44 is a uk 10
Opinions are like arseholes....... we all have them, and most of them stink
You don't want to be stuck on the mud with waders that are too big. A friend of mine did that once and he had to turn back as every step, his boot stayed stuck, his foot came out, and he had to lie on his back to put them back on. That was a poor birthday present, sorry Jake...
Reckoned they would be a size 8 as I am a size 9 normally and could only wear these with thin socks on as they were a bit tight!