Mavic Avenir shoes review

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£90.00 RRP
Mavic Avenir Shoes

Our review

Wonderfully comfortable and stiff enough to race. Great value too
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Darth Vader has another choice of shoe for his racing team’s Stormtrooper domestiques other than the Shimano R086.Though we have to say, the yellow Mavic tags and logos are a nice touch.

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Combining stiff soles with super-soft synthetic uppers reinforced in all the right places, this is a lovely shoe. You’ll be gutted when they get their first scuff – but they are also available in a more dirt-friendly graphite if you can’t bear the constant wiping these need.

The fit is comfy and slipper-like, with a high back and tight heel-cup, and the broad top strap is a triumph in distributing forces across the top of your foot no matter how tight you ratchet it.

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The two-lever buckle is a tidy design and easy to use with just finger and thumb. The vented, glass fibre-reinforced nylon sole also has bolts for all the common cleat systems.

Product Specifications

Product

Name Avenir Road Shoes (09)
Brand Mavic

Description • Energy Race 2D Outsole - The bi-density nylon and glassfibre outsole assures stiffness and comfort for great racing performance. • Ergo Fit 2D Women Insole - Preshaped womans specific density composite insole with a high density rear heel cradle. Agion antibacterial treatment. • Ergo Lite Ratchet - Low profile, lightweight ratchet with highly precise adjustment. Ergonomically designed release mechanism that prevents accidental opening. • Micro Vent Tongue - Perforated ergonomical tongue for moisture management and supple microfiber synthetic and light foam padding for comfort. • Synthetic and mesh upper. • 2 comfort strap • Integrated toe cap • Low profile 2 position ratchet support • Synthetic heel counter
Available Colours Black/White Black/Yellow
Weight (g) 701
Shoe Compatibility 3 Bolt Cleat SPD SPD-R
Shoe Sizes Available 41 42 43 44 45 46