Another great achievement for Asolo: the model Elbrus GV received the “Sieger” by the German Outdoor Magazine.
Here below you can find the results for every single characteristic they took into consideration:
Comment: Heavy, but thanks to the top fitting very agile and leads you perfect. Comfortable and a lot of flex on the pivot point.
Climbing Performance: 5/5 stars
Stability: 5/5 stars
Versatility: 5/5 stars
Lacing/handling: 4/5 stars
Summary: Whether a lodge- climbing or alpine tour in rock and ice: “With the Asolo you succeed”. In case of precision it sets standards – and in case of weight it keeps a low profile.
THE TECHNOLOGY BEHIND THE ELBRUS GV:
The model Elbrus GV in our Alpine-Climbing category and it’s ideal for classical mountaineering, hard trekking and via ferrata.
The upper part is made with water-resistant suede leather of mm 1,6-1,8 and with Schoeller Soft Shell material in the collar part which guarantees the perfect comfort and support.
Its Gore-Tex Performance Comfort Footwear lining guarantees the perfect breathability and waterproofness.
The boots have a rubber rand protection that goes all around the boot in order to have the maximum protection during the activities.
The lacing system is a combination of loop and hardware which allows the precise and fast lace up.
The upper element, it’s made with a high-density polyurethane which provides stability and support and it is used for secure the crampon attachment.
The lower element is made of low-density polyurethane combined with the dual-density microporous midsole which assures the optimum shock absorption.
The rubber outsole is the Ascent, a project developed in collaboration with Vibram which guarantees the perfect stability and grip.
The Elbrus GV is compatible with semi-automatic crampons.