SCARPA CEO, Kim Miller, Part 1 (Ep.79)

Kim Miller talks on the Gear:30 podcast about his role as CEO at SCARPA and the SCARPA Alien RS

This week, Sam Shaheen visited SCARPA’s North American headquarters to talk with SCARPA’s CEO, Kim Miller. Here in Part 1 of the conversation, they discuss Kim’s impressive career in the outdoor industry; SCARPA’s philosophy of ski boot design; their position within the market; the specifics of the new Maestrale XT; Kim’s thoughts on boot/binding compatibility; and more.

19/20 Scarpa Maestrale XT

Luke Koppa reviews the Scarpa Maestrale XT for Blister

Here are our initial on-snow impressions of Scarpa’s new, burly touring boot.

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2020-2021 Scarpa Maestrale XT

Luke Koppa reviews the Scarpa Maestrale XT for Blister

For the 2019-2020 season, Scarpa is adding a new boot to their extremely popular Maestrale line. The new Maestrale XT is supposed to be the stiffest boot in the Maestrale lineup, and here you can check out our initial impressions.