Description of La Sportiva Akasha Running Shoe - Black/Yellow
Mountain running endurance shoe with great shock absorption, designed for long distance trails, Ultra-Marathons, Ultra-Trails and for use on long training session.
Akasha, a Sanskrit word that stays for "ether", is the La Sportiva Mountain Running boot with the greatest shock absorption: dedicated to the world of endurance competitions, it is perfect on long distance runs, Ultra-Marathons, Ultra-Trails and for long training sessions. The Cushion Platform™ footbed provides excellent shock absorption and comfort together with the wide internal volume, the soft, breathable, and snug fitting uppers and a slip on construction that eliminates compression points during the race. The innovative front active inserts Dynamic ProTechTion™ provide protection and structure following the foot in a dynamic way and without constrictions.
The dual mix FriXion XT grippy sole is equipped with the exclusive Trail Rocker™ solution to promote the natural movement "external heel - internal toe" of the foot during running.
Akasha, the essence of the ultra-runner: protection, comfort and shock absorption.
+ Soft Slip-on uppers, tight fit and super breathability with slipper sock construction to avoid compression points and to provide the maximum comfort.
+ Wide volumes designed for long use during endurance competitions.
+ Front active reinforcements Dynamic ProTechTion: provide protection and structure following the foot movement in a dynamic way without constriction.
+ Extra shock absorption thanks to the Cushion Platform footbed.
TECH INFO: Uppers: Air Mesh + PU leather at the rear and Dynamic ProTechTion at the toe. Lining: Mesh non slip. Midsole: Injected EVA and Cushion Platform. Footbed: Ortholite Mountain Running. Sole: FriXion XT dual density with Trail Rocker system.