COMPETITION: WINNER - Win a Pair of Asolo Magnum GV Mids

WINNER: kasza

Win a Pair of Magnum GV Boots from Asolo's 2019 Alpine/Approach Line

This year Asolo overhauled their Alpine/Approach category to bring it bang up to date with the latest material technolgies and offer a more secure fit than ever before. Designed to guarantee best in class performance and versatility across a range of usage that includes Via Ferrata, scrambling, mountain walking and easy climbing, the four new styles within Asolo's Alpine Approach line aim to embody the very definition of 'Approach shoes' by offering truly rugged performance on technical alpine terrain.

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Men's ASOLO Magnum GV MM: Graphite/Graphite, 71 kb
Men's ASOLO Magnum GV MM: Graphite/Graphite

Women's ASOLO Magnum GV ML: Donkey/ Cyan Blue, 67 kb
Women's ASOLO Magnum GV ML: Donkey/ Cyan Blue

Weight-saving Grip

The entire Approach line has been fitted with all-new Asolo/Vibram®Ground outsoles featuring WaveTechnology; an innovative weight-saving texture between low-profile, multi-directional lugs and a smooth forefoot climbing zone. The new outsoles also introduce Vibram® Megagrip to the category for the first time, a unique rubber formula that provides sure grip on both wet and dry surfaces as well as rugged longevity.

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Improved fit

An improved Heel Locking system combines a suede T-shaped heel sling with micro injected TPU lateral shells that clad the heel cup. This combination firmly locks your heel in place, improves shape retention and protects against abrasion. Top-to-toe asymmetric lacing compliments Asolo's finely crafted fit and secures your foot in place for the ultimate in control.

Enhanced breathability

All waterproof styles within the alpine approach line now feature Gore-Tex Extended Comfort Range linings. This non-insulated form of Gore-Tex makes for excellent breathability and moisture management in warm weather.

Comfort with stability

New molded EVA mono-density midsoles with durable PU inserts support your feet, cushion against impact and provide firm support.

Other updates

Schoeller softshell ankle cuffs, lightweight suede tongues, and soft-touch microfiber linings take comfort up another notch.

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Product Focus: Asolo Magnum GV

Available for: men and women
Upper: Water resistant suede 1.6-1.8mm + Schoeller Soft Shell

Lining: Gore-Tex Extended Comfort Range

Lasting Board:Asoflex Approach 00 SR

Anatomic Footbed:Ground

Sole: Asolo/ Vibram® Ground + EVA midsole + PU anti-shock insert

Fit: Men's (MM)) // Women's (ML)

Weight: Magnum 460g (1/2 pair size 8 UK) // Apex 432g (1/2 pair size 8 UK)
Size: Men's: 6-13 UK // Women's: 4.5 -9 Uk

Colours: Men's: Grey/ Graphite // Women's: Donkey/ Cyan Blue

Made in Europe

SRP £170

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Asolo are offering UKC readers the chance to win a pair of men's or women's mid-cut Magnum GV boots srp £170. (pictured below).


Since 1975, Asolo has gained an important worldwide leadership position in the production of technical footwear for mountain activities. The wide product range covers footwear from the relaxed leisure activities line to the most technical alpine technology allowing Asolo to be one of the few companies in the world to completely cover the outdoor sector. Asolo's mission is to create personalized footwear for every situation, designing our footwear around the foot: fit and performance are the strong points. Flexible, light and at the same time resistant, Asolo footwear is designed to be breathable, shock-absorbent, and water and temperature resistant while guaranteeing maximum grip even on the toughest terrains. These characteristics have lead Asolo to receive many awards from sector magazines and organizations. Asolo is distributed in 35 countries and has a headquarters in the U.S.A. where it is a market leader. For more information, visit

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