The Ambush snowboard boot defies convention by combining versatile mid-range response and full-featured tech in a boot that’s lighter and lasts longer than the competition’s equivalent.
Slightly softer than the Ruler and Hail, it offers a high-performance ride for those who prefer the stealth support and powerful lacing control of Speed Zone™. Lightweight tech includes the Wishbone upper cuff with Jumper Cables on both sides for twice the snap, rebound, and life without sacrificing the high tweak-ability of a softer boot.
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Speed Zone™ Lacing System for True Zonal Lacing Control
Lightning fast lacing control. Customize the fit of the upper or lower zone in seconds, and because the system is so powerful, you get more rebound, more wrap, and better response—with less effort.
Flex / Response
Shrinkage™ Footprint Reduction Technology
Reduces the boot’s overall footprint one full size, meaning a men’s size 10 fits like a size 10, but has the footprint of a typical size 9. Shorter, lighter, sleeker—never suffer from toe drag again.
Wishbone Upper Cuff
The Wishbone Cuff defies convention, combining power and freedom into one. Picking up where the Crossbone Cuff left off, it features Jumper Cables on both the medial and lateral sides for twice the snap, rebound, and life without sacrificing the high tweakability of a softer boot. Featured on the Ambush, Felix, and NEW Ambush Smalls.
Oversized Flex Notches
These strategically placed flex notches allow for smoother, more fluid lateral and medial flex, perfect for pressing and tweaking.
NEW Power Up Medium Flex Thin Profile 3D® Molded Tongue
For greater rebound and durability, we have upgraded the majority of our 2014 boots to this new dual density tongue construction. Like all our Thin Profile 3D® Molded Tongues, it’s available in one of three flex options based on the boot. For even greater response, check the thermoplastic-reinforced Power Up Plus Tongue on the Driver X.
Flex Spine Backstay Design
Get effortless medial and lateral mobility with ample edge-to-edge support for when it’s time to throw down the landing gear.
Cushioning / Traction
Superior cushioning, improved board feel, and consistent support in a 20% lighter weight construction. Made entirely of an exclusive cushioning compound specially formulated to withstand repeated impacts and freezing temps for long lasting shock absorption.
EST® Optimized Outsole
EST® goes beyond bindings by optimizing the soles on select boots for a more direct connection. Lower-profile, lighter weight, and with a reduced ramp angle, EST lowers your center of gravity and improves feel. All without sacrificing an ounce of cushioning thanks to ultra-dampening B3 Gel inserts.
The same cushioning found in our high-end boots for unstoppable impact protection.
Total Comfort Construction
Get an instantly broken-in feel right out of the box. Total Comfort’s industry-exclusive construction eliminates the break-in period for a fit that feels just as good from day 1 to 100.
Snow-Proof Internal Gusset
All Burton boot tongues feature an internal gusset construction to completely seal the lower zone of the boot, keeping feet warm and dry.
Level 2 Molded EVA Footbed
Lightweight and long-lasting shock absorption.
ESS Support Shank
The added support reduces fatigue while preventing your arch from collapsing on itself when you bomb drop a 40-footer.
Imprint™ 3 Liner
1. Focus Cuff Heel Hold System with Velcro® J-Bar Interface and Inner Lace Lock 2. Tuff Cuff with Velcro® J-Bar Interface and Inner Lace Lock [Driver X and Felix Only] 3. Plush Cuff 1.0 [Women’s Only] 4. Lightweight Power Panels [Extra Tall for Added Response on Imprint Liner 3X] 5. Sock Lock 6. Rad Pad for Lace Comfort 7. Velcro® Liner Closure 8. Level 2 Molded EVA Footbed with ESS Support Shank and Aegis™ Antimicrobial Coating 9. Heat-Moldable
Boosting heel-hold by hugging that sweet spot around your ankle, the Focus Cuff rides slightly higher on your ankle for increased response.
Located on the top of your instep, right where the liner laces exert the most pressure, these pre-curved panels keep your feet stoked and secure.
Aegis™ Antimicrobial Coating
Inhibits foul odors. Your feet [and your friends] will thank us. Look for Aegis™ on select liners and footbeds.
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