Train or race. The women's X8 Skate ski boot is designed for fitness oriented skiers and junior racers. It features a race inspired build that shares technology with our athlete proven X-ium series. The women's specific fit better accommodates the foot and lower leg with integrated heel lift, a flared cuff, and reduced ankle volume for enhanced precision and comfort. The skate specific, low profile sole delivers a natural foot roll for efficient skating, while the locked-in feel and thermo-moldable design provide a precise, enveloped fit to deliver ultimate comfort and control.