Shimano SH XM9 Mountain Bike Shoes. Ruggedly built for any adventure on or off the bike, the Shimano SH XM9 Mountain Bike Shoes protect your feet in challenging terrain while enhancing pedaling efficiency and trail hiking stability. Vibram outsole provides superior grip and foot control in all conditions. Flexible half length shank plate and shock absorbing EVA ensures walking comfort on the trails without compromising power output on the bike. Waterproof Gore Tex Performance Comfort liner maintains dry comfort and works with the natural Nubuck leather upper to enhance breathability. Reinforced rubber box on the front offers toe protection and Mini Power Strap closure system with TPU heel provides firm 360 heel holding. Mid top design helps to stabilize the ankle and supports the walking motion. Strategic ankle padding keeps mud, debris, and elements on the outside and metal hook and lacing eyelets guarantee a secure fit.