The Northwave Decade SL is the perennial favorite amongst the most diehard riders. Northwave's best selling boot, this all mountain boot has the soul to take the tough days of a true rider with its thermo welding and double crossbow sole for dampening heavy landings.
TF3 Liner: Advanced lining material constructed of Thermo-Fit Foam enhances target fit zones that can be customized instantly with a heater or over time from natural body heat for the perfect fit. Malleable fit areas are anatomically designed and reinforced with injected memory foam for better fit-retention and comfort for your feet. Brand new webbing on the liner, and with loops that have been positioned on the edges of the liner, exclusive tongue side-cut naturally adapts to your instep, permitting the most custom fit, and distributing power tranmission of equally through the surface of the liner make this fit unique. Updated Liner Webbing: Northwave analyzed their athletes’ movments to avoid uncomfortable pressure points and place the padding only where necessary and at the right thickness to create the perfect interface, even matching the binding’s ankle strap. Power strap for superior fit: it gives an extra prop on the upper part of the liner providing a more secure liner closure supported by the liner lace lock. Comfortable EVA footbed with side supports for better thermal insulation and for shock absorption. Available also in the women’s version with a specific women’s shaped-cut in the calf area.
540° Heel Retention System: The boot laces pass through pre-curved lace loops which helps to minimize friction. When the laces are pulled to close the boot, they are simultaneously pulling the webbing where stability. This mechanism is a result of the webbing passing through a hole from the side of the boot tightening the liner over the ankle area. The more the lace is pulled the more power will be transferred through the ankle area, increasing heel retention performance and foot stability.
Super Lace SL: A Speed Lacing System that allows the closure of two different boot areas, the quarter part and the collar part, in order to allow you to select the perfect feeling on each part and improve comfort and foot stability. Your boot will be closed quickly and will stay tight and perform all day
Heel Bumper: Built into the exterior of your boot, our Heel Bumper guards against abrasion, wear and tear, and will give your boot extra reinforcement over its lifetime.
Double Crossbow: The second generation of Crossbow takes the weightlessness and softness of its special EVA compound, and is updated with the ultimate Double Crossbow system, which results in the best performing sole on the market with four different grip areas. The new crossbow system provides a perfect balance of power transmission and cushioning. This particular outsole design is developed to allow maximum flexibility and the perfect feel throughout your foot.