Giro Empire E70 Knit Cycling Shoe - Men's

Giro Empire E70 Knit Cycling Shoe - Men's
Giro Empire E70 Knit Cycling Shoe - Men's
$199.95
Price subject to change | Ships & sold by Backcountry
Free 2-Day Shipping on Orders Over $50*
Easy, world-class return policy*
Similar Products
Product Description
Empire E70 Knit Cycling Shoe - Men's by Giro
Knit technology, while seen in other athletic footwear, makes its first appearance in the cycling world with Giro's Empire E70 Knit Shoes. What you can experience is exceptional comfort and superior breathability while putting in long base miles or while winding it up for an hour during a 4-corner crit. This super-durable upper is built with cycling in mind and never compromises fit in its quest to provide lightweight power transfer. Other athletic disciplines use knit technology in footwear because its stretch, support, and breathability offer tangible benefits. We have yet to see it in cycling shoes because--as we all know--cycling demands unique requirements for footwear. Giro solves this with the Xnetic Knit upper. It employs a rigid TPU support skeleton that is structurally designed for cycling and wraps it with DWR-treated Xnetic Knit for water repellency, easy cleaning, and a glove-like fit. TPU reinforcements are utilized at the toe and heel, adding durability off the bike or if you happen to have a little toe/tire overlap at low speeds. Following the--ahem--footsteps of other Empire shoes, this one features a traditional lace closure for a customized fit and low weight. The sole of the Empire E70 utilizes Easton's E70 uni-directional carbon composite, which doesn't flinch during 4-digit watt sprints, and it's light enough that you'll be dancing on the pedals on the ascents. The Giro Empire E70 Knit Road Shoe is compatible with 3-bolt cleats and road pedals and comes in a multitude of sizes between 39. 0-50. 0.

Details
SKU: GIR00GF
Options, sizes, colors available on Backcountry
Manufactured by Giro
Giro Empire E70 Knit Cycling Shoe - Men's ships and sold by Backcountry
Price subject to change
*Shipping and Returns: Some exclusions apply, see cart on Backcountry for details
US-Parks.com has partnered with Backcountry to offer the best outdoor gear for your outdoors adventure
$249.95
The Expedition Pack Down Jacket from Fjallraven charges towards winter weather in a warm, lightweight, and packable...
Price subject to change | Available through Backcountry.com
$249.95
Among Mammut\'s arsenal of Crag climbing ropes, the Crag Dry Rope stands out as an all-arounder for rock, ice, and every...
Price subject to change | Available through Backcountry.com
$114.95
You\'re a low-maintenance guy, so shouldn\'t your shoe be the same\' Enter the Merrell Men\'s Jungle Moc Nubuck...
Price subject to change | Available through Backcountry.com
$599.95
RCC3 Snowboard...
Price subject to change | Available through Backcountry.com
Featured Park
Rising above a scene rich with extraordinary wildlife, pristine lakes, and alpine terrain, the Teton Range stands monument to the people who fought to protect it. These are mountains of the imagination. Mountains that led to the creation of Grand Teton National Park where you can explore over two hundred miles of trails, float the Snake River or enjoy the serenity of this remarkable place.
Featured Wildlife
The pika is a close relative of the rabbits and hares, with two upper incisors on each side of the jaw, one behind the other. Being rock-gray in color, pikas are seldom seen until their shrill, metallic call reveals their presence.