In Depth Staff Reviews:
By: Matt McDonald
Check out our preview of 2020 Icelantic skis.
Highlights from the 2019 Icelantic skis lineup:
Sabres Ready to Rip
While most of Icelantic's skis appeal to the all-mountain freeride crowd who love versatile fun, poppy skis, the Sabre holds down the stiff-ripper category. Previously offered at waist widths of 89mm and 99mm, the line now includes a Sabre 80.
The new ski, plus altered construction in all three Sabres—added carbon, stiffer flex, new tip shape—further optimizes the line for both skiing Mach5 on-piste and exploring the whole mountain.
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2020 Icelantic Sabre 99 Description:
Power and precision collide and give us the new Sabre 99. The Sabre Carving Series is Icelantic's newest addition to their all-mountain ski lineup. With a uniquely tapered design, rockered tip, 9mm of camber, and a flat tail, the Sabre 99 is a directional charger that rails groomers and busts crud. Aptly named, the Sabre 99 will leave deep cuts all over the mountain in all types of conditions, and with a wider waist than the Sabre 89, this ski is a great choice for Western skiers who want powerful carving and all-mountain performance in a one-ski-quiver that's handmade in the USA.
2020 Icelantic Sabre 99 Specs:
|Rocker:||All Mountain Rocker|
|Weight:||3740 grams (per pair for size 174cm) Learn more about ski weights|