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The Melee is built on a single density cushioning midsole with the ride of a smooth road shoe, but the stability, traction, and protection of a Montrail trail runner. Cooler in warm or hot environments, quick drying and suitable for rugged trails. Fierce traction in all conditions, supportive, and a smooth ride for efficient running or walking IntegraFit Last High Traction Outsole:s TerraFlex RD Sole Platform: Hydrophobic Upper: Breathable, open mesh upper Aggressive tread with sticky rubber Neutral, yet very stable midsole Weight:: 9 oz./ 0,25 kg Style: Low-cut standard tongue Upper: Hydrophobic synthetic leather/mesh Lining: Nylex Insole: EVA Midsole: Single density M1 EVA Outsole: FasTrax carbon rubber Platform: TerraFlex Protection: Forefoot polyurethane Toe Counter: Thermoplastic Heel Counter: Molded plastic Toe Cap: Hydrophobic synthetic Construction: Slip lasted
As the undisputed lightweight of Montrail complete line of trail running shoes, the Melee is a hot weather heavyweight for summer competitions and desert training. The upper is completely ventilated with a breathable mesh fabric specifically designed to resist abrasive surfaces. Attached to the all-condition traction outsole is a soft midsole reinforced with a flexible Terraflex protection plate. If you train in the summer and you can't stand the thought of getting up at dawn to run before the sun, the Montrail Melee is a right step in the direction of warm climate comfort.
- Altrec Outdoors
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