Tame trails, gravel roads, or the 'cross course inNorthwave's Rebel Shoe and you'll be treated to all-day comfort and excellentefficiency at a price that's frankly a little shocking. The Rebel is full ofmodern features such as its Carbon XC 12 sole with a full-carbon insert at thecleat pocket that registers at a 12. 0 out of 15 on the Northwave stiffnessscale. It places TPU inserts on the sole for grippy traction anytime you're offthe bike and they're highly resistant to wear. Its upper receives BioMap construction with a wraparounddesign for an improved fit and greater efficiency. Northwave adds TPUthermo-welded reinforcements around the heel, sides, and toe areas to help cutdown on wear and boost durability. The closure consists of dual SLW2 dials, foreven pressure distribution, and it offers easy micro adjustments on the flywith a single button full release. Inside the shoe, an integrated heel cup withgrippy fabric keeps the back of the foot anchored in the shoe throughout yourup and down pedaling efforts. Finally, the Performance Regular footbed givesyour feet the perfect foundation for support and harnessing those watts.