ARV 96


ARV 96

When Sammy Carlson and Torin Yater-Wallace are both stoked on your ski, you’re doing something right. Ready to slay the park or charge the mountain, the supremely versatile men’s ARV 96 excels in both worlds thanks to a combination of AR Freestyle Rocker and CK Struts in the tip & tail. Bred from a legacy going back to the day Armada was founded, no ski in our lineup better represents our commitment to playfulness and fun than this one.

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Freeskier Editors Pick Award

"It's really good at slarving and smearing...light, playful, nimble...really holds an edge when you lay it over."

— 2017 Freeskier Buyers' Guide

Tech Specs

2.5 Impact Edge

Oversized and specially heat-treated, built to resist impact damage

AR Freestyle Rocker

Rockered tip and tail are combined with positive camber under foot to allow the ski to charge with ease through unpredictable snow, and maintain a solid carve when asked to do so.

AR50 Sidewall
Carbon Kevlar Strut

Carbon and Kevlar stringers used in the tip and/or tail to add pop and extend life

Pop-Lite Core

Lightweight wood is combined with a higher density, stiffer species in a horizontal laminate to create an impossibly lively ski that has all the power needed for boosting to new elevations

S7 Base

Durable and low maintenance, with a speed additive for quickness

Spin Tip

Lightweight material in the tip and tail allows for increased maneuverability for the ski when in it's in the air

AR Freestyle Rocker
AR Freestyle Rocker
Flex Pattern

« Tip — Waist — Tail »

Flex Pattern

Size Chart

Length Tip Waist Tail Radius
163cm 122 96 114 17.5m
170cm 123 96 115 18.5m
177cm 125 96 117 19m
184cm 126 96 118 20m