Specifically designed for women with lower overall height to suit female riders. Calf circumference is designed to suit the shape of a womans lower leg. Ankle padding specifically designed to follow the more aggressive tapering of womens ankles. High-quality external/internal construction durable full-grain leather upper, new poly fabric lining and open cell foam. The inner, medial side of the boot is specifically designed for control and features a thick and wide stamped suede upper panel and PU protective lower section designed for excellent contact and grip against the bike while guarding against heat. Patented ankle brace protector. U protectors on the shin, side and toe box area, calf, heel and outer ankle for a high level of impact and abrasion resistance and to absorb shocks. Anatomically designed footbed is raised at the heel to move the foot upwards for optimal fit around the ankle and calf. Inside protector specifically designed to provide greater flexibility in the metatarsal area, assisting back and forth flexibility. Three stage, softer instep/ankle flex zone for maximum comfort, control and support. Exclusive dual compound rubber sole provides improved grip and superior durability in high wear areas; sole features a contoured stamped steel shank. New closure structure features three low profile aluminium buckles with memory, self-alignment, micro adjustments and a quick release/ locking system; top and bottom reverse closure design provides superior impact avoidance and optimal fit. CE certified.