Inspired by the European sport of randonneuring, the all-new Specialized Audax Road Shoe has been specifically developed for long rides spent chasing far off horizons. And from a design standpoint, it strikes the optimal balance between comfort and efficiency, making it ideal for anyone exploring their limits across anything from unmaintained back roads to smooth tarmac. Fabric Supple Micromatrix synthetic leather Fit Standard fit for on-bike support and all-day comfort Construction Low profile heel provides secure fit and relieves Achilles pressure for free range of ankle motion Ventilation Laser perforated venting Reflectivity Reflective elements for visibility Outsole Powerline carbon/composite sole for light, stiff power transfer - stiffness index 11.0 Sole Body Geometry sole and footbed are ergonomically designed, scientifically tested to boost power, increase efficiency, and reduce chance of injury by optimizing hip, knee and foot alignment Closure Boa S2 dial for on-the-fly micro-adjustment Cleat Compatibility 3-bolt cleat pattern fits all major road pedals Notes Combine Body Geometry shoes, footbeds, and wedges to maximize performance benefits. Replaceable heel tread and Boa Snap dial
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