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Carbon Energyzer

Salomon Carbon Energyzer

Sale $79.96 Reg. $99.95 20% Off

Aina Skate Boot - Women's

Atomic Aina Skate Boot - Women's


RS Carbon Skate Boot

Salomon RS Carbon Skate Boot


S-Lab Skate Boot - Men's

Salomon S-Lab Skate Boot - Men's


RC5 Skate Boot

Fischer RC5 Skate Boot

Sale $169.96 Reg. $199.95 15% Off

S-Lab Skate Pro Boot

Salomon S-Lab Skate Pro Boot


RSK Skate Boot

Alpina RSK Skate Boot

Sale $187.46 Reg. $249.95 25% Off

ASK Skate Boot

Alpina ASK Skate Boot

Sale $107.97 Reg. $179.95 40% Off

How to Buy Skate Skiing Boots

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How to Buy Skate Skiing Boots

Of all the Nordic disciplines, skating is the fastest and thus, it requires the stiffest boots. A skate boot uses a plastic or carbon cuff for additional ankle support and a stiff sole to create a powerful platform for push-off when you’re skating. You can choose between hook-and-loop and ratcheting ankle straps, and high-end boots sometimes have an instep strap that ensures a snug, aggressive fit. Recreational boots have a roomier fit and more insulation, and there are also Combi models available, which have a removable cuff so you can use them for skate and classic skiing. Atomic and Salomon boots work with SNS bindings, while everything else is compatible with the NNN/NIS system, unless otherwise specified.


Recreational or race-focused, all skate skiing boots use synthetic uppers. Recreational boots may include more insulation and softer/more comfortable materials, while race boots are often stiffer and may feature carbon cuffs and soles.


Almost all boots have a quick-lace system, a zippered lace cover, and a hook-and-loop or ratcheting ankle strap. Some race boots have instep ratchets.


SNS Pilot boots work with Profil and Pilot bindings, Profil boots work only with Profil bindings, and NNN/NIS boots only with NNN/NIS bindings.