Northwave Raptor GTX MTB Shoes 2018
Protect your feet from the milder wet elements with Northwave's Raptor GTX MTB Shoes. Delivering unbeatable performance and seamless integration between the rider and bike, these shoes promote natural movement through a non-constrictive design for less distraction when you're in the zone.
Designed with their riders comfort in mind the Raptor GTX MTB Shoes presents unbeatable comfort in terms of temperature and fit, constructed with Gore-Tex®'s water and windproof Pique membrane, the worry of soggy cold feet is eliminated, keeping warm and dry in temperatures from -3 to +15°C.
Combined with the Neoprene and elastic Gore-Tex Rattler® membrane constructed Climaflex cuff, these shoes offer non-restrictive movement, for a seamless integration between the rider and shoe. Whilst further protecting from the harsher elements.
A SLW2 dial proves for a more secure fit, distributing pressure evenly over the top of the foot for reduced pressure hot points. Which when twinned with the integrated heel system proves for better heel retention and greater transfer of watts.
The Jaws Carbon Reinforced sole offers an extremely rigid sole for greater power transfer and pedalling efficiency. With the added rubber tread for extra grip in wet conditions, these shoes make a perfect match for those undeterred when the weather takes a turn for the worst.
- Jaws carbon reinforced sole with a stiffness index of 8.0 and natural rubber tread for enhanced grip
- The water- and windproof Gore-Tex® Pique membrane keeps your feet perfectly insulated and warm even at -3°C
- Ultra-snug fitting upper with BioMap aero overlap construction reduces aerodynamic drag
- Extra thermal coating strategically placed on the toe
- TPU reinforcements ensure 360° protection along the entire upper
- SLW2 dial: the only one with step-by-step and full release in a single button
- The Climaflex collar made of extremely elastic Gore-Tex Rattler® membrane and highly insulating Neoprene delivers unprecedented mobility and protection from the weather
- Integrated heel system ensures efficient heel retention
- Special GTX footbed works in synergy with the membrane
- 360° reflective inserts