Northwave Katana SRS Ladies SPD MTB Cycling Shoes
Northwave Katana SRS Ladies SPD Shoes
Thermowelded Layer Construction Thermowelded Reinforcements S.R.S Micrometric Buckle With 2 Velcro Straps Integrated Heel System Performance Advanced Footbed Jaws Carbon Reinforced Sole Weight: 373g Description The Northwave womens Katana SRS MTB shoes offer a premium fit and high performance at a fantastic price point. The Jaws carbon reinforced sole has a natural rubber tread for outstanding grip, while the ergonomic SRS closure system ensures efficient micro-metric adjustability for a comfortable and secure fit. Multilayer Thermowelded Construction New Multilayer construction: a light microfiber is coupled with large thermowelded mesh vent inserts at the same thickness of a traditional monolayer. The result: better comfort and reduced weight. S.R.S Closing System S.R.S. (Slim Ratchet System) is Northwaves new micrometric buckle. Maximum closing precision, minimized size and weight. The mechanism follows the anatomic shape of the foot, to ensure the most comfortable fit, and is designed to ease the grasp even when riding. Forged in aluminum, its great for top resistance and ease of replacement. Asymmetric Straps The asymmetrical construction is another innovation of the collection. The central strap is moved to the center so as to follow the anatomy of the foot and reduce the pressure on the side area, because it's particularly sensitive. The straps have been lightened by all superfluous elements, presenting thinner thicknesses and discharged central areas, thereby maintaining maximum grip. Integrated Heel System The new unibody construction of the uppers allowed to integrate an efficient heel retention system inside the structure, without the need of external elements. Same efficiency, reduced weight. Jaws Carbon Reinforced Sole Made with thermoplastic material enriched with carbon powder and a natural rubber tread: get the lightest and the fastest with maximum grip even on descents.
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Founded by Gianni Piva in the 1980s in the Italian town of Montebelluna, Northwave is owned by the Piva family. It wasn't until the 1990s that products on cycling shoes began, having previously been a snowboard equipment manufacturer. 1993 marked their first MTB shoe, and in 1996, Paola Pezzo won the first XC MTB Olympic gold wearing their products. Succes on the road followed shortly afterwards, with Ivan Gotti's victory in the 1997 Giro d'Italia, followed by a second Olympic gold for Pezzo in 2000. Subsequent iconic cyclists to have won using the Northwave brand include Cipollini, Gunn-Rita Dahle, Boonen, Gilbert and Cancellara. Fore more information on their current range of cycling products, please visit http://northwave.com/ or to read about their history here.
About Tweeks Cycles
Tweeks Cycles are owned by a parent company, Demon Tweeks, who have 40 years of experience of trading to the public. Originally founded as a motorcycle and accessories mail order company, Tweeks has grown into a 130,000 square foot store, within which includes their dedicated cycling section. They pride themselves on their customer satisfaction, and UK postage for cycling equipment is currently FREE for all orders above £9, and £1.99 for orders below. Next day delivery costs £5.99 and bikes and built and dispatched Free of Charge.