backcountry or park, casual cruising or steep lines - the empire is at home all over the mountain. with its unique, asymmetrical construction, this all-mountain classic offers you an incomparable riding experience. smooth and yet precise. the freeride tongue improves durability and allows you to adjust the flex of the boot perfectly to your wishes.
outer boot the power strap allows the boot to be closed more precisely in the shin area. this provides improved support and more response. the backbone is a reinforcement on the back of the boot that provides durability, stability and regulates flex. the d-tex membrane is waterproof and breathable and thus keeps your feet warm and dry. the remedy sole has a deep profile and offers good cushioning. this makes it particularly versatile for use on the mountain. the asym flex construction offers optimal support with a harder flex on the outside and a less stiff inside for full freestyle performance.
liner the stage 4 liner delivers a precision-cut design and thanks to the heel pocket, the liner hugs the contours of your foot. an additional lace-up harness wraps your foot and provides exceptional heel hold, as well as a quick and secure fit. for added comfort, the stage 4 liner features a roomier toe box with a four-way stretch material.
lacing system the two l2 lacing handles allow you to quickly and precisely adjust the lacing in the upper and lower zones of the boot. simply pull the handles upwards, snap them into place and you're done.
featuresstage 4 linerd-tex membranepowerstrapl2 lacingoptional tps shieldasym flex constructionfreeride tongueflex booster - available as an accessory - stiffens the tongue of the bootbackboneremedy sole