Zapz Custom Footbeds

Footwork Fancy

We still prefer the work of a custom bootfitter, but consider Zapz custom footbeds ($50) a cost-cutting alternative. Trim to fit, microwave, drop into your boots and stand buckled in. As the heat-activated gel cools, they mold to your feet. The heel pocket is deep and supportive, the fit superior to one-shape-fits-all stock insoles. In shops or online.


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Sweet Smell of Success

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Holiday Gifts for the Cool Kid on Your List

What, like we know? No way. But we know whom to ask for gift ideas that your teen boy will love.

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Stuff We Like: Winter Boots

Slide your feet into these kicks when the lifts close.


Stuff We Like: Footbalance Insoles

Custom footbeds that will make you a better skier

Salomon's Custom Fit Technology

Salomon's Custom Fit Technology

"CS" shells, now available in more models, are a quick fix for problem feet