Me: 200lbs, size 10 boot
Board length: 164W
Bindings: Rome Targa L/Xl
Conditions: 3in fresh snow over packed groomers and choppy early season moguls
I got this board on a closeout sale new/blem. Top sheet had a few scratches but otherwise good condition.
I have a Rome Mod...
Looking at both of these boards to save a few bucks instead of buying the 2017. Would like to know what the differences are. I'm looking for a board that is versatile - aggressive on steep groomers, but good in powder and through trees. They both seem very similar.
Me: 6'2, 195 lbs, aggressive rider. I'm coming off an ACL repair so I'm not as strong as normal and haven't been hitting many jumps.
Boards: Rome Mod 159 and 162
Bindings: 2017 Rome Targa L/XL
Conditions: All except deep pow.
Flex - It's a stiff board, but only longitudinally. Torsional flex is...
nobody's got one of these???.....lol
for the price, I think this board is the ISH!!....yea, yea,...now rome boards are made in china...but they're designed in the US......oh well, compromise can be
necessary....but it's sad they can't make em here and keep the price down...
I'd thought I'd post some of my thoughts and impressions of the Rome Mountain Division. As of yet I've only ridden it in Australia, so people who see similar conditions (icy mornings, slushy afternoons) will get the most out of this. I bought this board to blast around Japan resorts as I holiday...