This shoe feels like a high performance mocassin. Its low volume and flexibility allow if to fit in any kayak. It’s unique Lilo construction provides the highest levels of durability that raft guides require. Its superlative grip, supreme comfort, and chilled out looks make it excellent for the rest of us. Use for kayaking, rafting, SUPing, sailing and as an everyday summer shoe.
Flexibility: Reduced thickness and flex grooves provide maximum flexibility and comfort. 2.5mm airmesh at vamp and tongue for breathability. 7mm thick closed cell EVA foam midsole. Foot to Ground Distance: 12 mm heel , 11 mm ball.
Grip: Non-marking, 3.5 mm thick G15 high friction rubber with maximum rubber-to-granite surface contact area and razor-siping.
Drainage: Holes at toe and heel allow water to escape- but reduce entry of sand or silt.
Durability: Recessed stitching securely connects bomber 1000 Denier Cordura® Nylon uppers directly to outsole rubber.