La Sportiva Akasha | Mens
Akasha, a Sanskrit word for “ether”, is the La Sportiva Mountain Running shoe 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. The wide internal volume, soft, breathable, and snug fitting uppers and slip on construction 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.
+ Sole with exclusive Trail Rocker system to favour a natural support ",external heel - internal toe", of the shoe during the race.
Drop: 6 mm
Weight: 310g half pair
Uppers: Breathable 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.