Northwave Mission Shoes

3.33/5 (3 Reviews)
MSRP : $109.29

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Product Description

Northwave designed the Men's Mission specifically for freeriders. The X Power Cage upper and ankle strap provide support and a tight fit without sacrificing comfort, and the cleat-compatible Vibram sole grips while you're pushing back up for another shot at the tabletop.

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User Reviews

Overall Rating:5
Value Rating:5
Submitted by parkh95 a Weekend Warrior from Soul, Korea

Date Reviewed: February 18, 2010

Strengths:    Good looks. Mine's brown and it looks pretty good.

Weaknesses:    Haven't found any yet. These are my first clipless shoes.

Bottom Line:   
Good first clipless shoes. Cheap and cheerful. Hopefully they'll prove to be durable. Bit cold for winter rides though.

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Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $70.00

Similar Products Used:   none

Overall Rating:4
Value Rating:4
Submitted by yfz_duner a Weekend Warrior from Winchester, CA, USA

Date Reviewed: September 15, 2009

Strengths:    Doesn't scream "biking shoe."

Weaknesses:    The insole is very thin. This is my first clipless shoe and maybe that's how they're supposed to be, but I have sensitive nerves on the bottom of my feet and the padding wasn't enough. A new insole from the local sporting goods store took care of the issue.

Bottom Line:   
I was looking for my first clipless shoe that fit right, looked casual, and didn't cost a fortune. This shoe fit the bill. I like a little bit wider shoe and this one fit me right.

I've only ridden in these shoes a few times now (50 miles), so I can't comment on the durability like the previous poster did. So far, so good though.

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Duration Product Used:   Less than 1 month

Price Paid:    $100.00

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Similar Products Used:   none

Bike Setup:   Trek Fuel EX 8

Overall Rating:1
Value Rating:1
Submitted by tomak13 a Weekend Warrior from marseille

Date Reviewed: July 1, 2009

Strengths:    Good looking

Weaknesses:    The sole (vibram) cracked, the front of the shoes was ripped wery quickly

Bottom Line:   
I bought those shoes follwoing a nice experience with earlier Northwave shoes, that I kept for 5 years. Unfortunately those ones did not resist more than 7 rides!!! First the front of the shoes cracked, the leather is really bad! Second the Vibram sole just snapped, and now the cleat is no longer stable. These are the worst shoes you can find. I won't buy again shoes from Northwave, where has gone quality in 5 years???

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Duration Product Used:   6 months

Price Paid:    $80.00

Purchased At:   Wiggle

Similar Products Used:   Northave, Axo

Bike Setup:   Blur LT2

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