FOR Mountain running and easy alpine climbing
FIT SST (Slingshot Stabilization Technology) lacing yoke and down to the toes lacing for lock-down performance on hairball terrain
GRIP All around performance with climbing shoe dot treads in the front, trail running
traction in the back and an in-cut heel for downhill control in loose talus and snow
FUNCTION Hybrid suspension for protection and torsional rigidity
This is the ultimate footwear tool for any mountain athlete. With the Exum Ridge you really can go anywhere and do anything because our treads are made with FriXion™ rubber that mimics all the best qualities of sticky climbing shoe rubber outsoles. The SST harness is another idea borrowed from rock shoe design that locks your heel down when scrambling and climbing. Climbers, trail runners and adventure racers all groove on the Exum Ridge because it is built for serious hammering on or off trail and rock climbing performance up to easy class five terrain. The dual-density midsole features RockShock cushioning for the lateral side to soften impact (while decreasing speed at which pronation occurs) and a firmer MEMlex side for medial support. The E.S.P.