Made of hand crafted aircraft grade aluminum and meticulously designed to be as light and minimalist as possible, the Dion 121 Frames are the smallest and narrowest frames allowed by the USSSA. Specially shaped to maximize flotation while facilitating a natural stride for men, women youth, the Dion 121 Frame is ideal for snowshoe racing sprints, 5ks and short distances, but is durable enough for long distance snowshoe races and running as well. Lightweight and abrasion resistant this is the snow shoe frame of choice for many elite snowshoe racers runners. Also a superb choice for any runner who wants to stay fit and active in the winter when running on roads is not an options. Simply put, when attached to your feet the 121 Frames will feel like a natural extension of your body.