Leki wrote the book on poles and The Carbon 14 Trigger S says it all. The carbon shaft is light, strong and comfortable. The unique Trigger S grip system is binding meets ski pole in a visible system. The Leki Carbon 14 Trigger S is supremely safe and easy to use. With precise power transfer this pole is incredibly comfortable. If you are a racer or a recreational skier who simply wants the best, the Leki Carbon 14 Trigger S is for you.