Born To Outperform Blog

ALTAI™ Pro Tip: 3 Simple Tips On How To Prevent Hiking Injuries

Prevention is the first step to enjoying long hiking excursions injury free. And while we build our boots to be incredibly lightweight and no break-in period to help, here are a few exercises and stretches to get you even more prepped and keep you trekking comfortably. Ankle Strengthening Heel raises are an easy way to [...]

ALTAI™ Pro Tip: Tactical Footwear for Plantar Fasciitis

  Choosing the right tactical footwear is a crucial decision for any law enforcement or first responder professional. Medical conditions, like plantar fasciitis, make the decision even more crucial for the wearer and our boots are here to help. What is plantar fasciitis? Plantar fasciitis is a common condition that causes pain in the heel [...]

Happy Trails from ALTAI™: On-The-Go Lacing Techniques for Happy Feet

Specific lacing techniques can help alleviate discomfort, especially when putting in those miles on the trail. And while we build our boots super lightweight with no break-in period, here are some techniques that may help with situations while you're on-the-go. Lacing For Top-of-Foot Relief Window lacing can help relieve pressure on the top of your [...]

ALTAI™ Pro Tip: How To Keep Your Work Boots Working

  You work hard and so do your feet. Day in and day out, your work boots are one of the most important gear you wear and need them to reliably deliver every time. Your job depends on it. So here are 3 simple steps to take to help keep your work boots working longer. [...]

The ALTAI™ Experience: In Real Life

Any boot company can tell you they have the best boots. But here at ALTAI™, we believe in the importance of reviews; reviews are proof of our boots’ performance. Feedback and input from wearers of our boots are how we can continue to strive to bring you the perfect, multi-purpose, rugged boot. Recently, we received [...]

ALTAI™ Hero Spotlight Update: Tyler the Donut Boy

It’s hard to believe that only two years ago, we met and partnered with this amazing 10 year old, Tyler Carach, a Florida boy who is on an important mission: thanking every cop and first responder in America, one donut at a time. Since then, Tyler’s organization, I Donut Need A Reason To Thank A [...]

ALTAI™ heads to Game Fair 2018 with UWC Adventures

  August is a busy month for the ALTAI™ team! This weekend, August 17-19, we are headed to the 2018 Game Fair with our partners, Ultimate Waterfowlers Challenge (UWC Adventures), in Anoka, Minnesota. (Right in our backyard!) If you live near the Twin Cities area, you won’t want to miss this family friendly, outdoor sporting [...]

ALTAI™ Pro Tip: Cleaning the Insides of Your Boots

If you have a pair of our boots, you understand the benefits of having ONE pair that does it all. From work to play, like a trusty friend, your boots are with you through it all. You already know how easy it is to clean the exterior of our boots (just a hose and a [...]