Tenaya Ra Climbing Shoe

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  • Balance of comfort and high performance
  • SXR Dynamics ® Technology
  • Asymmetrical Last
  • Full Cotton Liner
  • Synthetic Upper
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The Ra offers maximum technical performance coupled with ease of use, comfort, and an extraordinary response under the most demanding conditions. Manufactured with an asymmetrical last, it is designed to adapt to your foot for powerful precision. The combination of quality materials and the ideal balance between stiffness and sensitivity guarantee surprising results on whatever a difficult rock climb can throw at you; whether it's a microscopic edge, tiny pocket, or a high-friction smear.



Super quality materials & performance fit. You can size down for a precise precision performance feel. I haven't used them on the rock yet.


This shoe is all about quality & performance fit. Fits like a glove although might want to size down 1/2 size from regular shoe. Haven't yet been able to use them.


The shoe feels comfortable right out of the box. I have a size 10 street shoe and chose the 10.5 Ra, which fit perfectly without strangling my foot. I would equate the fit an feel with my katana laces. Was looking for a combination of comfortable and reasonably aggressive, I think I found it.


I am not a fan of radically down turned shoes, but I do need something that will perform well into the 11s in the gym. The Tenayas are great, because they seem to be built on a wider last than some other shoes, so my toes are not as cramped. The shoes are aggressive enough for me, as well as being comfortable. I have worn them inside and outdoors, and am a fan. The rubber is great as well, but it is soft so it is going to wear out like a soft rubber.


The fabric where your knuckles touch the top of the shoe makes for a pretty comfortable fit. I only sized down a half from my street shoe. They're not very down-turned but they perform well on the rock.

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