La Sportiva – Akasha

Mountain running endurance shoe with great shock absorption, designed for long distance trails, Ultra-Marathons, Ultra-Trails and for use on long training session.

Akasha, a Sanskrit word that stays for “ether”, is the La Sportiva Mountain Running boot with the greatest shock absorption: dedicated to the world of endurance competitions, it is perfect on long distance runs, Ultra-Marathons, Ultra-Trails and for long training sessions. The Cushion Platform™ footbed provides excellent shock absorption and comfort together with the wide internal volume, the soft, breathable, and snug fitting uppers and a slip on construction that eliminates compression points during the race. The innovative front active insertsDynamic ProTechTion™ provide protection and structure following the foot in a dynamic way and without constrictions.

The dual mix FriXion XT grippy sole is equipped with the exclusive Trail Rocker™ solution to promote the natural movement “external heel – internal toe” of the foot during running.
Akasha, the essence of the ultra-runner: protection, comfort and shock absorption.

Uppers: Breathable Air Mesh + PU leather at the rear and Dynamic ProTechTion at the toe.

Lining: Mesh non slip.

Midsole: Injected EVA and Cushion Platform.

Footbed: Ortholite Mountain Running.

Sole: FriXion XT dual density with Trail Rocker system.

Drop: 6 mm

Sizes: 36 – 47,5 (including half sizes)

Weight: 660 g (pair, size 42)