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Ski Boot Myth Busting

Most of us use seatbelts religiously. We try to avoid “unhealthy” foods. We exercise. We floss. In many parts of our lives, we fall in line with “Conventional Wisdom”. Makes life easier. And in selecting our ski equipment, conventional wisdom like having our bindings regularly checked is often a good thing. But conventional wisdom can fail us when its advice is outdated; when technology has brought new products into the sport. You don’t need a heavy wool sweater when a breathable soft shell is warmer and drier. One of the biggest improvements in equipment design over the past 20 years has been in ski geometry and construction. Can you imagine going back to 207 cm Rossi Stratos for bumps or...

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