YOUR HEALTH IS OUR PRIORITY:
During the continued COVID-19 pandemic, DKOS is offering minimal contact orthotic assessments and fittings in addition to our in-person assessments.
We have adjusted our process to include virtual assessments and fittings as well as curbside pickup on all products. If you have any questions, please contact us to book an appointment. Stay safe!
Skiing and snowboarding requires strong muscles so you can control your run. If your lower body mechanics aren't aligned, it increases your risk of injury, and affects performance. Proper foot and ankle alignment are essential in distributing the powerful forces in your carves and turns more evenly, giving you increased edge control on your skis or board.
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GET MORE POWER & Control
An orthotic helps to keep your ankle and foot in a neutral position. This lets the power from your legs travel through your foot and on to your skis/board. If your feet are not properly aligned, it decreases your ability to effectively control your edges. Using orthotic inserts lets your foot to work inside your boot, improving your ability to effectively control directional changes on the mountain.
Skiing & Snowboarding SPECIFIC CUSTOMIZATIONS
Custom made ski and snowboard orthotics guide your foot and boot during change-of-direction phases, for greater control and stability. They feature specially designed forefoot and rearfoot pads to protect, and provide exceptional shock absorption during jumping and landing phases.
Learn more about our ski or snowboard orthotics905.575.2880
How to tell if you might benefit from custom ski or snowboard orthotics:
- Difficulty turning in one direction
- Struggling to hold either an inside or outside edge
- Chronic knee pain
- Hot spots on your feet in the boots
- Pain or discomfort under your heels or the ball of your foot
- Low back pain
- Repeated tendon strains in the lower legs