Our Team

The Boot Pro’s exceptionally trained boot fitting staff is wholly focused on several key factors to help you be the best skier you can be.  Our Boot fitting experts focus on ensuring you have a properly fitting boot that compliments your individual alpine skiing biomechanics coupled with custom orthotic adjustments to ensure your most important equipment—your ski boots—are comfortable and help you succeed on the slopes.

Stop in today and say hello. You’ll be glad you did! We guarantee every purchase from the Boot Pro whether in store or online.

Meet Southern Vermont’s Most Experienced Ski Boot Fitting and Ski Tuning Staff!

Our Team 11

Pat Lopiccolo at The Boot Pro in Ludlow, Vermont

Shon Racicot

Co-Owner of The BootPro

Entered Ski Industry in 2008.

Shon’s Top Three:

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Alex Racicot

Co-Owner

Entered Ski Industry in 2008.

Loves Skiing the Trees, mt biking all year long, gin & tonic.

Pat Lopiccolo at The Boot Pro in Ludlow, Vermont

Anne Bladyka

Office Manager

Entered Ski Industry in 2019.

Anne’s Top Three: Strong Sunshine, Spending Time with Family, Sewing & Creating Waldorf Dolls.

Pat Lopiccolo at The Boot Pro in Ludlow, Vermont

Haley Racicot

Front Counter

Entered Ski Industry in 2008.

Haley’s Top Three:

Hannah Farrow at The Boot Pro in Ludlow, Vermont

Hannah Farrow

Retail & Marketing

Entered the Ski Industry in 2014.

Hannah’s Top Three: Sunrises, Fresh Tracks, and Getting Big Air.

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Jonny Lienhard

Master Tuning Technician

Entered Ski Industry in 1993.

Jonny’s Top Three: His Truck, Snowmobiling, Landscaping.

Pat Lopiccolo at The Boot Pro in Ludlow, Vermont

Kyle Kennedy

Master Bootfitter

Entered the Ski Industry in 2012.

Kyle’s Top Three: Scotch, Skiing the Adirondacks, and “Your Boots are Too Big”.

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Aiden Farrar

Tuning Technician

Entered Ski Industry in 2017.

Aiden’s Top Three: Snowmobiling, Relaxing by the Lake, Peanut Butter Filled Pretzels.

Pat Lopiccolo at The Boot Pro in Ludlow, Vermont

Luke Racicot

Front Counter

Entered Ski Industry in 2008.

Luke’s Top Three:

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Matt Maxham

Tuning Technician

9Entered the Ski Industry in 2010.

Matt’s Top Three: Hiking & Biking, Fires & Family Cookouts, and Coffee & Fast Wax.

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Matt Tripp

Master Boot Fitter, Hardgoods Buyer

Entered Ski Industry in 1999.

Matt’s Top Three: Alta Powder, Cold Vermont IPAs, Working on a Goggle Tan.

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Nate Rand

Ski Technician, Bootfitter

Entered Ski Industry in 1999.

Nate’s Top Three: Rusty Trucks, Skiing, Catamount Trail.

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Randy Haskell

Service Manager

Entered the Ski Industry in 1984.

Randy’s Top Three: First Chair, Sun on his Face, Having the Best Tools!

Pat Lopiccolo at The Boot Pro in Ludlow, Vermont

Andy Buchika

Tuning Technician

Entered the Ski Industry in xxxx.

Andy’s Top Three:  Skiing, Mt Biking, Hiking with his dogs

Avery Mornis at The Boot Pro in Ludlow, Vermont

Avery Mornis

Bootfitter

Entered Ski Industry in 2017.

Avery’s Top Three: Building Mountain Bike Trails, Camp Stove Chef, Disaster for Control – I try to stay out of it.

Pat Lopiccolo at The Boot Pro in Ludlow, Vermont

Brian Firstbrook

Bootfitter

Entered the Ski Industry in 2020.

Brian’s Top Three:

Pat Lopiccolo at The Boot Pro in Ludlow, Vermont

Clara Gignoux

Front Counter

Entered the Ski Industry in 2019.

Clara’s Top Three:  Skiing the trees, funny bumper stickers, 27.36 inches of powder!

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Jayden Hinkle

Shop Support

Entered Ski Industry in 2021.

Jayden’s Top Three: Lifting Weights, Skiing, and Seafood.

Pat Lopiccolo at The Boot Pro in Ludlow, Vermont

Joyce Washburn

Front Counter

Entered the Ski Industry in 2018.

Joyce’s Top Three: Being the Boss Lady, and the Bouncer, and Crossword & Jigsaw Puzzles.

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Laurie Wilson

Office Support

Entered Ski Industry in 2011.

Laurie’s Top Three: Gardener, Mrs. Detail, Animal Lover.

Pat Lopiccolo at The Boot Pro in Ludlow, Vermont

Maya Farrar

Front Counter

Entered the Ski Industry in 2021.

Maya’s Top Three: Mac & Cheese, Good Music, Summertime

Pat Lopiccolo at The Boot Pro in Ludlow, Vermont

Pat Lopiccolo

Master Bootfitter

Entered the Ski Industry in 1997.

Pat’s Top Three: Pizza, Crazy People, and Hockey.

Grace Wright

Front Counter

Graces Top Three:  Soccer, Waffles, the Beach

Todd Rebhan

Tuning Technician

Entered the ski industry in

Todd’s Top Three:  Outdoor activities, cooking, having fun