These were my very first climbing shoes. I wanted a versatile shoe, that I could use on everything from bouldering to multi-pitch, and these have been perfect. I also hear that many people blow through their first pair of climbing shoes in under a year, but after a year or so of wearing these only their edging ability has started to diminish. I wear a street size women's 9, bought these in a 7.
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