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La Sportiva ski boots continue to garner awards

La Sportiva has been honored with several product acknowledgements for the 2020/21 ski collection, including the Skorpius CR and the Vega Ski boots - both made with high-performance Pebax® polymer.

Skorpius CR



  • 2020 Gear Guide Select (Backcountry Category)
  • The Best Alpine Touring Boots of 2021 (Outside Category)


"A lightweight touring boot for general backcountry skiing, the Skorpius CR is also a great option for entry-level skimo racers. The carbon-reinforced Pebax® Rnew® bio-based shell and cuff reduces the width and weight, has exceptional resistance to low temperatures and has an ideal progressive flex."

About Pebax® Rnew® bio-based polymer:

Pebax® Rnew® thermoplastics elastomers are the first elastomer range made from renewable resources (castor beans) that does not compromise on the high-performance properties of "classic" Pebax® polymer:

  • Lightweight
  • Energy return
  • Impact resistance
  • Flexible - even at very low temperatures




  • Backcountry Magazine's Editor's Choice
  • Best touring Boots of 2021 (Powder Category)
  • The Best Alpine Touring Boots of 2021 (Outdoor Category)

"Designed for backcountry adventure, The Vega delivers lightweight touring features with powerful downhill performance. This is the ideal boot for long days in the mountains, side country excursions, and multi-day hut trips when you need mobility, comfort, warmth, and support."

The cuff is made with our Pebax® polymer to allow you to have maximum mobility to move quickly and safely in any situation.