COMPETITION: WINNER - Win a pair of ultralight Asolo Freney XT boots (srp £320)

WINNER: haltyballa

Merry Christmas everyone!!

Asolo are offering UKC readers a chance to win a pair of ultralight Freney XT GV boots (srp £320) from their alpine moutaineering line. The Freney XT are semi-automatic/ C2 crampon compatible and built from lightweight materials that include a supportive carbon fibre last and abrasion resistant Schoeller K-Tech and microfibre uppers. If you're looking for a suitable boot for year-round Alpine climbing, scrambling and via ferrata, the Freney's revolutionary compact design covers all of these bases and guarantees maximum performance and agility on rock and ice. You can read what the Fell Top Assessors think about the Freney XT here.

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UPPER: Water Resistent Schoeller K-Tech Micro Tech + Microfibre.
LINING: Gore-Tex Insulated Comfort Footwear.
LASTING BOARD: Duo Asoflex Ascent in Carbon Fiber + Eva cover.
SOLE: Vibram 1229 Mulaz + Dual Density Microporous Midsole + PU Heel + TPU Crampons Insert..
FIT: Man - Sizes UK 6-13 available.
WEIGHT: 640(g)

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-Vibram Mulaz

The Mulaz is constructed from Vibram Mont rubber for guaranteed performance at extremely low temperatures. It has a self-cleaning lug pattern and fore-foot climbing zone for improved sensitivity.

- Goretex:
GORE-TEX Insulated Comfort Footwear offers insulated waterproof protection to keep you dry and comfortable during cold conditions and winter activities.

- Rock tech:
These models are fully compatible with semi-automatic crampons and have been designed and developed through detailed and accurate research with professional testers.The primary goal has been to develop highly technical, lightweight, precision products for technical and mixed route climbing.

- Heel locking:
The rubber heel protection provides heel locking and heel support. It is integrated with the lateral rubber rand and the lateral shell, to create a protective shell which permanently maintains the perfect heel shape.

- Lateral shell:
The lateral shell is an iniection moudeld TPU and positioned on the lateral rubber heel band to provide enhanced support and protection.

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