Boot Solutions Japan

The Custom Bootfitting Specialists.

Boot Solutions in Niseko and Hakuba Japan is a specialist custom ski boot and snowboard boot fitting operation.

Boot Solutions is owned and operated by experienced Foot & Ankle Surgeon Dr Ned Buckley. Through a unique combination of medical, biomechanical and technical knowledge, Ned and his team of qualified bootfitters are able to offer clients an unrivalled boot fitting experience.

We offer an extensive range of ski and snowboard boots, with over 120 different models from 11 leading brands. We also have a fantastic selection of quality European winter footwear.

Our new store at Hilton Niseko Village (opening December 2018) will also be offering premium ski and snowboard rentals and retail.

Men's All Mountain Freeride 17/18 Models


Deeluxe Vicious TF

Riders who charge hard count on the Vicious. The stiffest boot in the collection, this freeriding fiend features Custom Flex construction and the new Remedy sole. With a clean appearance, the Vicious turns heads and pleases feet.

Bootfitter’s comments: A high-performance all-mountain boot, the Vicious features a firm flex for great response, and Deeluxe’s broad fit and legendary durability for years of happy shredding.


Deeluxe Empire TF

If you consider the entire mountain your domain, the Empire awaits you. Our flagship boot features a timeless, asymmetrical design for pushing progression. From kickers to cliffs, the Empire can handle it all.

Bootfitter’s comments: Featuring a mid-firm flex, and Deeluxe’s slightly softer (but still fully custom) TF liner, the Empire is a great everyday boot for almost any rider!


K2 Thraxis

The Thraxis offers more on the fly fit tuning than any other boot you can buy. With three Boa® reels controlling one internal and two external lace zones there is no better way to ensure proper fit. Now with a new Vibram® outsole that is rooted in mountaineering trade tradition the Thraxis is next level snowboarding footwear.

Bootfitter’s comments: Triple Boa for ultimate fit tuning, the Thraxis is light, stiff and comfortable to keep you on the mountain all day.


K2 Maysis Ltd

The legendary Maysis, meets the legendary heritage of grip and durability of Vibram® outsoles. The result is the Maysis Ltd. But we didn’t stop there, the all new Tailored Zonal tightening and super rich synthetics give this boot the grip, durability and adjustability that lives up to the Maysis name.

Bootfitter’s comments: Building on the legendary Maysis, the Maysis Ltd features extra adjustability for improved hold where you need it, and updated styling. Awesome all-round performance.


K2 Maysis

Fit and long lasting consistent flex has not only earned Tim Eddy’s trust but also that of most snowboarders around the globe. Now more then ever, the Maysis snowboard boot is the best choice in Double Boa comfort and shred performance.

Bootfitter’s comments: Double Boa adjustability and an Intuition liner for a dialled fit, the Maysis is an awesome option for those looking for no-nonsense all mountain performance.


Ride Insano

No need to adjust your meds, the Insano will take you to new levels of crazy with proven performance features and the latest in lightweight goodness. The Insano features the premium fit of our Intuition™ Dream Liner and Boa® Focus lacing with the Closer™ lace guide, along with the ultra-premium Michelin® Peak Sole for a barefoot light feel. Offering first-class function and a precise fit, this charging snowboard boot commands on hill respect.

Bootfitter’s comments: Serious performance and durability from Ride. The Insano fits that little bit snugger than a lot of competitors, giving awesome heel hold and instant response from your board.


Salomon Synapse/Synapse Wide

Designed to lead the all-mountain expedition, the Synapse Snowboard Boot features Salomon’s new Ortholite C3 insole with dual density memory foam and an EVA heelcup for a custom fit right out of the box. The Exhale Gold Series Liner provides climate control while touring, and PowerLock Lacing delivers the perfect blend of convenience and support all day.

Bootfitter’s comments: A medium-firm flex and a backcountry focus make this a great boot for Niseko conditions. Available in two different width fittings to accommodate a wider range of foot shapes.

Nitro Team TLS


For over a decade, this team favorite has destroyed everything in sight with the ultimate in freestyle comfort precision. Setting the bar higher season after season, this year we have introduced our new ORTHOLITE® DUAL DENSITY FOOTBED in the D3O® ENHANCED CLOUD 9 LINER for improved all day comfort. The NEW VIBRAM® OUTSOLE MADE OF VIBRAM® ICETREK COMPOUND and ARMORED SPINE provide unparalleled durability and sure foothold on and off the board. The boot of choice for riders like Eero Ettala and Marcus Kleveland, the Team is legendary for its stacked technology and comfort, with its AIR DAMPENING, FLEX LINK DESIGN, and THERMINATOR SHIELD delivering seamless support, comfort, response, and warmth day after day.

Bootfitter's comments: Nitro is a new brand for us this season, and the Team is the flagship boot in their range. Featuring a medium-firm flex, precise liner, and Nitro's proven TLS lacing system, the Team provides all-day performance and response.

Nitro Anthem TLS


Generations of the best of the best fit, comfort, and performance technologies build up this bang for your buck snowboard boot. Channeling years of boot building expertise has created one of the best do it all snowboard boots, from burly AK lines to jibbing in the park, the Anthem delivers. Equipped with our surefooted RUBBER/EVA OUTSOLE and delivering dreamy comfort in our CLOUD 3 LINER you are guaranteed to enjoy every single turn, ollie, slide, slash, all year long! No matter the conditions this is the most dependable boot on the mountain.

Bootfitter's comments: The Anthem packs all of Nitro's tech and boot building expertise into a medium-soft, affordable package that provides a precise fit and durable performance. Perfect for the first-time buyer looking for a boot to take their riding to the next level.


 Niseko Hirafu: +81 (0)136 55 5695          Niseko Village: +81 (0) 90 7644 8419        Hakuba:  +81 (0)80 8629-2589