I cannot count how many times it has been posted here, there, and everywhere: You must DEMO DEMO DEMO DEMO before you buy. So, what can you learn from demoing a ski? Well, let's talk about what it takes to demo skis properly.
“If you don’t know where you are going, any road will take you there”...
high-performance rental center
same day in the same conditions on the same trail
the lack of a tune
what can you learn from demoing a ski?
you need a baseline or point of reference