Finding that perfect balance between stiffness for power transfer and flex for easy hiking in a women specific shoe is easy because you've just found a pair of Shimano SH-WM63 Women's Mountain Biking Shoes. They have a stiff injection molded plate so you can race them, and when the time comes for walking/hiking, a lugged rubber sole give you the cushion and traction you need.
Item No. » SH-WM63
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