Orthopedics? - Snowboarding Forum - Snowboard Enthusiast Forums
User Tag List

Reply
 
LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
post #1 of 18 (permalink) Old 01-06-2014, 06:39 PM Thread Starter
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2013
Posts: 106
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Orthodics?

I swear there's something on here about some cite that had some good ones but i can't find it! I where orthopedics in my shoes but never in my boots and it's really starting to hurt my feet

Last edited by snownstuff; 01-06-2014 at 07:38 PM.
snownstuff is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 18 (permalink) Old 01-06-2014, 09:25 PM
Junior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2013
Posts: 19
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I've heard that superfeet makes good insoles with good support. Just keep in mind that the green is for extremely high arches, blue is for you're average arch (most likely you), and black is for mostly flat footed people. They seem to exaggerate the sizing in their info, so just figured I should put that out there.

If you're unsure of what type of arches you have, here is a test runners do to determine how high of arches they have. Take This Simple Test To Learn If You Have High or Low Arches | Runner's World
Silverlight is offline  
post #3 of 18 (permalink) Old 01-06-2014, 09:33 PM
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Feb 2010
Posts: 375
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
Sole Softec Response Foot Beds - Outside Outfitters

Sole is what I use. Love them. You need to go with your boots to the store and try different ones
kaborkian is offline  
post #4 of 18 (permalink) Old 01-06-2014, 09:44 PM
Veteran Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: NJ
Posts: 610
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 16 Post(s)
I went to a bootfitter/pedorthist after trying much if the off the shelf stuff
tanscrazydaisy is offline  
post #5 of 18 (permalink) Old 01-06-2014, 10:54 PM
-LIFETIME MEMBER-
 
DevilWithin's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2013
Posts: 482
Mentioned: 1 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 2 Post(s)
I have superfeet insoles and they work great. However, I hadn't read about Remind insoles when I purchased them. I think the threads you're talking about are in reference to a number of forum members that highly recommend Remind. Snowklinger wrote a great review after a year in a pair of remind medics. You can read the review here: http://www.snowboardingforum.com/gen...c-insoles.html
DevilWithin is offline  
post #6 of 18 (permalink) Old 01-06-2014, 11:27 PM
Veteran Member
 
Join Date: Mar 2013
Location: NJ
Posts: 610
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 16 Post(s)
Quote:
Originally Posted by Silverlight View Post
I've heard that superfeet makes good insoles with good support. Just keep in mind that the green is for extremely high arches, blue is for you're average arch (most likely you), and black is for mostly flat footed people. They seem to exaggerate the sizing in their info, so just figured I should put that out there.

If you're unsure of what type of arches you have, here is a test runners do to determine how high of arches they have. Take This Simple Test To Learn If You Have High or Low Arches | Runner's World
Superfeet also has their Custom Kork insoles also, where they are also heat moldable.
tanscrazydaisy is offline  
post #7 of 18 (permalink) Old 01-12-2014, 09:09 AM Thread Starter
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Oct 2013
Posts: 106
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I finally found the ones i was thinking of REMIND INSOLES - Comfort, One Foot At A Time but learned that the only pair with alot of suport is 2 sizes too small for me so thanks for telling me what so good orthotics are.
snownstuff is offline  
post #8 of 18 (permalink) Old 01-14-2014, 01:32 PM
-LIFETIME MEMBER-
 
legallyillegal's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: fuck Snowboarding
Posts: 4,492
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
every foot is different, you have to be your own bootfiiter sometimes

personally, i took the blue superfeet, cut off everything but the plastic heel, and ride with them below the liners and with no extra insole

THERE ARE SPECIFIC REASONS AS TO WHY I AM MORE LOCAL THAN YOU

GOD IS DONUT
legallyillegal is offline  
post #9 of 18 (permalink) Old 01-14-2014, 01:43 PM
Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2012
Posts: 49
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)
I have a normal arch but a oddly shaped foot. Skinny in the heel and really wide in the front. I've tried superfeet, sole and footprint insoles.

Superfeet: were ok, never had foot pain but I'd get uncomfortable standing on them all day, they also started to smell pretty bad after a while.

Soles: Very comfortable, never had foot paint, also have anti-microbial materials and dont stink after excessive use. I use these in my work boots 40-70 hours a week and they are great.

Footprint gamechangers: Just started using these in my new snowboard boots and I'm amazed. They are the closest you can get to a custom insole off the shelf. I had to inject water into the botttom of the sole which activates a gell and causes them to swell up. I then put them on for 30min and they made a perfect match to my foots shape when the gel hardened. They're also made with a super high energy absorbent material and are great for snowboarding. First time in my life I've had literally 0 foot discomfort in new boots, even on the first day or using them. They also came with little pads that you can use to customize the foot, ie raise or lower the front or rear of the sole to create a perfect fit in your boot.
mikeinaus is offline  
post #10 of 18 (permalink) Old 01-14-2014, 03:51 PM
Senior Member
 
MeanJoe's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2011
Location: Columbus, Ohio
Posts: 245
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Tagged: 0 Thread(s)
Quoted: 2 Post(s)
I'm starting my 3rd season on Sidas custom insoles. My local shop has the fitting system to take the mold of your footbed and form the insole. They're easily the best decision I've ever made related to my boots and comfort all-day.

Custom Technology - Sidas
MeanJoe is offline  
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the Snowboarding Forum - Snowboard Enthusiast Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in









Human Verification

In order to verify that you are a human and not a spam bot, please enter the answer into the following box below based on the instructions contained in the graphic.



Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Display Modes
Linear Mode Linear Mode



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
Powered by vBadvanced CMPS v3.2.3
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome