Elan Ripstick 106
Buy Now on The Ski Monster for $449.00
Back again for 2021, the Elan Ripstick 106 continues its evolution as an all-mountain dominator. Elan’s trademark freeride series is built with carbon tubes running through the wood core to maximize weight savings and increase stability while Amphibio technology—right- and left-specific skis—make the outside edge profile unique for each ski, easing turn initiation and increasing edge grip. Designed to charge at high speeds, the name says it all—these are some versatile, stable, rippin’ planks. No wonder the Elan Ripstick 106 are Glen Plake’s favorite ski for tackling big lines in the Alps to bashing bumps at Mammoth Mountain.
FREESKIER tester thoughts:
“You’ll have the best angles you’ve ever had on a groomer. Go send‘er down the bump line and still be grinning on a pow day. What else do you want? Are you not entertained?”