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Ribss.For a billygoat that is a pretty good size. This thread should be in geartalk though.
professor_chaosthey might be a little bit big, but if you're only skiing groomers then they'll be a good size. Id recommend a little shorter but you'll probe get used to them
ANDR01DMy guess is that he's not planning to ski a whole ton of groomers if he's buying billygoats, though I hear they do ok due to the camber underfoot. If I remember correctly, they have a solid amount of tip and tail rocker (especially tip), so they will ski shorter than their length. You'll probably be just fine with the 186, OP.
hughlorin^ you have to realize, though, that the rocker on the skis is going to cut down on the effective edge of the ski, making it ski like a much shorter ski despite the length.
they might be a little difficult to ski at first, but you'd probably learn in no time. they would not be impossible to ski by any means, and you'll have saved yourself from having to upgrade to a longer ski later.
tomPietrowskiI don't know guys for an aspiring intermediate skier that is a bad choice I think. Te 186 will compare to most 190 length skis which would be way too big for the op. I would suggest looking at other skis. There are other on3p skis like te jmo which will suit the op much better. He was only considering these as they were what was left on sale. Personally I would recommend lookin a bit further.