The Pearl Izumi Elite MTB II shoes combine a lightweight one-piece upper with an Elite level carbon anatomic sole plate at an incredible price. It has an Elite Grade Uni-Directional Carbon for ultra-light stiffness, a concave shaped sole plate for enhanced stiffness and anatomic support and built in longitudinal arch support for optimal support, power, and efficiency. The sole features Direct-Vent technology for cooling and drainage.
The Elite MTB II's anatomic buckle closure follows the natural shape of the foot to eliminate hot spots and remove pressure from your instep while its adjustable buckle mounting plate delivers ultimate fit and flexibility. The heel cup has synthetic leather lining and an external nylon power band for maximum heel hold and power transfer. Molded TPU toe cap and high traction Rubthane lug tips deliver off-road durability and traction.