 129/78/99
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Stability at speed: 3.63 / 5
Hard snow performance: 3.50 / 5
Crud performance: 3.80 / 5
Forgiveness: 3.41 / 5

The Tierra incorporates Völkl’s new knee-safety technology: A flat stance makes for a safer angle, and a
narrower tail makes for less tugging at the end of the turn. What our testers noticed, however, was even more damp Völkl power and edge-bite; a straighter leg can really step on the gas. A few griped that the new version wasn’t as comfortable, especially in bumps, but most of our aggressive women agreed with Livran: “Slick, sharp—a wild good time.”

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