Scarpa Vapor V
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Manufacturer's Description refers to the men's version
A performance shoe that fits well right out of the box, the Vapor V offers a moderately downturned, fairly soft shoe with an asymmetric last for performance.
A sensitive design that’s also great for edging, the Vapor V is built with innovative Active Rand Technology. The uppers are constructed using a combination of suede and synthetic lorica, which offers stretch without stretching out.
The Vapor V has 4mm Vibram Grip 2 rubber soles and Velcro enclosures.
Here's what other sites are saying:
Scarpa's Vapor V Climbing Shoe has the same power and technicality as their Vapor but with dual powerstraps for quick on/off.
- CampSaver.com refers to the men's version
The Scarpa Vapor V longs for techy climbs that challenge even the best footwork. The Vapor V is a technical and powerful shoe that features a relatively aggressive downturn Velcro straps make it an ideal choice for hard sport routes and boulder problems Super-sticky 4mm Vibram XS Edge sole sticks to smallest nubbins and chips around Powerstrap closure for easy on/easy off
- OMCgear refers to the men's version
A powerful and technical shoe that craves footwork problems, the Scarpa Vapor V can be donned in an instant thanks to Velcro power straps.
- EMS refers to the men's version
The Scarpa Vapor V rock shoes offer the traction and fit you need for all-day climbs, and their rip-and-stick fit system makes it convenient to throw on your shoes and just go climbing. Constructed on a cambered last, the Vapor V shoes have down-turned toes that let you pull off fancy footwork on challenging climbs. Slip-lasted construction enhances sensitivity and flexibility for difficult climbs. Toe boxes are made with Lorica(R) synthetic leather for a comfortable fit that won't stretch out. Vibram XS Edge rubber grips rock and endures regular wear. 2 rip-and-stick straps secure feet and offer an excellent fit. The Scarpa Vapor V rock shoes have loops at the heels to ease entry.
- REI refers to the men's version