PHENOMENAL GRIP New industry-leading STICKY GRIP rubber delivers better traction than its predecessor over both wet and dry underfoot conditions. RENOWNED GRIP Iconic 8mm studs not only claw through soft terrain but also hold firm on harder ground. INCREASED PROTECTION Second-generation META-PLATE is a rock plate that protects the underfoot from sharp rocks, MORE COMFORT Unique Powerflow+ midsole technology delivers 10% better shock absorption and 25% better energy return than standard midsoles. GO LIGHT AND FAST The upper materials, protective rand and gusseted tongue are all non-water-absorbing, meaning the shoe remains at its lightweight best. INCREASED PROTECTION On-the-shoe gaiter hooks offer a more secure attachment system that allows you to attach a ALL TERRAIN GAITER to the shoe, while the Met-Cradle delivers a secure hold.