Salomon Mens X Alp Leather Trail Running Shoes LOW, LIGHT, AND PROTECTIVE ENOUGH FOR FAST APPROACHES ON TECHNICAL TERRAINS. Combining Salomon’s unique edging chassis for precision on technical terrain, with the protection, look, and durability of leather, X Alp Leather is a lightweight shoe for every situation in the mountain Upper – Split suede leather. The X Alp LTR are mountaineering and approach shoes from Salomon. With a lightweight and split suede leather construction, this extremely durable structure provides breathability to the feet, allowing them to feel cool and comfortable. Located towards the forefoot and through to the heel, you can be sure your feet will stay dry and fresh throughout the day while a mesh gusseted tongue and an integration into the collar allow high levels of breathability and comfort to the foot. Thus allowing the internal environment to stay cool and sweat free as you perform. The Low-cut profile of the X Alp Leather Trail Running Shoes provides freedom of movement with plenty of flexibility for quick changes and directional cuts. Through these changes protection is required, hence why the integration of a protective rubber toe cap make these hard wearing shoes and the mudguards will become a welcomed feature when you find yourself out after a heavy rainfall. Midsole – Injected EVA. Offering supportive comfort whilst retaining a lightweight embodiment the midsole utilises a dual fusion of Salomon’s proprietary compressed EVA and injected EVA. Forming a differentiating density – a denser foam to prevent medial collapse and a lightweight EVA for smooth cushioning and gait cycle transitioning. The format assists with keeping weight down and maximising responsive underfoot cushioning. Internally the X Alp Trail utilises an EVA moulded sock liner, the sock-liner combines a specific ortholite foam and an EVA heel cup. Ortholite foam creates a cooler, drier, healthier, better cushioned environment under the foot. It will not break down or l
Split Suede Leather – Durable and waterproof material.
Low Profile – Freedom of movement.
Gusseted Tongue – Material bridge connects tongue to the upper eliminating debris from entering the shoe.
Abrasion Resistant Lining – That allows for excellent breathability and quick drying.
Protective Rubber Toe Cap – Protects the forefoot from debris.