La Sportiva - Ultra Raptor Running Shoe
For the adventurous runner who ventures off the beaten path, there is the La Sportiva Ultra Raptor.
This rugged trail shoe packs the cushioning you need for day-long expeditions on the trail. A flexible rock plate guards your foot from nasty surprises, and an aggressive outsole is ready for technical and rocky terrain.
A supportive upper wraps your foot for a solid fit, while a wicking mesh upper keeps you cool, dry, and comfortable so you can continue to take on the trails.
- MEMIex EVA is a full length midsole engineered for moderate cushioning.
- Flex Transfer Shank is located at the midfoot and is a nylon molded piece designed for torsional rigidity.OUTSOLEUPPER
- FriXion XF is a full length versatile sticky compound designed for technical and rocky terrain.
- Impact Brake System is a lugged system designed to lessen impact by 20% and increase uphill/downhill traction.
- Rock Guard in the forefoot consists of a highly compressed EVA layer that protects feet from rock bruises.
- Air Mesh encompasses the majority of the upper and is breathable to help keep the foot cool.
- Transkinetic Heel Stabilizer is a thermoplastic unit designed to keep the heel snug for an enhanced fit.
- Lacing Harness is a thermoplastic unit extending from the lacing eyelets and to the midsole. It is intended to provide a snug fit.
- Traditional Sockliner for underfoot comfort.
- Strobel Last is full length and is designed for cushioning.