5.11’s Tactical continues to grow in 2016.
Building off the success of the company’s EVO and ATAC Boots, 5.11 Tactical has updated its Speed family of boots to be lighter and perform under the extreme conditions found while on duty, at the range, exploring the backcountry or the jungle.
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5.11 is now offering three versions in the Speed 3.0 boot series.
Speed 3.0 5” Boots
A more durable version of the Speed boot based on feedback received from the field, the 3.0 provides solid performance you would expect from a tactical boot designed for the rigors of duty work associated with First Responders.
The Speed 3.0 boot has a completely new cupsole platform with forefront fence climbing lugs plus broad and supporting multi-directional lugs with oil and slip resistance for sure-footed traction.
The 3.0 also features an Agion Antimicrobial lining, an OrthoLite insole plus a strobe sock for additional cushioning, support and long-term comfort. (Sizes 4, 5, 6-12, 13, 14, 15 Regular and 7-12, 13, 14 Wide; Retail price: $89.99 / Black)
Speed 3.0 8” Side-Zip Boot
With all the features found in the Speed 3.0 5” Boot, the Side-Zip comes in an 8-inch height with a YKK side zipper for easy on and off. (Sizes 4, 5, 6-12, 13, 14, 15 Regular and 7-12, 13, 14 Wide; Retail price: $94.99 / Black.)
Speed 3.0 Jungle Boots
The Speed 3.0 Jungle Boot adds innovative quick-dry synthetic leather technology along with an entirely new jungle cupsole platform with self-cleaning lugs.
The 3.0 also features Agion Antimicrobial lining and OrthoLite insole and strobe sock for additional cushioning, support and long-term comfort. (Sizes 4, 5, 6-12, 13, 14, 15 Regular and 7-12, 13, 14 Wide; Retail price: $94.99) Offered in Black and Dark Coyote.
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For more information on the Speed 3.0 line and other products from 5.11 Tactical, please visit 511Tactical.com.
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