Retailers' Descriptions

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Tenaya's Tatanka Rock Shoe is a bomber climbing shoe that takes advantage of the biomechanical properties of your feet and makes climbing easier. Rapid and responsive, this shoe slides on your feet like a worn-in pair of gloves, and with the moving tightening system, you get precise comfort, and excellent foot strength transfer, and superior heel holding power.

- Mountain Gear

Crafted from quality materials in southern Spain, Tenaya climbing shoes have proven themselves on cutting-edge European sport routes and are now available in the US for the first time. For a taste of Tenaya performance, simply lace up the Tatanka Climbing Shoe. The SXR Dynamics provide a precise, glove-like fit while allowing the foot to naturally move for maximum strength, greater comfort, and fast response in tricky situations.


Features of the Tenaya Tantanka Climbing Shoes The Tatanka Features a Highly asymmetrical last for an aggressive attacking angle on cutting edge climbs. The sensitive Midsole and stretchy neoprene tongue make the Tatanka Fit like a glove, allowing you to move through steep terrain with exact precision. Whether you?re crushing on the steeps, or looking for the utmost in comfort, the Tatanka is a safe bet. The last has a larger heel cup than the Ra, and a slightly lower volume in the forefoot. Also, climbers with a longer second toe will feel right at home in the Tatanka.

- Moosejaw

Tatanka, the most asymmetrical of our laced models, is a high-performance climbing shoe designed to take maximum advantage of the biomechanical properties of your feet in order to make climbing easier. When attempting the hardest moves on rock, time is often a critical factor, and this shoe responds quickly to all kinds of difficult situations. The shoe fits like a glove and includes SXRDynamics - a moving tightening system. Modifications in the sole and structure have allowed us not only to increase the precision and comfort, but also allow the foot to employ its maximum strength. Tatanka also has a quick and effective lacing system, a perfect combination of materials, and a powerful heel, giving great results on difficult rock climbs.


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