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The Head MYA 5 made it into the top 5 women's skis in the on-piste category. Its versatility for recreational skiers looking to progress and improve their turns makes it a good first buy when you decide that owning your own skis is the only way to go.

Level
Advanced, Intermediate
Terrain
Piste
Best for
Progressing your turns on groomed runs for recreational female skiers looking to advance to the next level. Also good for shorter radius and slower speed turning.
Price
£425.00
lengths
149, 156, 163
Type
Ski
Off-piste
5
Low speed
8
On-piste
8
High speed
5
Overall Score
8

The Head MYA 5 will suit a recreational skier looking to advance to the next level.

If you want to perfect your carving turns on-piste then this ski will provide you with the right balance of lightness, responsiveness and control that will enable you to gain confidence as you improve your carving technique.

The skis are particularly good for shorter radius turns, but received mixed results at higher speeds with scores varying between 2.5 and 4 (out of 5).

The edge hold is very good though and at slightly slower speeds this provides fantastic control over the skis.

If you are looking to progress from rental skis to buying your own pair then the Head MYA 5 is a good stepping stone. 

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