Volkl has been making revolutionary and dependable products in Straubing, Germany since 1923. Volkl skis cover all the bases, from the stiff and powerful Mantra to the freeride powder specialist Three, and the frontside carving RTM series. Some of the most innovative skis to come from the brand are their V-WERKS skis that use carbon fiber to provide unparalleled performance in an ultra lightweight package. Volkl's line of freeride outerwear brings technical performance and style together as flawlessly as you'd expect with some of the most advanced fabrics and designs.
Highlights from the 2019 Volkl skis lineup:
Newsflash: The Mantra is Different
The time has come. The Mantra changes for 2019. In fact, Volk will now roll out two of them.
One Mantra will follow in the Katana’s footsteps, integrated with Volkl’s strong/light V-Werks tech and labeled the Mantra V-Werks. At 99mm underfoot, it maintains the Mantras waist width, but the ski is much lighter than the old Mantra, and the full-rocker profile is gone. This Mantra harkens back to earlier models with rocker in the tip and tail. The ski looks to still be an aggressive, all-mountain ripper, staying true to the Mantra heritage, but with more backcountry/powder application.
The other Mantra is equally, if not more, enticing. Known as the M5 Mantra, it comes in at 96mm underfoot ... Continue Reading