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post #3 of (permalink) Old 10-14-2012, 02:44 PM
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Originally Posted by SteadyHigh View Post
Ive been riding some burton ions the past two seasons and they are pretty dead and loose, so I'm into the market for new boots.

I ride a 160 Sherlock with some malavitas and have an all mountain riding style.

I'm looking for a stiffer boot that you can shread in all day long. I have a size 11 pretty normal foot. Kinda skinny in the heel and pretty wide flat toe area, I guess you can say I have very picky feet and takes me a while to adjust to new boots

So what do you guys recommend? I'd love to just throw and a new pair and not have to worry about pressure points or a perfect fit so I don't go numb. Do boots like this actually exist? I've been reading up on the solomon synapse and they seem nice but maybe a little to soft, also looked at the malamutes that seem stiffer

So I'll stop blabbering,

Thanks for the help guys

Ps. Anyone know a good shop around Calgary for Solomon?
My friend just bought the K2 Thraxis and I just bought the K2 UFO at Mission in Kensington. Put them on for over a half hour and then decided to buy them and get them heat molded. Althougth I have not ridden them yet....they are just super comfortable. I think you Ski Cellar may sell Solomon. They sell K2's but didn't have the UFO's and ran out of Thraxis.
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