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Walking on air!

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...Many years ago on a holiday to the Isle of Skye I discovered I had forgotten to pack my walking boots! A trip to the Island outdoor shop was necessary and after trying on several different makes I finally opted for a pair of Merrell walking shoes. Fast fo ...

anwar 09.07.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Merrell Siren Ventilator Women's Walking Shoes

Merrell Siren Shoe

Advantages: Excelent support and ventilation
Disadvantages: Non that I have been able to identify as yet

LD MOUNTAIN CENTRE As an inexperienced outdoor pursuits person, going into an outdoor shop in was a daunting prospect. Worrying about finding the right products for me, asking staff for their opinions and differentiating what was a sales pitch and what ...

roddy2410 10.11.2009 · Read full review
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Review of Merrell Siren Ventilator Women's Walking Shoes

Comfortable, durable walking shoes that just keep going!

Advantages: Long-lasting and versatile
Disadvantages: Seem a bit small on the sizing

I purchased this pair of Merrell's in March 2007. It is only now - nearly five years later - that I am considering replacing them. At the time they cost about 65 pounds, which seemed like a lot to someone like me who hates spending over the odds. However, ...

serendipity2003 25.01.2012 · Read full review
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Review of Merrell Siren Ventilator Women's Walking Shoes

Hang on!

Advantages: Comfortable, durable, all round
Disadvantages: A beginners shoe

...Finding a climbing shoe that fits properly is an important factor when you decide you want to climb an interesting looking piece of rock. The first pair of rock shoes I ever bought were the Red Chili Spirits and they served me well. The shoes are a co ...

hukerjohn 01.04.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Red Chili Spirit Impact Zone

The Classic Slipper

Advantages: Very agressive and down-turned
Disadvantages: Sometimes has deadspace in the heel for some people

This is Five Ten's most agressive and technical slipper and is very popular among both sport climbers and boulderers. What has made this slipper so popular for steep wall climbing is its combination of a down-turned toe an d very soft midsole; making ...

DavidDruce 16.05.2008 · Read full review
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Review of Five Ten V10