The North Face Plasma GTX XCR Boa II
Price Paid: $125
In a horrendous motocross accident, I sustained a Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) and lost the ability to walk and use my hands for things like tying shoelaces. The "boa" laceless design has enabled me to have hiking style shoes that lace up to a snug fit without requiring me to tie shoe laces. I can't tell you what this means to me!
These are totally awesome shoes with an even better fit! And best of all, they look cool as well!
PLEASE do not discontinue carrying these as I am an avid customer of these shoes! Likewise, I run a TBI and stroke support group and meet all kinds of folks who have the same challenges as I do.
With your help and with these shoes, I'll be hiking the back country again in no time!
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Pull on The North Face Men's Plasma GTX XCR Boa II Hiking Shoe for ultralight thru-hikes and marathon trips where light weight and speed matter most. Crank down the Boa lacing system and splash through creeks and rainy weather thanks to the Gore-Tex XCR liner. The high ankle cuff provides support without restricting movement.
- Backcountry Outlet refers to the men's version
The Plasma GTX XCR BOA II from The North Face is a pinnacle multisport shoe for outdoor athletes who require a supportive high ankle cuff and rely on waterproof protection for multi-day excursions. PRODUCT FEATURES: Bottom - Compression molded, lightweight EVA midsole Upper - Gore-Tex XCR waterproof, breathable liner A durable speed hiker with a supportive high ankle cuff, waterproof breathable Gore-Tex XCR , and multi-adjustable Boa lacing system Abrasion-resistant, waterproof bomber synthetic nubuck and breathable sandwich-mesh upper Exclusive, lightweight Vibram rubber outsole Heel X2-O2 air pod Injection-molded TPU shank plate Molded rubber toe cap Northotic footbed with AgION antimicrobial silver agent woven into the top sheet of footbed to control odors
- Appalachian Outdoors refers to the men's version
The Plasma GTX XCR BOA II is a pinnacle multisport shoe for outdoor athletes who require a supportive high ankle cuff and rely on waterproof protection for multi-day excursions. Designed with a GORE-TEX XCR waterproof, breathable liner, and an abrasion-resistant, waterproof synthetic upper; this ruggedly durable shoe comes in a lightweight package for lighter, faster treks.
- The North Face refers to the men's version
When light weight and speed matter, pull on The North Face Men's Plasma GTX XCR Boa II Hiking Shoe for cranking out those thru-hikes and ultra-marathon trips. Dial in the Boa lacing system to wrap up the GORE-TEX XCR waterproof, breathable liner for splashing through creeks and rainy weather mud pits. The high ankle cuff provides added support without restricting movement, while a Northodic insole with AgION antimicrobial treatment wards off long range foot funk.
- Altrec Outdoors refers to the men's version