Buying ski boots can be a confusing process as they depend on your foot shape and what fit you require, especially if you’re buying online. However, if you go to the right retailer an online boot purchase can then be custom fitted in one of their stores for no extra cost. Check out our top 3 ski boots for 2017 from great online retailer Snow + Rock. If you need more reassurance and advice then the Snow + Rock Ski Boot Buying Guide is worth checking out.
The bestselling ski boots for Snow + Rock and for good reason: these ski boots are made by highly respected outdoor specialists Salomon and are perfect for an all mountain skier. The versatile boot suits a range of ski techniques and from levels advanced to expert. The X Max 120 uses TWINFRAME technology with 360o Custom Shell. This gives the boot a combination of stiff material along the sole and through the oversized pivot to improve control and the custom shell is on the instep and forefoot to improve feel and fit.
The My Custom Fit Lab liner is the brand’s highest performance liner to give you a personalised fit for enhanced comfort and shaping on the slopes.
Salomon Men’s X Max 120 Ski Boots Main Features
- Ability Level – Advanced to Expert
- Flex – 120 to stiff
- 360o Custom Shell
- My Custom Fit 3D Race liner
- Weight – 4150g
The Dalbello Panterra 100 are a stylish and high-performance ski boot that will give you the flexibility and protection you need when on the mountains. Suitable for intermediate to advanced level skiers the Panterra 100 has adjustable canting as well as adjustable heel inclinator. The 3 Piece Cabrio design gives consistent flex along with lateral and rearward power for great movement. The ski boots will have a close contoured fit as they utilise the Dalbello Contour 4 Fit Technology and also have a toe buckle to adjust for hot-spots in width.
These ski boots also give you stance centring technology (Centre Balanced “Rocker” Stance) so you can gain more power and control with less effort by centring your body mass.
Dalbello Men’s Panterra 100 Ski Boots Main Features
- Ability Level – Intermediate to Advanced
- Flex – 100 to medium
- Micro buckles
- Hy-Grip rubber midsole
- Contour 4 Fit Technology
The Rossignol Men’s Allspeed Pro 120 Ski Boots are fully customisable for a perfect fit for all ski abilities, foot types, and ski stances. The 100 mm “medium” last gives you an anatomically accurate fit and the Rossignol Custom OptiSensor Thinsulate Platinum liner will provide a precision fit to give the ski boots comfort, high support, and constant warmth.
Coupled with the customisable technology is a high-grade mono-injected build that has multiple adjustment options to give the best fit and stability while providing performance boosting capabilities. The shell has Rossignol’s new Sensor Blade aerodynamics so that weight has been reduced and energy is now driven into the ski for dynamic power transmission.
Rossignol Men’s Allspeed Pro 120 Ski Boots – Main Features
- Ability Level – Advanced
- Flex – 120
- Forefoot Thinsulate Platinum Liner
- 100 mm Sensor Blade
- One piece toe box