New 2023 Salomon Snowboards
The brand new boards for 2022-23 are:
Exiting 2022 Salomon Snowboards
The 2022 boards that are not returning with a 2023 mannequin:
All 2023 Salomon Snowboards by Class
Under, I’ve categorized Salomon’s 2022-23 lineup. That is based on the classes right here at SnowboardingProfiles.com and never essentially the identical as how Salomon may label them.
In fact these are solely broad classes as each board is totally different, however this can be a tough information.
SALOMON BEGINNER SNOWBOARDS
SALOMON PARK/FREESTYLE SNOWBOARDS
SALOMON ALL-MOUNTAIN-FREESTYLE SNOWBOARDS
SALOMON AGGRESSIVE ALL-MTN-FREESTYLE SNOWBOARDS
SALOMON ALL-MOUNTAIN SNOWBOARDS
SALOMON FREERIDE SNOWBOARDS
SALOMON POWDER & SHORT/WIDE SNOWBOARDS
So there you’ve got the 2023 Salomon snowboards.
Out with the Previous
A number of 2022 fashions aren’t returning with a 2023 mannequin. Nonetheless, a number of these are changed by the brand new boards. The Villain, Gypsy, HPS Wolle Nyvelt and HPS Taka Cut up 2.0 all have replacements.
You could possibly additionally argue that the exiting Final Experience is changed by the Highpath. Although that might be a stretch. Whereas, they are a comparable sort of board, they’re fairly totally different.
The Pillow Discuss makes manner with no apparent substitute.
3 break up boards exit (however 3 new ones additionally are available – see under).
In with the New
The Summary is available in as a unisex choice to exchange each the Villain and the Gypsy. Whereas it is just a little bit greater than only a title change, it is not far more than that.
The Highpath additionally is available in as a unisex choice – a brand new freeride, bordering aggressive all-mountain board.
The Tremendous 8 Professional brings in a professional mannequin for the Tremendous 8 and the Wolle Nyvelt Fish is a substitute, although with fairly a number of variations (see above) for the Wolle Nyvelt.
After which there are the three new break up boards (Taka Cut up 2.0, Highpath Cut up, Bellevue break up) and a brand new youth choice.
Adjustments to Current Fashions
Not a number of the returning fashions get adjustments, however there a number of that do, together with an overhaul of the Sight. These adjustments embrace:
- Huck Knife: Royal rubber pads are talked about for the 23 mannequin, changing the slingshot sidewall which it had within the 22 mannequin
- Huck Knife Professional: Royal Rubber rails instead of gunslinger sidewall
- No Drama: 23 mannequin has royal rubber pads. Triax glass (along with BA MD fiber glass) on the 23 mannequin. Simply the BA MD Fiber glass for the 22 mannequin
- Sight: Overhauled. Similar camber, comparable flex, although they label it marginally stiffer. Similar sizes (besides dropping the 155W measurement), However now tapered directional – was directional twin. Waist width wider on all however the 147. 20mm setback, the place there was 10mm on the 22 mannequin. Tail/tip widths differ each due to the waist widths and since there’s now taper. Rffective edge totally different too. So total a really totally different board. Nonetheless extruded base and identical core, however has popster now and royal cork rails, medium stone end and all-mountain edge bevels. Similar BA LD glass.
Fairly a bit happening for Salomon’s 2023 snowboard lineup when it comes to new boards and exiting boards. And while not many returning boards had adjustments, the Sight received a giant overhaul and a few smaller adjustments to different fashions.
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