Product Showcase: Salomon
This article is part of FREESKIER’s First Look—giving you a sneak peek at the best gear and technology for Winter 2022-23. Below is a glimpse into Salomon’s lineup for next year.
QST 106 – $900
Widely loved for its versatility from the resort to the backcountry, the iconic QST 106 is all-new. Featuring a shape paired with Double Sidewall Technology, Cork Damplifier and a C/FX carbon backbone, the QST 106 delivers power and stability without sacrificing style, finesse and playfulness – no matter the terrain.
QST Stella 106 – $900
She’s back and better than ever. Featuring an all-new shape and enhanced construction heightened by a carbon layup and redesigned cork inserts for power and stability, the QST Stella 106 delivers power and stability regardless of conditions. If fun and stable rides are what you’re after, the Stella is your perfect match. Ladies—it features the exact same construction as the men’s QST 106.
Strive GW 16 – $360
Freeride performance takes on a different look! Ultra-low profile, minimal 5mm ramp angle, industry leading lightweight construction and extra wide AFD radically enhance your power, control, elasticity and response by allowing the true characteristics of the ski shape and construction to shine.
S/Pro Alpha 130 – $900
Straight talk – the S/Pro Alpha 130 is the dream boot for a high performance skier AND a boot fitter’s best friend! A 98mm last, stout 130 flex and power spine offer premium performance and power transmission. Meanwhile a 3D Instep Shell construction, Custom Shell HD, Custom Tongue and Energyzer Strap pair with our most boot fitter friendly features ever creating a boot that offers unrivaled fit.
Husk Prime MIPS – $250
A clean minimalist design pairs up with our most technical construction – MIPS + Smart Safety 360 + EPS 4D – and advanced fit features – Boa 360 + Dual Active Ventilation + Fidlock Magnetic Buckle – delivering a helmet that offers protection, performance and comfort in a sleek, freeride inspired silhouette.
MTN Carbon S3 – $330
Lightweight and durable, Salomon’s MTN CARBON S3 has an extended EVA grip designed to help your hand maintain a firm grasp whether your touring, side hilling, boot packing or skiing. With the Easy Lock System an adjustable range of 100 – 135 cm, it’s the go-to pole for Cody Townsend on his Fifty Project.