The Luigino Q4 Quad Skate boot is one of the highest quality boots made today and offers a variety of awesome and unique features. The boot can be molded to your feet with heat (use an oven). The boot is made of real leather with microfiber uppers and linings. There is an ankle strap to help keep the skates from wiggling around on your feet. This boot is intended for serious speed skaters, rink runners, or outdoor skaters. Not only does this boot look awesome, it is one of the best performing boots on the market. Luigino has made high quality skate components for nearly a decade. This boot is intended for teens or adults that are serious about skating.