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Vermilion Ski Boot / ski boot

Vermilion Ski Boot
Vermilion Ski Boot

Improving the walking capability of the modern Ski Boot: The Vermilion Ski Boot's design is a hybrid between a Cabrio ski boot body and a motorcycle boot. The boot’s main structure is a semi-flexible boot, combined with a polymer shell exterior. This system allows the user to walk around in comfort and have support when they want to ski. This boot unlike current standard ski boots, makes walking feel more natural. In addition, the boot has a clip attachment which is only applied to the boot when the user wants to ski. The tongue has a ‘finger-joint’ locking system that stops the boot from flexing forward, making it rigid for skiing.


University of Hertfordshire

University of Hertfordshire
London, United Kingdom

Simon Maclusky,
University of Hertfordshire