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Mammut Blaze Soft

The Blaze Soft has a flexible sole and "rockered" street-shoe-type last.

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Mammut Blaze Soft, $109

  • Steep rock: 2 Star
  • Face climbing: 2 Star
  • Long routes: 1 Star
  • Upper: Leather, unlined
  • Rubber: 4mm Vibram XSV

The Blaze Soft has a flexible sole and “rockered” street-shoe-type last. Combined with soft unlined leather uppers, this makes for an exceptionally friendly fit. The downside is a distinctly mellow level of performance. The Blaze Soft seems best suited to novice and intermediate climbers seeking a sensitive, comfortable outdoor shoe.

+ Comfortable and reasonably sensitive.

– Pedestrian last.

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