Hiking, Trail Running, Climbing, Mountain Biking and Snow Sports Footwear Showcases Enhanced Grip, Lightweight and Durable Materials
LOS ANGELES (January 12, 2016) – Building upon the growing consumer demand for versatile, adaptable footwear, adidas Outdoor, the athletic brand in the outdoors, introduced an expanded line of multi-sport footwear for hiking, trail running, climbing, mountain biking and snow sports for fall 2016 at Outdoor Retailer Winter Market, Jan. 7 – 10 in Salt Lake City. The cross-functional collection combines grip and lightweight, durable components enhancing athlete performances in all weather conditions, with an emphasis on innovation in insulated and waterproof styles. This footwear range, also reflecting the needs of younger, athletic consumers, was developed with adidas Outdoor athletes including Sasha DiGiulian and Kevin Jorgeson.
“This line provides the best footwear solutions for outdoor athletes that do a broad variety of activities in one day,” said Greg Thomsen, managing director, adidas Outdoor U.S. “We are seeing the same evolution with the everyday outdoor consumer – they are doing more activities in a shorter period of time. Outdoor passionistas want one solid performance shoe that excels across a bigger range of sports and conditions. Our fall 2016 line is the answer.”
Terrex Trailmaker GTX: The strong trail running offerings now include the Terrex Trailmaker GTX for men and women, an all around trail runner with a GORE-TEX® lining for protection against the elements, Continental™ rubber outsole for superior grip and a lug pattern designed after the Baron mountain bike tire. Additionally, it has speed lacing construction, abrasion resistant weldings for protection and a lightweight EVA midsole for long-term cushioning and increased comfort.
CW Winterpitch Mid CP Leather: This lightweight, durable, mid-cut winter hiker for men has a Climaproof® membrane for waterproof protection and Climawarm, a breathable insulation that keeps users dry and comfortable in cold weather conditions. The upper combines nubuck leather, protective synthetic and durable ripstop, a lightweight EVA midsole for long-term cushioning and a Stealth® rubber outsole for unbeatable grip.
CW Choleah High CP Leather: This winter boot for women combines style, function and versatility with PrimaLoft® (100g) insulation for warmth, even in wet conditions, and an innovative foldable collar to change height and look of the boot. Additional features include a Climaproof membrane for waterproof protection, soft winter lining for comfort and warmth, a lightweight EVA midsole for long-term cushioning and high traction rubber outsole, with a winterized sole profile, for grip in wet conditions.
Terrex Tracefinder: This winter boot for men is the next generation of the Terrex Ultimate Boost, providing long lasting energy in the mountains and high adaptability on rocky terrain with adidas’ proprietary Boost™ technology. The Tracefinder blends Climaproof waterproof protection and PrimaLoft (200g) insulation for optimal protection against the elements. Additionally, it has Climaheat™ combined with PrimaLoft insulation in the collar, designed to keep out snow and cold, and a Continental rubber outsole for extraordinary grip.
Mountainpitch: This versatile hiker with a young, urban lifestyle design for men has a Stealth rubber outsole for unbeatable grip and a lightweight EVA midsole providing long-term cushioning and increased comfort. The upper is a modern material mix with breathable abrasion resistant mesh and nubuck leather, sock construction for a snug fit and abrasion resistant weldings for protection.
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