vor 3 Tagen In Kitzbühel gehen mit dem Super-G der Männe die diesjährigen Hahnenkamm- Rennen zu Ende. Mauro Caviezel will vorne mitfahren. Jan. Immer wenn Mikaela Shiffrin bei einem Super G startet, dann gewinnt sie auch. So auch in Cortina d'Ampezzo, wo die US-Amerikanerin. Im Gegensatz zu Slalom und Riesenslalom wird der Super-G in nur einem Lauf entschieden. Abfahrten wie im alpinen Skisport.
Jim Schaffner, owner of Start Haus and a longtime ski racer, recommends a 40m-radius ski for masters super-Gs, like the pair he holds here.
The five-year theory strikes again! Winter marks the fifth anniversary of the unpopular sidecut and ski length mandates by the FIS. The current crop of super-G skis is a blast to ski on, way better than they were.
Both recommend this ski for strong, experienced masters-level men and women. If your old super-G skis are, say cm long, their radius is likely closer to 38m.
To make bigger sidecuts more user-friendly, the latest crop of super-G skis has softer flex patterns and torsional rigidity, especially in the tips and tails, to help lower resistance in and out of turns.
Some companies have added a small amount of rocker to the ski tip, too. While they give up speed and stability on the faster, straighter sections of a course, they more than make up for it with better turns — and masters super-G sets can be turny.
Super-G skis are damper and adapt better to the terrain. We are re-launching our subscription paywall, and asking our readers to support the only publication devoted to the sport we all love.
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