Description The cutting-edge Rappel Mid boot combines technical superiority with the kind of comfort that lasts and lasts while you spend hours on your feet. Full-length Rock Stop® protection helps keep you safe from sharp rocks and debris that try to cause discomfort or penetrate the outsole, the laces stay tied in the field, and sticky rubber helps keep your feet where you plant them on the rock or terrain. (This boot is available exclusively online.)
Why is this product a "second"?
"Seconds" are brand new, and in the original packaging. Generally, these shoes have very minor cosmetic blemishes which may include an off stitch or minor imperfection in the dye.
These styles meet New Balance specifications in every other way, and in no way affect the performance of the shoe. Our standard return policy is honored with these shoes.
Full-length Ortholite® footbed is lightweight, breathable and easily removable for cleaning
Mid-cut boot height
Rough-out suede upper features breathable cordura side panels and tongue
Variable sausage laces will not come untied, even in high-exertion situations
Rock Stop® embedded into forefoot provides protection from sharp rocks and debris
One piece metal lace loops will not snag parachute lines
One piece smooth vamp with toe scuff
Composite shank provides support when carrying heavy loads
Inside FRG- Fast Rope Guard- to help extend the wear of the boot after repeated fast ropings. The outsole design works in conjunction with the FRG to help slow and control the rate of decent when fast roping
Sticky non-squeak rubber for stealth-like traction on a variety of surfaces