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Giro Prolight SLX II Shoes
Raises $17.64

Giro Prolight SLX II Shoes

Brand: Giro

At only 410 grams per pair, you'd expect the Giro Prolight SLX II Shoes to feature all the latest bells and whistles. Upon inspection, however, you're quick to realize that the minimal design utilizes more traditional hook-and-loop closures. Taking a cue from the peloton, Giro designed the...
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Reg: 349.95  $244.96
7.20% of your purchase will be given to Splore | Outdoor Adventures for Veterans

Product Description

It wasn't so long ago that Giro made helmets -- and just helmets. Why' Because crashes can break buckles, and if you need to chase back to the peloton, it's going to be a lot harder with a loose shoe. Underneath the microfiber uppers is Giro's EC90 SLX ACC sole. The Prolight SLX II Shoes you see here lean toward that Grand Tour category. Rather than adorn these shoes with the latest micro-adjusting buckle or cable retention system, Giro opted for the hook-and-loop strap. Included in this package, as well, is Giro's SuperNatural Fit Kit, which likely needs no introduction. In the past few years, though, Giro shoes have become a mainstay at just about every race, from Grand Tours to outlaw CX races. In addition to being phenomenally stiff, it also boasts a low, 6. In addition to being incredibly light (just 410g per pair), they're also designed with the needs of the big-race rider in mind. An insole system that includes three different arch height inserts, these are the key to getting the best fit out of any shoe we try. 5mm stack height, which ultimately means less material between the shoe and the pedal to rob you of watts.

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