CANDIDE THOVEX’S SIGNATURE SKIS ARE ALL ABOUT ULTRA-FOCUSED PERFORMANCE. FROM THE PARK-SPECIFIC REINFORCED 1.0, THROUGH THE VERSATILE ALL-MOUNTAIN 2.0, TO THE LIGHTWEIGHT BACKCOUNTRY FREESTYLE-INSPIRED 3.0 AND 4.0, CANDIDE HAS MIXED MATERIALS, SHAPES AND CAMBERLINES TO CREATE HIS ULTIMATE SKI IN EACH DISCIPLINE. RESPONSIVE, HIGH PERFORMANCE MACHINES FOR THOSE WHO DEMAND THE BEST FROM THEIR EQUIPMENT, JUST LIKE CANDIDE. THE SKIS HE SKIS ON, STRAIGHT OUT OF THE BOX. KEY TECHNOLOGY: Symmetrical and freestyle-inspired shapes: perfect balance on the 1.0 & 2.0 for skiing forward or switch, with a slight taper on the 3.0 & 4.0 for charging fresh snow. Poplar/beech & hybrid balsa/fl ax lightweight cores: Great hold on hard snow with good rebound for the 1.0 & 2.0. Lightweight performance and well-dampened core with a sidewall construction for great hold on the 3.0 & 4.0. A micro-cap to keep the topsheets looking clean. Smooth transitions between rocker and camber: for a fluid, easy to pivot and nimble ski.
THE PRODIGY LINE REPRESENTS EVERYTHING THAT FACTION IS ABOUT. PROGRESSIVE TWIN-TIP SHAPES AND VERSATILE CAMBER LINES. EXTRAORDINARY BUILD QUALITY AND CLASS LEADING TWO-YEAR WARRANTY. KEY TECHNOLOGY: PRODIGY Poplar/beech cores: great hold on hard snow with a light and snappy feel. Progressive tip and tail shape: Bringing the widest sections of the ski in from the tip and tail make a longer ski feel shorter makes it easy to fl oat through chopped snow, and also to carve a turn on the hard pack. Dual-radius sidecut: Smaller radius in the front section of the ski, together with a larger radius in the tail section for a quick response, control and stability through the turn and at speed. Transition zones: between rocker, sidecut and camber makes a fl uid, easy to pivot and nimble ski.