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La Sportiva Men's Theory Climbing Shoe is rated 4.9 out of 5 by 11.
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The La Sportiva Men's Theory Climbing Shoe is an aggressive slipper for competitive climbing. An aggressive downturn and easy-on style help you push the limits of the climb. Send past the competition and trust the sticky Vibram XS-Grip 2 sole on every hold. Your heel locks in with the help of a simple hook-and-loop closure, which allows for an easy out and fast relaxing once you've been crowned champion.

Product Description
Item No.   10478626

The La Sportiva Men's Theory Climbing Shoe is an aggressive slipper for competitive climbing. An aggressive downturn and easy-on style help you push the limits of the climb. Send past the competition and trust the sticky Vibram XS-Grip 2 sole on every hold. Your heel locks in with the help of a simple hook-and-loop closure, which allows for an easy out and fast relaxing once you've been crowned champion.

FEATURES of the La Sportiva Men's Theory Climbing Shoe

  • Ultra-sensitive, aggressive slipper with with No-Edge Technology
  • For modern competition climbing and futuristic maneuvers
  • Upper: Microfiber and Leather
  • Lining: Unlined
  • Midsole: P3 System
  • Sole: 1/2 Sole No-Edge Dynamic Technology (D-Tech) / Diff erentiated
  • 2-3.5mm Vibram XS Grip2 Rubber
  • Rubber improves upon the superior grip characteristics of vibram is the world leader in high performance rubber soles
  • XS GRIP, and delivers outstanding precision of support and shape stability

Product Specifications
Features: Cushioned
Sustainability: Animal Friendly
Footwear Height: Ankle
Weight: 7.5 oz
Upper: Leather, Microfiber
Outsole: 3.5 mm Vibram XS Grip 2
Terrain: Off Trail, Mountain
Disclaimer: We only ship this brand to US Addresses.
Gender: Mens
Best Use: Climbing, Mountaineering and Alpine, Hiking
Footwear Closure: Slip-on
Toe Coverage: Closed Toe
Product Reviews
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing These shoes are now my go to indoor shoes. They perform extremely well and are great. The smearing is excellent and the edging good. It has great sensitivity and feels great. Overall they are the best shoes I have ever bought.
Date published: 2022-04-27
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Best shoes for indoor bouldering Bought these a month ago and have been loving them in the gym. I dont know if I would use them outside but they are perfect inside. I wear a 46.5 street shoe and I got a 44 of these. It's a tight fit but they stretch.
Date published: 2022-03-07
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great advanced climbing shoe I’ve been wearing la sportiva solutions and butora acros for many years and love them. Recently got the theory based on friend recommendations. Great fit and very comparable to the solutions and acros. Softer rubber so easier to break in and more sensitivity.
Date published: 2022-02-15
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Quickly becoming my favorite Sportiva shoe. I’ve never climbed in a slipper quite like this. It has the downturn power to drive the toe in on holds yet the soft supple feel of a Futura/Genius. Additionally, I think the heel is my all time favorite. The theory is a unicorn. It kills it on plastic and backs down to nothing when it comes to demands on multiple rock types. I’ve now done all my hardest sport pitches and boulder problems in the Theory this summer. Street shoe: 9/Theory 37.5
Date published: 2021-10-08
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Amazing fit! Shoes are a very soft rubber and form perfectly to your feet. The shoes run large and i sized down from a 41 shoe size to a 39. These shows are particularly good at toehooking
Date published: 2021-05-30
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great Change from the Norm Really pleased with the shoes so far. I sized down .5 in US from the Solutions. The thin rubber stretches just enough to form to my foot. Very sticky.
Date published: 2021-03-11
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Great shoe I wear these over the solutions. Lightweight and perfect for indoor bouldering. Heel and toe hooks are super solid. You can’t go wrong with these.
Date published: 2021-02-15
Rated 4 out of 5 by from Amazing Shoe Been climbing in these for a month now. Typically wear size US 8 street, got these in EU 38, and they were initially an aggressive, tight fit. These took about 2-3 sessions to break in. There were hot spots on the big toe, however tolerable, it was no longer an issue after about 2-3 weeks. I have a wide foot and small heel, and these fit better than any shoe I have (~10 different pairs from Sportiva, Evolv, Tenaya, and 5.10). The rubber is really soft and sensitive throughout, yet the edge on the toe is stiff and performs great on small feet. The heel is solid and never moves or deform during heel hooks. Only downfall I've found so far is that because the rubber is so thin, there's a bit of delamination occurring around the medial side where the No-Edge rubber feature attaches to the shoe. This is happening to both mine and my friend's Theory. Regardless, we both love them and they've become our #1 go to for bouldering. Will definitely buy another pair in the future, and probably downsize to EU 37.5.
Date published: 2020-12-23
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Size Guide

La Sportiva Men's Climbing Shoes

EUROPEAN SIZE USA Size Conversion
34 2.5 +
34.5 3
35 3.5
35.5 4
36 4.5
36.5 4.5 +
37 5
37.5 5.5
38 6
38.5 6.5
39 6.5 +
39.5 7
40 7.5
40.5 8
41 8.5
41.5 8.5 +
42 9
42.5 9.5
43 10
43.5 10.5
44 10.5 +
44.5 11
45 11.5
45.5 12
46 12.5
46.5 12.5 +
47 13
47.5 13.5
48 14
49 15
50 16

NOTES and FIT INFO
La Sportiva footwear is built and offered on European half sizes, which are smaller increments than US half sizes. This gives them four extra sizes per size run, and ultimately gives you a better fit.

As a general rule soft shoes like climbing shoes require a tighter fit, or about two to three sizes smaller than your street shoe size.

La Sportiva recommends you fit your trad climbing shoes one to two sizes under your street shoe size.

La Sportiva offers a lot of lasts, and each offers a different fit and feel. Remember to factor in potential stretching.

Unlined slip-lasted shoes tend to stretch a bit more than lined shoes, or about one full size.

Lined shoes stretch about a half size.


LA SPORTIVA CLIMBING SHOE FIT SYSTEMS
PERFORMANCE FIT - Offers a high performance fit and a downturned last.

TECH FIT - A more technical fit and a last with neutral profile.

COMFORT FIT - A comfortable fit and a last with more volume and a neutral profile.