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Marker Jester 16 ID Ski Bindings · 2023

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ID #3440012

$257.99

$429.99
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Color: Black/Gray
Brake width (mm)
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Henry Kvietok, Ski Expert
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Best for aggressive, heavier skiers who value durability and high DIN range.

Great for
  • Release reliabilityReliably releases during big crashes, no pre-releases.
  • DurabilityMostly metal construction, feels stable and durable.
  • Power transferGreat power transfer to ski, feels secure and stable.
Good for
  • VersatilityNot designed for alpine touring, best for resort skiing.
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The Marker Jester 16 ID bindings were newly redesigned to fit perfectly in the Marker Royal Family collection for the 2023 season. It sits midway between the Marker Griffon 13 and the Marker Jester 18. If the Griffon 13 is too little, and the Jester 18 seems like overkill, the extraordinary feel and look of the Jester 16 will be a good fit. Weight has been minimized, but not at the expense of that Jester bombproof feel. It is a viable big mountain and "sendy" binding option for more aggressive skiers.

Key Features:

  • Anti-Ice Rail on Toe – The bottom of the boot can be scraped on the toe piece to knock off ice before clicking in.
  • Sole ID Plate – The height-adjustable gliding plate is compatible with alpine, touring, and GripWalk boot soles.
  • Inner Pivot Freeride Heel – This is the third and newest generation of Marker Heel Pieces, built to improve power transmission, step-in comfort, and energy absorption when skiing.
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4.98 average rating

Brake width (mm)90
GenderUnisex
Model year2023
Ski binding typeAlpine
Skill levelAdvanced, Expert
Din release - low value6
Din release - high value16
MaterialStainless Steel
Additional featuresMagnesium Parts – Magnesium sole holders in the toe combined with a Magnesium heel housing provide the solid construction for the hardest charging freeride athletes Stand Height – 24 mm Recommended Skier Weight – 130+ lbs.
Indiv. binding weight (g)1,070
Boot sole typeAlpine DIN (ISO 5355), Alpine Touring (ISO 9523), GripWalk, Walk to ride (WTR)
Age GroupAdult
ColorBlack/Gray

4.2/5
Henry Kvietok owns this product
I have personally used the Marker Jester 16 bindings for the last 5 years on my resort skis. I ski very hard and have a 10 DIN. Even though I am not at the high end of the binding (16 DIN), I find that having the high quality build of a higher DIN binding gives me confidence in the release... Read more
Ideal for
  • These bindings have a mostly metal construction which makes them very durable.
  • With a DIN range up to 16, these things are ready to send big cliffs and handle whatever is thrown at them
  • Solid releases. I have had multiple gnarly double ejection falls and they released as they should.
Not ideal for
  • Some components are not the absolute highest end- look to the Jester 18 Pro for peak performance.
  • Heavy binding. Not designed for alpine touring.
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Henry Kvietok
Ski Expert
4.5/5
Cody Olsen owns this product
The Marker Jester 16 ID is a great binding for Advanced and Expert level skiers and/or skiers over 175lbs. The Jester is built to be tough, handle anything that's thrown at it, and to release reliably when it needs to. More importantly, it won't release when it isn't supposed to. I've been skiing Marker's Jester 16 ID for over 10 years... Read more
Ideal for
  • Boot Compatibility: This binding fits just about any boot
  • Durability: This binding has more metal components than many other bindings
  • Super Reliable Release: This binding has released every time I've needed to, and never released when it shouldn't have
Not ideal for
  • Heavy: Nothing crazy, but lighter options are out there
Reviewed by:
Cody Olsen
Ski Expert
3.4/5
Jared D owns this product
I have a pair of these mounted on my groomer skis, Volkl Kendos, so I mainly ski these bindings on trail. Off trail I tend to opt for Look Pivots since I really value the rotating heel and ability to side release. That being said, if you are looking for a secure and stable binding, this is a great option.... Read more
Ideal for
  • Very secure feeling binding
  • Use of metal makes the binding feel very durable (especially compared to Griffons)
  • Great power transfer to ski
Not ideal for
  • Heel makes it a bit hard to click out
Reviewed by:
Jared D
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What was your favorite moment with this gear?While skiing at Alta I over rotated slightly on a backflip and if I was in other bindings I would...read more
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What do you love about this product?I love how these bindings give me so much confidence to really send it. When standing above a sketchy line,...read more
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Why did you choose this product?I chose this product because after I got married I gained a bit of weight and I needed a beefier...read more
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What is the value for the money versus other options?At almost 300 dollars, these are not cheap bindings. But the added security and confidence makes that extra bit so...read more
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Nice burly bindings

Posted on Dec 27, 2023
JustinLocation: Lewisberry, PA
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