The Origin 96 excels at providing confident edging in varied conditions while still retaining a playful personality on hardpack and looser snow alike. With a refined early-rise tip profile and VMT 1.0® added to our proven bamboo, poplar, and carbon fiber core, the Origin 96 is a one-ski quiver from east to west.
Shape + Flex
Incorporates tip and tail rocker with positive camber underfoot for maximum floatation and playful feel, while maintaining hard-snow performance.
Effective Turning Edge: 70%
Tip Rocker: 20%
Tail Rocker: 10%
Construction + Core
VMT 1.0® combines our signature bamboo and poplar wood core, a central aluminum alloy strut and precured carbon fiber strips on top to help maintain directional stability and torsional rigidity.