Men's Vasque Vertical Velocity
Technology and Compound
- Unparalleled grip on wet and dry surfaces
- Superior grip with rugged longevity
- Optimal balance of stability and flexibility for ground adaptation
The technicians shoe, tailored to runners who are looking for precision, speed and uncompromising grip. Upper - Sleek airmesh and bonded synthetic overlays are reinforced with a stitched toecap for durability and abrasion resistance. A thin, high density collar foam and stretchy Ariprene tongue mesh deliver a sock-like fit. Lacing extends to the toe for excellent adjustability and a high rebound performance footbed provides anatomical support and energy return. Sole - The heart of this shoe is a Vasque exclusive Vibram Grip Plus rubber outsole molded in the incredibly sticky and highly durable MegaGrip compound. Broad, low profile lugs create excellent surface contact for uncompromising grip on rocky trails, while the multi-directional lug shape provides positive traction in looser trail conditions. Forefoot segmentation in the sole offers a softer landing and natural forward flexing. A firm, low profile EVA midsole delivers a responsive ride while the ESS rock plate shields the forefoot from sharp rocks and roots.