ALPINESTARS PRESENTS: LIMITED EDITION 'SAN DIEGO SUPERCROSS 5 STAR' TECH 7 BOOT
SAN DIEGO, CALIFORNIA - the 2019
Monster Energy AMA Supercross Championship is heading to Petco Park
in San Diego this weekend, with the sport's best riders battling it
out for supremacy on the dirt.
San Diego is the principal homeport of the Pacific Fleet, and in honor of U.S Armed Forces, Alpinestars has released the Limited Edition 'San Diego 5 Star' Tech 7 boot and gear set coinciding with the race in San Diego. Inspired by the colors of the U.S Navy's Top Guns, the boots and clothing feature a distinctive cool gray and bright red color scheme, complete with navy symbols and a warning triangle.
The CE certified Tech 7 is a technologically advanced and protective boot that incorporates innovative design materials in a streamlined boot for a lighter, more anatomically profiled performer. The 'San Diego 5 Star' blends all of the performance properties of the Tech 7 in an eye-catching cool gray and red colorway, as worn by Justin Barcia, Eli Tomac and Jason Anderson at the meeting, allowing Supercross fans to wear the same boots as their heroes.
- Boot chassis designed with an ergonomically profiled forefoot
and lower toe-box to provide easier shifting and improved rear
brake feel and control.
- Incorporating an innovative one-piece injected dual compound
foot shell with co-injected hard toe protector and integrated steel
shank. The shell is highly resistant to abrasion and impact, adds
to the boot's overall durability and improves the boot's
- Upper constructed from innovative microfiber material that is
flexible and abrasion resistant. Upper material is reinforced with
PU for high levels of water-resistance and durability and improved
weight-saving performance. Toe box upper is made of highly
protective and durable supple leather. Material ensures consistent
fit even for long term usage and is easy to maintain and
- The Limited Edition 'San Diego 5 Star' Tech 7 Boot is CE
certified to EN 13634:2010 and features a unique, high strength
sole construction offering durability and protective
- Contoured calf protector plate is injected with high modulus
polymer for impact resistance and incorporates Alpinestars'
developed blade flex system for greater precision control and
movement, added protection for heel and Achilles tendon and helps
- New TPU ankle protection system incorporating a biomechanical
link between the middle and bottom sections of the boot helping
prevent damage to the leg by providing progressive force relief for
- Alpinestars developed TPU shin plate and medial protection are
constructed from one single part for greater structural integrity
- The TPU medial side panel incorporates an advanced honeycomb
rubber insert and is designed for excellent grip against the bike
while guarding against impact.
- New dual compound sole is seamlessly integrated into the base
structure for superior durability and features high performing
rubber grip patterning and enhanced feel. The sole and footpeg
insert are replaceable.
- The anatomically profiled shin plate features a dual closure
system with an internal microfiber flap attached with VelcroÂ® for a
precise fit closure while the rugged and durable shin plate
attached securely with a precision adjustable buckle.
- Wide entry aperture for convenience and allows broad ranging
calf fit adjustment and support.
- Innovative buckle closure system includes high-impact aluminium
bridge closures, with memory settings and a quick release/locking
system with self-aligning design for easy, precise closure and
improved riding performance. All buckles are replaceable.
- Redesigned instep and Achilles accordion flex zones
construction for superior comfort, control and support.
- Extended microfiber gaiter helps prevent excessive water and
- Internal lining includes anti-slip microfiber suede on the heel
to help keep foot in position.
- Soft foam reinforcement on ankles and collar for long lasting
comfort and shock absorption.
- New, dual compound, removable anatomic footbed includes EVA and
Lycra top for comfort and support ensures even weight distribution
and reinforced heel.