photo: La Sportiva Women's Bushido trail running shoe

Retailers' Descriptions

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"La Sportiva Footwear Bushido Trail Ning Shoe - Womens Plum/Apple Green 37.5 26L501705375. The STB Control construction utilizes a TPU frame that wraps under foot to provide maximum stability responsiveness and reduce overall weight."

- CampSaver.com

Take on fast-paced adventures on rugged, technical terrain with the women's La Sportiva Bushido trail-running shoes. They're built to provide stability over stones, roots and branches.

- REI

The La Sportiva Women's Bushido Shoe is a lightweight runner for unstable trail. The Bushido has a Performance Fit with neutral stability with TPU Midsole shank for strength. An Air Mesh Upper allows the foot to breathe with ripstop added for durability. A TPU toe cap kicks pesky rocks aside as you power down the trail. The FriXion XT V-Groove rubber is sticky for traction and Outsole lugs for additional stability. Features of the La Sportiva Women's Bushido Shoe Internal slip on construction Fits the foot like a sock without causing excessive pressure Outsole lugs have rounded edges and wrap over the Midsole to provide traction and enhance stability on Technical terrain in.STB Controlin. TPU frame on Upper wraps over the Midsole to stabilize the foot, provide a more snug Fit, and enhance stability, while reducing overall weight AirMesh in the Upper is extremely durable and helps to regulate temperature and speed drying MEMlex Midsole provides a firm, cushioning that is extremely lightweight Dual-Density FriXion? XT V-Groove? sole is a sticky rubber designed specifically for Climbing Impact Brake System increases braking power and decreases impact force

- Moosejaw

La Sportiva combines class with the ability to tackle the roughest terrain to give you the Bushido Shoes. STB control implements a sturdy TPU frame underneath your foot, so you won't have to think about the terrain as much. The sock-like fit works with the internal slip-on construction, giving you excellent comfort without extreme pressure, and the bright colors and slick appearance of the Bushido adds some style to your workout gear. Don't commit seppuku on your feet; reach for the Bushido and take your runs to the next level. PRODUCT FEATURES: Weight: 8 oz/228 g g Last: Racing lite ergo Fit: Performance Upper: Air mesh/thermal adhesive microfiber/high frequency welded Ripstop/TPU toe cap Lining: Mesh/highly breathable lateral mesh inserts/stretch air mesh tongue Midsole: Compression molded MEMlex/1.5mm dual-density compressed EVA rock-guard in forefoot/TPU shank Drop(mm): Heel: 19mm /Toe: 13mm/ Drop: 6mm Cushioning: Midsole 32A Sole: Dual-density FriXion XT V-groove with impact brake system Internal slip-on construction fits the foot like a sock without causing excessive pressure Outsole lugs have rounded edges and wrap over the midsole to provide added traction and enhance stability on off camber terrain

- Appalachian Outdoors

Engineered for women, the Bushido Trail Running Shoe from La Sportiva features a stable, neutral base with an outsole designed for exceptional, sticky traction over all types of terrain. A Technical, Competition Oriented Model Designed For The Sky Running Scene. Super Lightweight, Sticky And Aggressive. Designed To Guarantee Perfect Stability On Holds On All Types Of Off-Road Terrain Thanks To The "STB Control" Construction, A New Concept In The World Of Mountain Running Shoes. La Sportiva recommends sizing up a half-size for this particular shoe. You'll love, and your competitors will hate, the La Sportiva women's trail running shoes. Upper: Air Mesh/Adhesive Microfiber/High Frequency Welded Ripstop. Lining: Mesh/ Highly Breathable Lateral Mesh inserts/Stretch Air Mesh Tongue. Midsole: Compression Molded MEMlex / Dual-Density compressed EVA Rock-Guard in forefoot/ TPU Shank. Sole: Dual Density FriXionXT V-Groove2 with Impact Brake System. Drop: 6mm. Weight: TBD. Sizes Women's: 36 - 43. Available Color(s): Ice Blue/Grey

- Tahoe Mountain Sports

While the women's version hasn't been reviewed yet, there are 2 reviews for other versions of the Bushido. Read all reviews »

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