Winter 2016.17

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APHLEX MID WP Keen <br />Winter 2016.17

Designed around the evolving needs of modern adventure seekers, KEEN’s new A∙Phlex™ performance hiker is an uncompromising solution for the activity-diverse set. As industry leaders in versatility and durability, KEEN will debut the A∙Phlex as the star of its fall/winter 2016 Trailhead Collection. The contemporary silhouette and dynamic aesthetic reflect a marriage of style with function that is perfect for the fast paced pursuit of rewarding outdoor experiences.

Beyond footwear, the A∙Phlex is a bold reminder that both casual and technically advanced adventure seekers have acommon motivation: FUN. The outdoor consumer has evolved. Faster and more connected than ever, this active enthusiast is looking for a versatile hiker that won’t hold him back. That’s where the A∙Phlex comes in to work as a fusion of trail technology and innovative style. These components all work to take in the experience and, most importantly, have fun.

Meshing technology and functionality, the shoe is available as A∙Phlex WP and A∙Phlex Mid WP waterproof models for men and women. The versatile multi-talent uses proprietary S3™ technology designed to enhance structure, stability, and suspension for all-around trail comfort. A contoured TPU PHlexoSkeleton™ armor works with a lightweight upper for weightless lockdown and protection. A KEEN.Dry® membrane is integrated into the upper construction to let inside vapors escape without letting water in. The A∙Phlex offers the right balance of support and comfort that make light and fast travel the optimal equation for maximum fun. It brings significantprogression to KEEN’s footwear design language. With a lightweight stability shank, high-traction rubber outsole for unparalleled traction, an EVA midsole for an ultra-cush feel, and mesh and synthetic leather upper panels for a hybrid mix of lightness and durability, the A∙Phlex performance hiker will be a most trusted companion when it comes time to unplug and venture into the outdoors.