Ladies – the Black Pearl 88 is made for you to go after the hill with ease. Still the #1 ski in America for all the right reasons, this updated shape offers all that you need in a women's ski, with the added benefit of W.S.D. Carbon Flipcore Technology. The performance is tough to beat, and the ski ability is amazing with it's versatile 88mm waist and floaty 128mm tip. Adding Carbon Flipcore made this one of the lightest skis you can buy without sacrificing stability and improved edge hold on hard pack days. Grab the #1 women's ski 5 years in a row; the Black Pearl 88 and make your own adventures.
- Skill level: Intermediate-Advanced
- Sidecut: 128-88-110 (165)
- Tip & Tail Rocker
- Poplar/Bamboo Woodcore
- Carbon Flipcore
- Trueblend Flipcore WSD
- Sandwich Compound Sidewall
- Sintered Graphite Base
- Partial Twin Tip
- Turning Radius: 14mm
- Weight: 3480g (165cm)
Trueblend Flipcore WSD Construction
To the women who go skiing as often as they can, who schedule long lunch breaks for mid-day hot laps, who get the entire family to the ski hill on the weekends, who find solace in snow-covered trees or perfect corduroy, the Black Pearls are your anthem. Long one of the bestselling skis, we know women trust the Black Pearls to cut through chalk, carve gorgeous arcs and unlock challenging terrain. After years of proven success and an intensive development process that relied on a core group of female athletes and advisors, the Black Pearls are as versatile, inspiring and easy to ski as they’ve ever been, fine-tuned to empower all women on the mountain—novices to experts and everyone in between.
Combining Beech and Poplar woods in a uniquely balanced blend that's tailored to the performance needs of each Blizzard all-mountain ski, the TrueBlend cores are labor-intensive but worth the extra effort.
Sandwich Compound Sidewall
All Blizzard skis with the exception of some junior skis are built with ABS or Phenol sidewalls for superior performance (stability, power transmission, handling) and durability.