Rome Bindings 2011-2012

09 Mar, 2011


For years, Rome has been designing and building bindings for the 100 day rider.  The targa’s, 390’s and Madisons have won over riders hearts and taken their place in the lineup for quality bindings that last.  Over time other names have been added to the list, arsenal, united, shifts, struts, bosses to bring out a full array of options for a variety of riders.  Rome continues to build based on quality, comfort and durability.

In recent years they’ve introduced technology like Vrod baseplaste for added board flex and tweakability, Yes I can’t for anatomically correct stances with power in the nose and tail and cant in the back for customizing the ankle of your highback.  For 2012, Rome introduces a new binding called the Mob.  Designed for ultimate tweakability, lightness and LNP approved, the binding lets you ride anywhere and everywhere you want.

Rome Targa

The highest levels of customization in any binding, side-to-side tweakability with edge to edge control, canting customization for power and anatomical comfort, shock -absorbing suspension in your highback.  Features Yes I cant system, v-rod baseplate, antishock highback, conformist .3 toe strap, underwrap .3 heel hoop, PF adjust ankle strap, subbase V pad, rome customization foundation, rome quicktech foundation.  Sizes:  S/M, L/XL

Colors:  White, Bjorn Black

Rome Targa and Rome 390 Boss

Rome 390 Boss

Side-to-side tweakability with edge to edge power, canting customization for power and anatomical comfort, minimized footprint for natural board flex, 0 degree forward lean for the jib life up to 24 degree forward lean for riders who like more support, enhanced board feel.  Features V-rod baseplate, YES I cant system, underwrap.2 heel hoop, 390 asym highback, conformist.2 toe strap, contour ankle strap, subbase V-pad, rome customization foundation, rome quicktech foundation.  Sizing:  S/M and L/XL

Colors:  Black, Red, Lucite,White/Black

Rome 390 Boss on far left

Rome 390

Mid-air tweakability, all mountain slashin’ fun, smooth on rail balance, anatomically correct heelside support, narrow baseplate footprint for optimized board flex, side to side freedom with toe to heel power.  Features V-rod baseplate, underwrap.2 heel hoop, 390 asym highback, conformist.2 toe strap, contour ankle strap, subbase V-pad, rome customization foundation, rome quicktech foundation.  Sizing:  S/M and L/XL.

Colors:  White, Black, Eiki

Rome Arsenal

Riding anyway and anywhere you want to shred, a good amount of support in the ankle, a moderate blend of flex and support on heelsides, the freedom to customize in more the 5 zones of the binding, pure power transfer to edges, lightness.  Features underwrap heel hoop, conformist.1 toe strap, arsenal highback, conformist.1 toe strap, PF1 ankle strap, SF baseplate, subbase pad, rome customization foundation, rome quicktech foundation.  Sizes:  S/M and L/XL

Colors:  Black, Yellow

Rome Mob

Customizable highback canting, LNP signature colorway, toe-to-heel power, tuck-knee worthy side to side flex, lightness, optimized board flex, riding anyway and everywhere you want to shred your snowboard, a good amount of support in the ankle, a moderate blend of flex and support on heelsides, the freedom to customize in more than 5 zones of the binding, pure power transfer to edges.  Features V-rod unibody, cant in the back technology, MOB highback, conformist.1 toe strap, contour ankle strap, subbase V-pad, rome customization foundation.  Sizes:  S, M and L.

Colors:  Yellow Black, LNP, Black White

Rome United

Smooth, consistent flex in all directions, simplicity with customization, lightness, throwing tuck knees like LNP, pressing box, carving corduroy, tweaking an over head method, slashing powder, spinning with style.  Features unibody baseplate, conformist.1 toe strap, United asym highback, contour ankle strap, subbase pad, rome customization foundation, rome quicktech foundation.  Sizing:  S, M and L.

Colors:  Black, Red

Direct center of image in Red colorway

Rome Shift

The garage band binding that just feels good underfoot, heelside power, all mountain fun, consistent flex of unibody polycarbonate, toeside power from a supportive ankle strap, more money for your season’s pass, rome’s signature customization package, progression everyday on the hill.  Features unibody baseplate, conformist.1 toe strap, shift highback, PF1 ankle strap, subbase pad, rome customization foundation, rome quicktech foundation.  Sizing:  S, M and L.

Colors:  White, Black, Blue

Rome Madison (Women’s)

MFR level pow riding, MFR level park jumping, MFR level rail riding, bio-correct highback power, super comfortable ankle support, narrow baseplate footprint for optimized board flex, side to side freedom with toe to heel power.  Features V-rod baseplate, underwrap.2 heel loop, madison asym highback, conformist.2 toe strap, contour ankle strap, subbase V-pad, rome customization foundation, rome quicktech foundation.  Sizing:  S/M (adjustable to 3 different lengths).

Colors:  Aqua/White, MFR, White/Silver

Rome Madison MFR

Rome Strut (Women’s)

All-girl power trio lays down tracks with power and style.  Anatomically correct comfort, anatomically correct power, customization to make a binding personal, powerful toesides, powerful heelsides.  Features underwrap heel loop, strut highback, conformist.1 toe strap, PF1 ankle strap, SF baseplate, subbase pad, rome customization foundation, rome quicktech foundation. Sizing:  S/M (adjustable to 3 different lengths).

Colors:  White, Green

Rome Shift (Women’s)

The garage band binding that just feels good underfoot, progressive fun everyday on the hill with friends, heelside control at all speeds, all mountain good times, the consistent flex of unibody polycarbonate, toeside power from a supportive ankle strap, rome’s customization package so the choice is yours.  Features unibody baseplate, conformist.1 toe strap, shift highback, PF1 ankle strap, subbase pad, rome customization foundation, rome quicktech foundation.  Sizing:  S/M (Aqua, S, M, L (White).

Colors:  White, Aqua

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1 Comment

  1. sean patmore
    May 23, 2011

    Im loving the look of the rome 390 eiki, looks so sick, i wish they did that theme in the boss, as i love the idea of the canting beds to gain more pop. i cant wait to get them. is there a release date yet ?