The Nitro Slash is a medium stiff board, like driving a playful and happy "Big Mountain" ride. The shape and flex give the Slash control on the slopes, but is playful enough grounds for side hits, tight turns between trees and large powder fields. The Slash is so versatile that it does not matter whether you go with freeriding, backcountry freestyle it does or sounds in a playful way the piste..
Nitro says about the Slash
The evolution of the Quiver Slash continues with a whole new 3D Surf Tech shape with a convex nose and long transition into the front binding for the ultimate surfy feel. At the same time, the concave tail allows for quick control and carve-ability on and of the marked trail. The concept of a 3D Slash is simple – Crafted to be more fun and turn any condition into a pow day experience.
If you are looking for something new, something exciting, and something to give you a surfier feel on the mountain no matter the conditions, the new Quiver Slash with its evolutionary 3D Surf Tech is something you need to try. Crafted to give more float and smooth edge-to-edge transitions in the pow and slush with its spooned nose shape while fully balanced with the response and control provided by the a concave channel in the tail. This new shape is different and smoother than anything you have ridden before; its attention to detail creates no kinks in the combination of the new design and the Trüe camber profile – there is only a smooth transition from the tip and tail to the binding insert. The smooth 3D Surf Tech combined with Nitro's Sintered Speed Formula HD base allows top-level speeds to keep you slashing and surfing through any terrain with ease. The wide width and Progressive sidecut will enable you to lay into carves on the groomers to quick pow slashes in the woods with precision and confidence. If you appreciate evolution or are just looking for a board that can make any day feel like a pow day, then the new Quiver Slash is for you.