SPD FLAGSHIP DESCENT / ENDURO SHOE WITH ADDITIONAL PROTECTION AND OPTIMIZED CONTACT BOTH ATTACHED AND RELEASED. The composite material and the SHIMANO ORIGINAL model maximize grip and durability. Reinforced laces offer superior protection against debris. Shaped toe cap for additional toe protection. Asymmetrical padded ankle collar and side sole for added protection. The quick lacing system allows quick adjustments and maximum hold. Pedal channel for stability of the shoe to the pedal board when not attached. The materials absorb less water and dry quickly. Expanded rear cleat adjustment range up to 18mm for better bike control.