Blizzard Skis Black Pearl 88
This has been Blizzard’s No. 1 selling ski—across women’s and men’s lines for years and likely because when it comes to all-mountain skis that inspire confidence no matter what the conditions, this is it.
The new Blizzard Black Pearl 88 is a fantastic option for the strong intermediate to aggressive skiing men and women who want a ski that is easy to maneuver in softer snow, yet solid underfoot when the going gets icy. The 88 mm waist is ideal for carving precise turns on the groomed but provides enough float to handle that surprise overnight storm with ease.
The Black Pearl continues to lead the charge for skiing powder, and zipping through the bumps. This is achieved with the W.S.D Carbon Flipcore that integrates a uni-directional carbon frame into the core of the ski that delivers top notch performance while retaining a light and easy skiing feel.
A Poplar-Beech Wood Core will keep you stable when you are hitting top speed, and very energetic aanywhere you can go on the mountain.
The Ti Binding Interface to add extra rigidity underfoot and extra retention for the binding screws, making turn initiation that much easier on firm snow and retaining a snappy, energetic feel. The Sandwich Compound Sidewall Construction makes the Black Pearl a favorite for skiers who rely on edge hold on firmer conditions.
The rocker/camber/rocker profile of the Black Pearl 88 helps give the ski excellent maneuverability and the versatility to ski off-piste, un-groomed terrain, Lastly, a wider shovel improves snow-contact. This really is one of the most versatile skis you will ever have the joy of riding.