Snowboard boots comfort

| Add a new Post...
Post By
  Thread Started By:   richsnow   On:   Sunday 12/11/2017 @ 11:07 Show Newest First    
richsnow
Posts: 2
  #2  Snowboard boots comfort  Posted 12/11/2017 @ 11:07
I have recently purchased a pair of Salomon Launch but they were torturing my feet. Now I am on a lookout for new boots and have tried few pairs, really looking for something that will actually fit my odd feet properly (wide toecap, fairly narrow heel). After trying about 20 different pairs of boots Burton Ion fits the best. Really feels nice on my feet. I am concerned about the stiffness rating of this model though. It is 2018 version rated as stiff. I am a beginner, can link turns fine just working on my switch at the moment. What do you think, is it worth prioritising comfort over softness of the boot for a beginner? (32 Lashed was the next best thing but to get some comfort I had to a size higher - normally I am 11 but had to go 12 with 32 Lashed to feel I have enough room) Would I get away with riding Burton Ion or would it affect my progression?
          Reload  Top
Subscribe using any feed reader!
Search the Forum
Advanced Search
Latest Posts Latest Active Threads RSS Feed
- Teacher 27 girl boarder looking to go away 24th march
- Teacher 27 girl boarder looking to go away 24th march
- 155 or 158cm - Need Advice
- Last Snow Of The Winter
- Spend more on Board or Bindings
- Can I still snowboard with plantar fasciitis
- Advice on equipment
- Bataleon Global Warmer (GW) vs. Lobster Park Board
- JAPAN Airlines - snowboard carriage/baggage help!?
- Olympics
- Kids boards (boarding packages)
- Premium Return Flight to Japan Feb 2019 Up For Grabs
- snowboarding survey for uni coursework. HELP!
- The Dolomites - Off Piste Powder
- protecting snowboard edge/snowboard bags
- Snowboard Boots for wide Feet?
- Burton Mission binding ratchets
- Intense Footpain - please help :(
- Fully Catered Chalet, 4 places, 24th-31st March - La Plagne
- Beginner Snowboard
Get our Newsletter
Your E-mail Address
More Details
Find us on Facebook
© 2001-2018 GONEboarding.co.uk