Suplest Crosscountry Pro gravel shoes review

Suplest Crosscountry Pro gravel shoes


Our review

A quality, well-constructed shoe but pricey and you need to check the fit

Great quality; build; stiff, efficient sole

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At the heart of the sole is a super-stiff carbon base, onto which is bonded a toe-to-heel rubber covering. This not only protects the carbon, but also adds

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