"Can a ski be too powerful? Not if you crave G-force arcs at speed, which is why the Metron series won plenty of converts in its initial season. For others, though, it was a shade too&Austrian. Now Atomic has balanced the mix. The new M11 still aims to be as versatile as a ski can be, marrying a deep sidecut and race-sturdy construction to a waist width that likes powder as much as any midfat."