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 Post subject: Fitwell Boots for Sale: NEW (Pictures Added)
PostPosted: Tue Apr 08, 2014 11:15 pm 
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Hey Everyone,

I am selling a pair of Fitwell Backcountry boots - Size : 270 - 41.5. $500

These have been used one time on an ice climb in the Alps that required a snowboard ride in and out. They even still have that new boot smell and are in perfect condition. They are the newer model with the strap on top. http://www.fitwellsrl.it/en/collezioni/ ... COUNTRY~23

The boots were just too small for me unfortunately, so I decided that instead of selling them in europe where they are much more easily attainable, I'd bring them back to the States (SLC) and sell them to one of you guys. They worked great for ice climbing, but were just too small and thus painful for me to snowboard down with. I wear a size 9 US mens snowboard boot, so for people with slightly smaller feet (wear size 8-8.5 mens) I think these will fit nicely.

As I am sure has been mentioned in previous posts here, these are $600 boots (see here http://fitwellboots.com/product/backcountry/) (which I did indeed pay and then bring back with me to the US), so I think $500 is a fair deal after only one day use.

Finally, I can tell you just by holding these in my hands and the one day use that these are some seriously durable boots. Total mountaineering boot build, but fit to snowboard with. Plus my BD cyborg clip crampons fit on them super well as with pretty much any other heel clip crampons. The shape and build of them is so much better than the spark boots, especially for semi-automatic crampons. Here is a photo of the one time I used them on an alpine ice and mixed climb in chamonix this march:

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The ice fall from below:
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I had no issues whatsoever when climbing. They worked great.

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Send me a PM if you are interested. I am in SLC, but can ship them as well.



Cheers
Arash


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