The VK is a Mountain Running® Shoe created specifically for Vertical Kilometer endeavors. This shoe was designed in collaboration with the VK world record holder - La Sportiva Mountain Running® athlete Urban Zemmer.
- Sock-Like™ Technology provides a precise fitting upper via a seamless knitted fabric with differentiated stretch zones - Integrated asymmetric Ghost-Stream™ lacing system which is both structural and keeps the shoe snugly in place on your foot - Lightweight rubber sole is only on the forefoot with an integrated rock guard - Non-slip microfiber rear spoiler makes getting the shoes on/off quicker and easier - Protective TPU toe cap - Cut-to-fit lacing for a custom fit and weight saving
SIZES:42– 47 (plus half sizes) WEIGHT:6.90 oz (198g) LAST:Race FIT:Medium UPPER:Sock-LIke™ Compression / Differentiated stretch zones / Thermo-adhesive stabilizer panels / TPU toe cap LINING:Lycra and microfiber MIDSOLE:Compression molded MEMlex / 1.5mm dual-density compressed EVA rock guard in forefoot / Insole incorporated into upper SOLE:FriXion® XF 2.0 DROP:4mm CUSHIONING:Midsole - 35A
Similar to the Helios 2.0 this shoe runs almost a size smaller than other La Sportiva/ other brands. Size up one full EU size to other models you have, or size the same as the Helios 2.0 if you have that shoe.