Unparallel Sports MTB Shoes | Sticky Like Five Tens
Unparallel Sports MTB Shoes are built for strength, grip, comfort, style, and function. Equipped with a high sticky rubber outsole, and designed by experienced mountain bike riders. There is a rumor floating about, Unparallel, known as UP, has been formed by ex FiveTen employees. The engineers responsible for some of the best MTB and climbing shoes available. If this rumor is true, Unparallel may be some competition for FiveTen.
Dust Up – Unparallel
The Dust Up is a flat pedal specific show using soft rubber for grip with a stickier durometer rating than the Stealth Mi6 sole at 45a-50a comparing that to 52a for the Mi6 on the FiveTen Impact shoes. The Dust Up shoes resemble the low profile off the FiveTen Freerider shoe.
Compound RH outsole perimeter: 4.0 mm thickness, 75-80 durometer.
Compound VD outsole centre tread: 3.5mm thickness, 45-50 durometer.
Midsole stiffness: medium.
Fit: low volume.
Low cut upper height.
Lace cover Velcro strap.
Available in three two-tone colours: Black/Black, Grey/Grey and Grey/Turquoise.
West Ridge – Unparallel
The high top version of the flat pedal show runs a harder durometer and more durable sole.
Compound RH outsole perimeter: 3.7mm thickness, 75-80a durometer
Compound VC outsole centre tread: 4.2mm thickness, 58-63a durometer, non-marking
Midsole stiffness: medium soft
Fit: low volume
Mid-cut upper height
Velcro instep cover
Lock down TPU heel strap
Three colours: Grey/Black, Black/Black, Blue/Black.
Up Link Clipless Shoe – Unparallel
The Up Link is the clipless shoe offering from Unparallel.
Compound RH outsole perimeter: 4.0mm thickness, 75-80a durometer.
Compound VD outsole centre tread:3.5mm thickness, 45-50a durometer.
Cleat plate internal mounting
Stainless steel hardware
Cleat plate: firm
Fit: low volume
Low cut upper height
Lace cover Velcro strap
Available in Black/Charcoal Grey or Charcoal Grey.
I would imagine we’ll be seeing more of the Unparallel Sports MTB Shoes.
Check out Unparallel Sports for more details.