Our Test: Karhu Mini – Good Fun, Maxi Convenience

Our Test: Karhu Mini – Good Fun, Maxi Convenience

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What is it? The Karhu Volcan Skating Mini, top-line skating skis from a storied Finnish manufacturer - with a twist. What makes them special?: to paraphrase Henry Ford, you can have them any color length, as long as it's black 166cm. Fixed. In other words, they are as tall as your skating poles. The camber is so stiff that it is good enough for a grown up male specie up to 110kg. (yes, you could - and should - select Minis according to your weight) What is it good for? well, we could tell you, of course, that you spend 20% less on wax but do you really care? It's all about convenience. Try fitting full-size skis into a VW Golf. Tad inconvenient, isn't it? Well, Volcan Minis would fit…
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