During an epic spring mud season in Alaska, one tester praised the waterproof Alamosa for its “sneaker-like feel and roomy toebox,” which accommodated swelling as he racked up big miles. Best for lighter (less than 30-pound) packs and groomed trails.
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The word parkour means "The Path, or he Way Through." Freerunning and Parkour place very high demands on footwear. Whether it be running off walls and doing backflips, landing a precision gap jump, or balancing a rail far above the ground, with the new Five Ten Chase prepare for take off. The multi-talented Chase combines the spring and support demanded by free runners with a classic street-smart upper. The Chase is the shoe of choice for Parkour and Freerunning experts.