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Old 10-21-2010, 11:56 AM   #1 (permalink)
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If I wore a 8.5 in my burtons would I also in some rome boots.? I wanna just order some off the phone because I dont think anywhere around here sells room boots.
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Old 10-21-2010, 11:34 PM   #2 (permalink)
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There are several Rome dealers in VA, are any of these close to you? You just can't beat trying on boots in person, there's so much more to a good fit than just finding the correct length. If you're set on mail order, an 8.5 should be OK.

475 Westfield Road
Charlottesville, VA 22901
Tel: 434.978.4091

East Coast Board Co.
10358 Lee Highway
Fairfax, VA 22030
Tel: 703.352.4600

Willis Ski & Snowboard
11236 James Swart Cir.
Fairfax, VA 22030
Tel: 703.385.7669

Mekos Surf, Skate and More
3420 Von Schilling Drive
Hampton, VA 23666
Tel: 757.826.7873

Function 4 Sports
1854 East Market St.
Harrisonburg, VA 22801
Tel: 540.433.7201

Ski Center
1245 Sycamore SQ
Midlothian, VA 23113
Tel: 804.794.8500

Wave Riding Vehicles
1900 Cypress Ave
Virgina Beach, VA 23451
Tel: 757.422.8823

Shenk & Tittle
Apple Blossom Mall, 1850 Apple Blossom Dr
Winchester, VA 22601
Tel: 540.545.4170

The Mountain Inn At Wintergreen
Wintergreen, VA 22958
Tel: 434.325.1183
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Old 10-23-2010, 01:17 PM   #3 (permalink)
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Originally Posted by deerpark30 View Post
If I wore a 8.5 in my burtons would I also in some rome boots.? I wanna just order some off the phone because I dont think anywhere around here sells room boots.
Hi Deerpark,

No, it is rare for one brand's sizing to match anothers. If you measure your foot using the method below and email it to the retailer, they should be able to let you know with a high degree of certainty that a specific boot size will be a good fit.

Please measure your foot using this method:

Kick your heel (barefoot please, no socks) back against a wall. Mark the floor exactly at the tip of your toe (the one that sticks out furthest - which toe this is will vary by rider). Measure from the mark on the floor to the wall. That is your foot length and is the only measurement that you will want to use. Measure in centimeters if possible, but if not, take inches and multiply by 2.54 (example: an 11.25 inch foot x 2.54 = 28.57 centimeters).
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