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Mark Elling

Testing boots since 1997, currently manages our entire test ops. Co-authors the boot reviews for Ski and Skiing magazines, our websites and the America’s Best Bootfitters website. Masterfit University Boot Fit Training Centers (MFU) curriculum director and staff manager of the MFU bootfitting workshops in the U.S., Canada, Europe and Australia. Winters as a full-time bootfitter at Gravity Sports at Mt. Bachelor in Bend, OR. Board-certified Pedorthist, author of The All-Mountain Skier: The Way to Expert Skiing, level III PSIA Alpine instructor, on-call guide at Cat Ski Mt. Bailey. When not skiing he can be found windsurfing or surfing anywhere from the Columbia River Gorge, OR to Coolangatta, Australia.