Join us on Saturday, February 10, 2018 at South Face Village at Okemo Mountain for our final Ski Demo of the 2017-18 season! We’ll be set up at the bottom of the Sunshine Quad from 9am – 1pm. Keep Reading: South Face Village Ski Demo – February 10, 2018
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 involved with ski tuning... Keep Reading: Everything You Need to Know About Ski Tuning
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 Boot... Keep Reading: Winterplace Ski Demo – January 20,2018
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
To all our wonderful customers: From our family to yours…We at The Boot Pro would like to wish you a very happy holiday season! Thank you for your business. Here’s to a happy, healthy new year filled with lot’s of skiing!!! Keep Reading: Happy Holidays!
Finding time to shop for gifts and go skiing can be difficult. So here’s a helpful holiday list with six shop recommended gifts to make gift giving easy. Keep Reading: 6 Holiday Gifts for Skiers
Join us on Saturday, December 16, 2017 for our 2nd Annual Ladies Ski Demo! Look for The Boot Pro demo tents at Okemo behind the Winterplace G & H Buildings at the top of the A and B Quads from 9am – 1pm. Keep Reading: 2nd Annual Boot Pro Ladies Ski Demo
World Cup ski racers travel from around the world to race. With them comes the best equipment for today’s skiers and racers. Here is a summary of some of the ski racing gear you are sure to see. Keep Reading: Ski Racing Gear Proven on the World Cup
Many skis and boots available for recreational skiers and racers are based off of those the pros use. These demanding skiers put this gear to the test on some of the hardest courses in the world. Here’s a little more information on the skis and boots you will see on your favorite pros and how they relate to you. Atomic skis and boots are used by the likes of such famous alpine ski racers as Mikaela Shiffrin and Marcel Hirscher. Doubledeck Technology,... Keep Reading: Skis and Boots: Competition Tested, Athlete Approved
A boot fitter doesn’t just fix boots or boot problems. A boot fitter listens to your needs, assesses your feet, legs, and stance and makes educated recommendations based on their extensive knowledge of the products available. They take great pride in their ability to assess, instruct and guide you towards a boot that will both fit you well and perform to your expectations. You may have done extensive research on ski boots,... Keep Reading: Looking for the Perfect Ski Boot? See a Boot Fitter
With the new season nearly upon us it is important to make sure that all your ski gear is ready and in order. You can’t claim first chair if you’re rushing around the morning of, trying to find skis and boots, only to then realize you’ve got a coat of summer wax and a couple road rashed boots soles. Not the best start to a new season. Ski shops get up and running in the fall months for just this reason, we want our customers... Keep Reading: Winter is Coming: Is Your Ski Gear Ready?
On October 27 -28, some of the most famous men and women in giant slalom ski racing will be on the Rettenbach Glacier for the Audi FIS World Cup ski race at Soelden. With this, the ski racing season officially begins. This means if you haven’t done so already, it’s time to get race skis for your junior ski racer. Here’s a short video from our service manager, Randy, explaining the USSA rules and how they relate to ski selection... Keep Reading: Does Your U12 or U14 Racer Need Race Skis?