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Faction Candide 1.0 Skis Now On Sale

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By: Emily

2020 Faction Skis Preview

Playful, poppy, prodigies. Faction knows why they're rad. Their boards are poppy and built to stomp. They're connoisseurs of energetic and lively skis.  In 2020, Faction doubles down on what they do best -- making the best even better. 2020 Faction Skis Highlights Faction beefs up the Prodigy 2.0 from a 96mm waist to a 98mm waist. The1.0, 3.0, and 4.0 are back with rad new topsheets, designed by Parade Studio. The Candide 1.0 and 2.0 are back with just a graphic update, while the CT 3.0 and CT 4.0 have new core materials. In place of the balsa/poplar/flax, the new 3.0 and 4.0 will have a balsa/pachaco core and should feel more responsive. The new Chapter Series blends the playfulness of the Candides with the shape of the Dictator. At 86mm underfoot, the Chapter 1.0 ... Continue Reading

2020 Faction Candide 1.0 Description:

The Candide 1.0 is one of the best park skis in the business. How do we know? Well, it's the go-to park ski for the rockstar behind its name: Candide Thovex. Candide is world-famous for skiing ridiculously fast, hucking huge airs, and producing jaw-dropping POV helmet-cam edits. He usually does all that on wider versions of the Candide line. But for more park-specific applications, the Candide 1.0 is tough to beat. The poplar core and true symmetrical twin profile means it's poppy and responsive and also just as good skiing switch as forward. Buckle up that chinstrap and get jibby.

2020 Faction Candide 1.0 Specs:

Radius:[email protected]
Rocker:Freeride Rocker
Ability Level:Ability Level 7
Construction:Full Sidewall
Weight:3710 grams (per pair for size 176cm) Learn more about ski weights