The owner/operator of The Thotic Shops at Aspen Sports Inc. at Aspen Sports in Snowmass Village Colorado, Rafferty is a slope-side veteran bootfitter and Pedorthist for over 35 years. Rafferty primarily concentrates on winter sports recreational athletes, but also works with multiple sports disciplines and prescription-based orthopedic patients. A senior Masterfit University instructor and a training consultant for Vail Resorts, he is also a published writer and international lecturer. A former semi-pro hockey player from the Slapshot era, former Aspen Junior Hockey High School coach and all-round winter sports junkie, he knows how to throw down or drop in.
Lange RS140/Head Raptor 140/DalebootVFF Pro
Sea Cucumber, because Platypus was already taken.
Ski Patrollers are Heros. Mentors, too many to list.
Seek out the most qualified boot fitter, don't skimp on cost, work through the process. It takes a certain amount of patience to gain the best possible fit in terms of comfort and performance.