- Wash in a machine
- Use harsh solvents or bleach
- Tumble dry or use direct heat (i.e. fireplaces, radiators, etc., which can cause cracking of your shoes’ material!)
- Dry clean
- Leave your boots in a bag between practices or matches (which can cause mold to grow)
- Kick off your boots by the heel when removing
- Un-tie the laces first!