Gear News: TOMS Announces All-New Climbing Shoe Collab With So iLL

On Tuesday, TOMS announced that they will be partnering with So iLL on a limited edition collection of outdoor and climbing shoes to benefit 1Climb, a non-profit that builds climbing walls for kids at Boys & Girls Clubs of America.

1Climb TOMS So iLL boys and girls club wall climbing
Photo: Courtesy of TOMS

So iLL is a climbing equipment company based in St. Louis, Missouri and their collaboration on this project makes them the first to build a climbing shoe and an outdoor redesign of TOMS classic Alpargatas shoes. The mission of this collaboration is to introduce more than 100,000 children to climbing.

TOMS x So iLL Street Climbing Shoes

TOMS x So iLL Street Climbing Shoes
Photo: Courtesy of TOMS

– Low Volume Sizing
– Lightweight
– Synthetic Upper
– Padded Tongue
– Large Buckle Closures
– Dark Matter Rubber
– Ultra Thin Midsole
– Downturned Toe

TOMS Alpargatas x So iLL “Dark Matter” rubber

TOMS Alpargatas x So iLL "Dark Matter" rubber
Photo: Courtesy of TOMS

– Shoe cupsole made with So iLL’s ultra-sticky “Dark Matter” rubber
– Reinforced heel pull-tab for easy on / off
– Reinforced toe
– Suede upper
– No mid-sole for sensitivity
– PU insole cushion
– Interior sock-liner suede

The shoes will be available on pre-order via Indiegogo for the next 30 days.

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