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Völkl Blaze 94 Skis · 2023 · 172 cm

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Best for skiers seeking a hybrid ski for resort skiing and touring, offering a playful and forgiving ride.

Great for
  • PlayfulnessPoppier, more lively and forgiving than Mantras and Kendos.
  • VersatilityCapable of both resort skiing and touring.
Good for
  • Turn easeSofter flex offers a more dynamic ride.
  • DurabilitySturdy enough for resort skiing.
  • CarvingCan carve up to medium speeds.
  • FlotationPerforms well off-piste.
Avoid for
  • High speed stabilityTip prone to chatter at higher speeds.
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The Völkl Blaze 94 Skis are the perfect choice for freeriders who want to ride free without any restrictions but with full control of a sporty all-mountain design. The Blaze series adds yet another dimension to the idea for intuitive freeriders who appreciate a playful ride coupled with agile and sporty maneuverability. With its lightweight design, this ski offers outstanding performance in almost any condition.

Key Features:

  • Titanal binding platform: A 0.3 mm thick Titanal binding platform provides direct power transfer and a fast pressure build-up from one edge to another, resulting in faster and more direct reactions in narrow and rough terrain.
  • Suspension tip: The elasticated, rubbery material on the tip and tail acts like a bumper in wind-blown or tracked conditions, improving resistance to disruption and providing fantastic flotation.
  • Hybrid multilayer wood core: The three different radii together with the tip-to-tail hybrid multilayer wood core adapt to any riding style how ever ambitious.
  • Lightweight design: Weighing only 1,546 g (@ 179 cm), these skis are also used as freeride touring skis.
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Ski length (cm)172 cm
Age GroupAdult
Includes bindingsNo
Model year2023
Ski typeAll Mountain, Freeride
Skill levelIntermediate, Advanced
Rocker profileRocker/Camber/Rocker
Tail profilePartial twin tip
Tail width (mm)116
Tip width (mm)134
Turning radius (m)15
Waist width (mm)94
TerrainAll mountain, Touring/Backcountry
Core/LaminatesMetal, Wood

Luke Hinz tested this product
Volkl built the Blaze series to be a more playful and more approachable lineup than its very popular all-mountain set of skis, i.e. the Mantra and Kendo. While those skis sport a Tailored Titanal Frame that makes them quite burly on groomers and firm snow, the Blaze has a simple wood core and only a Titanal binding reinforcement plate... Read more
Ideal for
  • The Volkl Blaze is best suited as a hybrid ski for a skier looking for a ski capable of both resort skiing and touring.
  • The Blaze is a much softer and more playful ski than its Volkl all-mountain siblings, such as the Mantra.
  • The Blaze is relatively light for an all-mountain ski, making it more nimble and lighter on the legs.
Not ideal for
  • The Blaze is not as confident on firm snow as other stiffer, heavier all-mountain skis.
  • The Blaze can carve up to medium speeds, but at higher speeds the tip is prone to chatter.
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Why did you choose this product?I wanted to test the Blaze because it is part of what has become the fastest growing lineup of skis...read more
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What was your favorite moment with this gear?My favorite moment with the Volkl Blaze 94 was when I got into some packed powder that was leftover from...read more
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What do you love about this product?More skiers these days are looking for a hybrid ski; a ski they can slap a Salomon Shift on and...read more
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What is the value for the money versus other options?For an all-mountain ski, the Blaze is very affordable. It is much cheaper than the Mantra, though it does...read more
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