THE ULTIMATE IN OFF-ROAD POWER TRANSMISSION AND LIGHTWEIGHT EFFICIENCY
Road-shoe fast meets mountain-shoe rugged. Finally, off-road shoes deliver pro performance in the dirt. XC9 is packed with engineering innovations that improve fit, maximize power transfer and perform in raw conditions. You stay focused on rolling over roots, straddling streams or bunny-hopping barriers. These shoes have got your back while they cradle your feet.
Extra-range Boa® microadjusters with INSTANT RELEASE spools.
A one-piece surround upper, narrow bottom, rounded heel and slim toe box provide a glove-like fit.
Asymmetric eyestay pattern prevents twisting of foot under high-power pedaling.
LOW STACK HEIGHT
Low stack height helps stabilize foot during the downward pedaling stroke.
Optional 18 mm climbing spikes for cyclocross and wet condition applications.
CARBON FIBER COMPOSITE MIDSOLE
Lightweight rigid construction maximizes power transfer and pedaling efficiency.
Specific design to improve adherence on pedals.
Proprietary MICHELIN® outsole minimizes weight and offers superior traction.
EXTERNAL HEEL CUP
External curved heel cup construction minimizes foot twist and roll, stabilizes the heel, and holds the foot firmly in place.
Reinforced toe rubber and dummy spikes. Additional lightweight molded toe protection.
Silvadur’s patented silver ion intelligent technology offers long-lasting freshness. No unwanted odors or discoloration occur that might shorten a product’s lifespan.