La Sportiva Tarantulace Rock Shoes - Unisex

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La Sportiva Tarantulace Rock Shoes - Unisex

  • Available prices $95.00
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Stick to your projects with the tenacity of an 8-legged bug. Tarantulace Shoes are more aggressive than a traditional beginner's shoe. They suit all around climbers on varied terrain and excel at gym climbing and single-pitch cragging. Laces offer a wide fit range of so they fit various and unusual foot shapes.

  • Unlined leather and synthetics are comfortable for all-day cragging and long hours in the gym.
  • Quick pull lacing gives you a snug and precise fit.
  • Lined tongue for moisture management.
  • Slip-lasted construction.
  • Asymmetric shape helps new climbers push grades fast.
  • Long lasting sticky FriXion® RS rubber sticks to plastic and rock equally well.

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Weight 520g (42)
Ideal for
  • Bouldering
  • Indoor climbing
  • Trad climbing
  • Sport and toprope climbing

A flat profile suits long routes and cracks. Curved shoes allow precision and good edging. Hooked shoes are down-turned and tensioned, for power to the toe on steep or overhanging routes.


Highly asymmetric shoes allow more precision and focused power. Symmetrical shoes are more comfortable for all-around climbing.


Stiffness is provided by the type of sole and the tensioning system. Softer shoes allow more precision. Supportive shoes prevent fatigue.

Uppers Leather + synthetic
Closure Lace-up
Outsoles 5mm FriXion Rs
Lined No
Made in China