***Update**** Weight Reduction - 2 ounces lighter than the past model.
***Update*** Arch Support - Increased the density of the medial foam for better support.
Air Mesh Upper - Provides ventilation, keeping your feet feeling cool and comfortable.
No-Sew SpeedFrame Construction - Providing a seamless interior to reduce the risk of irritation, The SpeedFrame construction provides you with a lightweight and comfortable fit.
Reinforced Toe Cap - Ensures a more comfortable run on rocky and loose trails.
Hoka Mafate 4 Women's Trail Running Shoe The Mafate 4 is designed to tackle any mountain terrain and takes all previous stability and cushioning elements to the next level. The oversized Active Foot Frame rests in an RMAT chassis for increased support and a reduction in outsole rubber provides a higher level of cushioning and traction. ComfortFrame upper construction in the heel keeps even our toughest shoe comfortable on the foot and a wider toe-box with TPU toe guard keeps your toes protected. Air Mesh Upper Hoke One One Mafate addresses the past issues of the bulkiness and clumsiness in the Mafate line by introducing a 4th version that is more than 2 ounces lighter than the past model. This is a very significant weight reduction and should translate to longer, more nimble and better performance on the trail. An Air Mesh makes the Hoka Mafate 4 a very breathable shoe, enabling the air to ventilate throughout the shoe, keeping the feet feeling cool and comfortable. With a lightweight, No Sew SpeedFrame construction, it provides a seamless and supportive upper which also helps reduce the risk of irritation to provide the most comfortable run for the wearer. A new svelte and well-fitting upper helps in the weight reduction and provides a more comfortable and foot-wrapping fit. Hoka pulls off this due to the update by using thinner and lesser overlays. For toe protection, Hoka uses a Reinforced Toe Cap to ensure a more comfortable run on those rocky and loose trails. Late Stage Meta-Rocker Midsole The Arch Support gets a little better in this shoe as Hoka has increased the density of the medial foam for better support, especially for ultra-long runs on the unpredictable and uneven trails. Another Hoka exclusive technology is their own EVA, which is 30% softer than the standard EVA. This makes for a cloud-like feel regarding cushioning. The RMAT midsole is made of a more durable material and is slightly firmer. When used with the Hoka EVA, they form the right mix of re