2019/2020 Salomon RS8 Vitane Skate ProLink Boots
Women’s US boot sizes: 6 to 9.5. This Salomon skate boot is a fantastic mid-level boot, with lots of features for skating enthusiasts. Skating flex and Advanced 3D chassis give these boots torsional rigidity, which enables precise power transfer and lateral stability. Quick pull lacing system makes them a breeze to put on, tighten and loosen, and the central lace cover zips up easily. It also features a lower boot-to-binding attachment, which improves ski feel and overall skating performance. Salomon’s Energyzer ankle cuff provides lateral support, so the skier can get efficient kick and relax between strides. A great feature that sets this boot apart is the adjustable heel strap, which allows skiers to create a custom fit and eliminate heel slip. Salomon is famous for making incredibly comfortable boots, and this boot is no exception. The RS8 Vitane is built with a women’s specific last. Prolink sole is compatible with all Prolink, NNN, and Turnamic bindings. XC Ski HQ Demo Rating: 4¼ out of 5 stars.