Price Paid: $62
These trail running shoes are great! Ran 10 miles in two days and they feel great, they are very light weight but have great support. No problems at all.
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Manufacturer's Description refers to the men's version
Built on the Perpetuum last which fits a wide variety of foot shapes including straighter, flatter feet, the Mindbender offers a stable and comfortable ride for runners going the distance, and it comes with a wider toe box to accommodate an expanding foot through the miles.
Light weight is another distinct advantage.
Here's what other sites are saying:
Running is an ultra is a mind-bending experience. The Mindbender from Vasque was developed to help you wrap your head around the challenge. Built on Vasque's Perpetuum last, this light but rock solid shoe was created to eat up miles without eating up your feet. Now the Mindbender is available with a waterproof, Gore Tex lining to keep your feet dry year round.
- CampSaver.com refers to the men's version
The Vasque Mindbender trail-running shoes have a way of twisting reality, turning trails into fun, twisting paths of running glee thanks to plenty of support, protection and cushioning. Breathable, abrasion-resistant synthetic leather and nylon mesh uppers are lightweight and flexible for comfort; thermoplastic urethane overlays provide structure and support. Nylon linings absorb excess moisture and disperse it for fast drying; protective toe bumpers shield toes and uppers from abrasion. Padded tongues and collars add comfort and relieve pressure from lacing. Reflective detailing increases your visibility in low light. Removable dual-density EVA footbeds add cushioning. Thermoplastic urethane shanks and nylon forefoot plates provide support and stability on rough terrain and protection from sharp objects underfoot. Molded dual-density EVA midsoles cushion the footstrike and assist in heel to midfoot transition. Vasque Blur trail-running outsoles utilize a slip-resistant rubber compound and feature aggressive, multidirectional lugs for superior traction.
- REI refers to the men's version
Twisting-trails will bend to your will as you pound out the miles in the Vasque Men's Mindbender Trail Run Shoes. The padded tongue and collar relieves lace pressure and keeps debris out, so you don't lose time shaking pebbles out of your shoes or readjusting laces. Dual-density EVA footbeds provide cushioning and they're removable, allowing you to dry them out if you encounter any watery obstacles. Traction is provided by Vasque's Blur trail-running outsole which utilizes a slip-resistant rubber compound and features aggressive multidirectional lugs for serious grip.
- Backcountry.com refers to the men's version
Free Shipping. Vasque Men's Mindbender Shoe DECENT FEATURES of the Vasque Men's Mindbender Shoe Reflective Trim 26mm heel/ 14mm forefoot/ 12mm drop Meant for endurance trail running Perpetuum and wider toe box to accommodate natural spread and movement Worn by trailer runners, thru-hikers, fast packers, and general comfort seekers alike The SPECS of the Vasque Men's Mindbender Shoe Weight: 11.5 oz / 326 g Last: Perpetuum Upper: Synthetic Nubuck, TPU Weld, Airmesh Footbed: Dual Density EVA Midsole: Stability, Dual Density EVA, TPU Instep Plate, Textile Forefoot Plate Outsole: Vasque Blur
- Moosejaw refers to the men's version