Ecco Exostrike Women's Walking BootsHYDROMAX UpperConstructed using a durable leather upper, the Ecco Exostrike Walking Shoes offer a wider range of protection to help you gain the maximum from your footwear. The leather upper keeps the feet protected from debris and sharp objects as well as minimising the risks of wear and tear. Perforations within the leather increase ventilation ensuring your feet can breathe easy as you power through on hot and humid days. Hydromax has also been used on the upper to provide added weather protection. The treatment ensures your feet remain comfortable and dry in wet and rainy conditions so you can continue with complete confidence. A half-sock construction is designed for easy entry and exceptional comfort; removing the need for a tongue, it swathes your foot in lightweight support and a seamless fit - shrinking the risk of rubbing and blisters, because we know how those can ruin your day. Completing the Exostrike external heel stabiliser which locks down the heel for a distraction-free fit.Phorene MidsoleWithin the midsole, an ultralight PU phorene composition increases shock absorption and comfort by provides a plush underfoot feel. Sparing your joints as you strike down onto hard, unforgiving surfaces, the midsole ensures you can go further for longer. By inundating shocks, phorene works to protect you when striking down and also disperses the shocks to propel you forward. Phorene also provides ample cushioning to ensure a comfortable hike, the midsole follows the natural contours of the foot provide a dynamic fit and feel. Completing the midsole is a removable insole that not only provides added underfoot cushioning but also works to wick sweat away from the skin. The insole uses moisture management to wick sweat to keep you dry when temperatures begin to rise.