Archive for the ‘Skiing’ Category

May 24, 2019

Head’s Nexo LYT was one of the lightest Alpine boots on the market and they have used this technology to give the legendary Edge a revamp.   Edge 130 LYT   Edge 110 LYT Edge 100 LYT 100 w The Edge LYT maintains it wide fitting last (102mm) whilst enhancing the fit and performance. The […]

Another addition to Head’s growing LYT series is the Nexo LYT RS, this is the Nexo LYT’s closer-fitting brother.   Nexo LYT RS 80 w   Nexo LYT RS 120 Based off the same shape as the Nexo LYT, the Nexo LYT RS still has that typical Head triangle shape, narrower in the heel and […]

April 23, 2019

At the start of this month the Profeet team went out to Chamonix to celebrate the end of another great winter season. They visited areas of Le Tour, Argentiere and Grand Monte.   Many hours of skiing were had and they used a range of boots and skis! From all of the brands we stock, […]

March 20, 2019

Ski Boot Technician Ben runs through his favourite ski boots of the season. More about Ben Ben has a BSc degree in Sport and Exercise Science and a MSc in Sport Science for Optimal Performance from the University of Kent. He has previously worked as a first team sports intern for Charlton Athletic Football Club […]

March 8, 2019

Ski Boot Technician Chloe runs through her favourite ski boots of the season. More about Chloe Chloe studied Sport and Exercise Science at the University of Brighton and focused her undergraduate dissertation on insole design and production. She spent a winter in France working in ski rentals and three summers in America in an outdoors […]

February 22, 2019

On the 1st June this year I suffered a serious fall from a horse whilst pursuing my goal of qualifying for the GB Young Rider team in 2019. My last memory of the gloom-ridden day was leaving the start box at the British Eventing Intermediate competition, early on during the cross country my horse stumbled […]

January 23, 2019

The all-mountain easy entry Vector RS 90 W for advanced women skiers.     Head Kore 1 Profeet stock: 90 Cost: £310 Last: 98mm Size: 22-27 Profeet thoughts: The Head Vector has been completely redesigned for 2019, now with a 98mm last which gives a narrow, precise fit.   Still with the traditional Vector fit, […]

January 3, 2019

Ski touring was once a niche form of skiing and the reserve of a few, willing to sacrifice skiing performance, from their boots, for the ability to walk/skin uphill more easily. Photo: Article: Rosie, Johan and Frazer @profeet   In the 1990s there were only a few niche touring boot brands (Dynafit, Scarpa, Garmont) and […]

December 19, 2018

Shin pain in ski boots is a common issue we see here at Profeet. Reasons for this vary vastly and could include; the boot being too stiff (flex too high), too much space in between the shin and tongue of the boot and muscular tightness. In this article we are going to touch on some […]

December 6, 2018

  It’s easy to forget how old your boots are, and our customers are often surprised when we tell them. So as a rule of thumb if your boots are older than eight years it might be time to think about a new pair as the technology in ski boots has moved ahead greatly over […]

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