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Pros Drain and dry rapidly, snug and comfortable fit, lightweightExtremely versatile, adjustable, excellent balance of support and flexibilityProtective midsole and toe, incredibly sticky rubber, versatileHigh traction, flexible, snug fit, great drainage, stylishComfortable, warm, great traction on wet rock
Cons Low traction especially on wet rock, low sensitivity, inner materials rough on bare feetNot the stickiest rubber, not the most durableWeak mesh impairs durabilityNot warm, not durableLittle support on rough terrain, no drainage
Bottom Line A decent running shoe for wet conditions, they lack the traction necessary for most water sportsThese comfortable and versatile shoes are excellent in and out of the waterWhile not the most durable, this shoe is crazy sticky and feels great in most conditionsThoughtful design creates a snug but adjustable fit and high performance around water and even around townThese booties provide stellar warmth and comfort while boating
Rating Categories Crossamphibian Swift 2 Astral TR1 Junction Terrex Summer.RDY Voyager Sp... Astral Loyak NRS Paddle Wetshoe
Comfort (25%)
7
9
8
9
7
Traction (25%)
3
7
10
9
9
Warmth (15%)
4
9
8
6
9
Versatility (15%)
6
9
8
6
3
Sensitivity (10%)
4
7
6
9
9
Durability (10%)
5
6
4
3
6
Specs Crossamphibian... Astral TR1 Junction Terrex Summer.RDY... Astral Loyak NRS Paddle Wetshoe
Measured Weight (per pair, in lbs) 1.0 lbs 1.6 lbs 1.6 lbs 1.1 lbs 1.9 lbs
Size Tested (US Men's) 12 13 13 13 12
Drainage Features Top/side mesh Front/side holes, top mesh Mesh upper, side holes Front/back/side holes, top mesh None
Removeable Insole Yes, but comes glued in Yes Yes Yes No Insole
Available Widths Regular Regular Regular Regular Regular
Footwear Closure Lace Lace Lace Lace Zipper
Upper Materials 3D mesh/recycled and bio-sourced material/mesh/synthetic Hydrophobic canvas with TPU Climacool mesh Hydrophobic canvas and Airmesh 3 mm neoprene
Midsole EnergyCell EVA EVA EVA None
Outsole Siped Contagrip FD G15 Stealth rubber Siped G15 Rubber
Relative Fit Narrow toebox, low volume midfoot, medium volume heel Wide toebox, high volume midfoot and heel Wide toebox, medium volume heel and midfoot Wide toebox, medium volume midfoot and heel Wide toebox, and stretches to accomodate a wide variety of foot shapes
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