Originally Posted by ShredLife
hmm interesting... i don't find them so much stiff as i find them responsive.... and really ignorable, just not durable enough for the price.
to me i think that's the best characteristic of a binding - one i can just strap up and forget about. if i have to think about my bindings at all during a run
My only real complaint about the Diodes was how snow built up in the foot bed between my boot. After a long powder day I would literally have a layer of ice under my boots.
I really like the performance of the Unions... but I find myself checking my feet a lot during a run to make sure the toe cap is in place.