Union Force Orange
the balance of cushion & response is great. from all around the mountain carving, jumps, and hitting the jibs, these do a great job of transferring my energy to the board.
the toe strap issue is only when you crank it past the last 3-4 teeth on the strap, you can easily adjust the strap to prevent "sticking."
if i got a dollar for every "sick bindings" comment i got this season i would have at least $10.