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What to Think About When Buying Skis

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From camber and rocker to groomers versus pow, it's easy to get lost in the vocabulary of buying your first set of skis. Outside contributor Bryan Rogala is here to walk you through a beginner's guide to navigating those end-of-season deals in the latest installment of The 101.

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