The Café Racer is a softboot carving board, ideal for tight, aggressive turns when tearing up resort groomers. The full camber on this board gives you more grip in turns from tip to tail, and rides like a train on tracks. A good board to learn how to carve properly but also able to handle the perfect turns of a powerful experienced rider.
The Trench Digger is designed for carving long open high-speed soul turns in a well groomed resort using soft boots. Choice of line is crucial on this one. The full camber gives you more grip in turns from tip to tail.
The Subaru Forester of snowboard bindings, the Mission can take a beating and keep coming back for more. It's why we equip our rental fleet up here at Zero G with Missions - they are bomber and provide plenty of boardfeel at a not-too-insane pricepoint.
If you want brash performance, go for the Cartel or X-Base. If comfort is your thing, Genesis and Malavita will be good binding choices, Malavita for freestyle and Genesis for freeride. The lightweight and comfy chassis and straps are a great combination, and the three-in-one highback mellows out icey-groomer-buzz and big impacts.