The Leatt 5.5 FlexLock boot, was a 3-year project with long term development and testing using Pro athletes from all over the world!
The 5.5 boot is a real head tuner when it comes to looks and style, but the design brief was comfort and protection.
As you slide your foot inside the boot you instantly feel the plush interior and quality of the materials used, it’s like putting your feet inside your favorite shoes or slippers! The adjustable FlexLock system reduces forces to the ankle by up to 37% and the knee by up to 35% by Locking out the ankle movement when over flexed, giving you that feeling of security. With great feel of the frame, gear lever and rear brake, these boots instantly feel so good.
You must check out the SlideLock Velcro function it really is groundbreaking in security fastening boot technology.
Outstanding comfort with first-class fit even for wide feet
Closure: SlideLock system, Auto-locking one way sliding closure for great seal at top of boot
Forged aluminum buckles with Over-lock system and stainless steel base
FlexLock System: Adjustable lower boot flex for personal preference
LockOut of the sideward ankle movement to reduce forces
Force Reduction compared to the market leader/most high-end boots: Up to 37% reduction of ankle forces, Up to 35% reduction of forces to the knee
Bike Grip: Inside of boot is flat and grippy for great bike feel
Toe-Box: Low-profile, for easy gear shifting
Ankles: 3D-shaped impact foam over ankles for added protection
Heel grip ankle design for stability when riding on your toes
Sole: DualZone hardness
Extended foot peg riding zone for arch and on the toes riding style with reinforced Steel shank
Inner Liner: Breathable mesh 3D liner with anti-slip reinforcement for zero heel lift