Shop Talk

The Boot Pro is Expanding!

Big news! We are excited to announce that we have purchased the two storefronts next to us and are expanding the store! Never fear, we are expanding  to other units in the building, but not taking over the space that is Sweet Surrender Bakery. Sweet Surrender is remaining in place. With the addition of two new units, we’re knocking down walls and tripling our floor space. You can look forward to and expanded sales floor with more... Keep Reading: The Boot Pro is Expanding!

U14 States Racers Get Ready

Let The Boot Pro get your racers ready for states and end of season races with a focus on maximum safety and performance. We’ll take care of all the details to ensure your ski racers safety and give them the best shot at a personal best or place on the podium. These are the things you should consider before your athletes next race: Bring your racer’s boots in for inspection. Do they need heel or toe plates replaced? Are... Keep Reading: U14 States Racers Get Ready

Everything You Need to Know About Ski Tuning

Ski tuning is an essential part of skiing. Just like any precision instrument, like your car engine for example, your skis need to be tuned periodically to ensure optimal performance too. A proper tune can make or break your skiing experience. Tuning your skis throughout the season is important. They are your “toys” after all and you want them to perform at their best and last you several years. These are the steps... Keep Reading: Everything You Need to Know About Ski Tuning

Winterplace Ski Demo – January 20,2018

Join us on Saturday, January 20, 2018 for a Winterplace Ski Demo! This Free ski demo will take place from 9am – 1pm at Okemo Mt. Resort. Look for The Boot Pro demo tents behind the Winterplace G & H Buildings at the top of the A and B Quads. There will be recreational skis available for both men and women from all of the major brands we carry. Pre-registration is not mandatory but is highly recommended to avoid delays at the demo tent. To pre-register, stop by The... Keep Reading: Winterplace Ski Demo – January 20,2018

How to Stay Warm When Skiing

Vermont winters give you a mix of weather, so having the right gear to get you through it is critical. Your day could start out with a high humidity snowfall and suddenly change to high winds and low temps.  Layering correctly is key to making sure you stay warm when skiing and get a good long day in on the hill. On your upper body, start at the skin with a wicking base layer. Add a mid-layer for insulation and a waterproof/breathable outer... Keep Reading: How to Stay Warm When Skiing