Follow Five Ten

  • Facebook Page: 48708964129
  • Twitter: 5ten
  • Vimeo: fiveten
  • YouTube: FiveTenTV

Bret Johnston Tries out the New Quantums

 
Bret Johnston Tries out the New Quantums
Bret Johnston Tries out the New Quantums
 
November 17, 2010 -  Five Ten    
 

I made a routine shoe order a couple weeks ago, getting the usual suspects: A pair of Dragons and some hiking shoes, but to my surprise, along with the boots I had ordered I pulled out a pair of awesome looking purple climbing shoes. I thought to myself, “what is the deal with these things? They look amazing.” I immediately made a call to Five Ten to get the low down on this climbing shoe. This is what they told me.

 

The shoe is called the “Quantum.” It is a slightly down-turned version of the Anasazi lace-up. First of all, I love the Anasazi lace-ups. Giving it a slight down-turn makes it one of the most versatile shoes I have ever worn. I have already fallen in love with this shoe and I can tell that it will always be in my quiver of go-to shoes when I have something serious to climb. This shoe does everything from precise edging to overhanging mega, not to mention the color. Purple is always a fashion forward choice. I have been here at the Red River Gorge for two weeks now and I have basically been wearing this shoe exclusively. It’s hard to beat.

 

Popular Stories

The Nightmare Before Sendmas (Hopefully!!!) - Erica Carlson
Erica Carlson
11-27-2014 - 
About a week ago, we had the first Alberta Climbing Association (ACA) comp...
Boulders in Gatineau - Hans Montenegro
12-02-2014 - 
This post shows the boulders in Gatineau (Luskville, bloc du penguin and Home...
The Mite of the Cave, Working on the Project - Ferran Guerrero Hervas
Ferran Guerrero Hervas
11-25-2014 - 
After a section to write my chronicles time, I'm back here, not in...
My Last ABS Season - Zoe Steinberg
Zoe Steinberg
12-08-2014 - 
There have definitely been times where I’ve neglected to update this as much...