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Bridging the gap between comfort and performance offering all day comfort without compromising performance.

One of our preferred all-day climbing or training shoe with exceptional comfort for long days on the rock or climbing in the gym. A fantastic option for

  • new climbers looking for a comfortable shoe
  • experienced climbers wanting a trainer with performance
  • tradders and mountaineers looking for performance that they can spend a LOT of time wearing 
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Arai was constructed using aspects of curved and flat designs to deliver optimum performance during extended use, long workouts outdoors or indoors. This form ensures a balance between precision and comfort, creating an ideal compromise for climbers. Arai is the perfect climbing shoe that not only guarantees a secure fit, but also allows you to gain better traction on all kinds of difficult footholds. The toe-box has been slightly accentuated compared to the rest of the sole, while its midsole consists of four layers that maximize force transmission to your toes. Its breathable and elasticated tongue together with its Velcro closure ensures an easy and quick fit. Any climber can benefit from this amazing rock shoe in order to further their footwork and increase their connection with rocks.

  • Maximum comfort with characteristics of a high-performance shoe
  • Rubber reinforced toe-box for increased abrasion resistance and superior edging
  • Breathable elasticated tongue
  • Adaptable to various width of feet
  • Four micro-layer insole for perfect distribution of force


  • Uppers - Microfibre
  • Closure system - Velcro
  • Tongue - Padded bellows tongue
  • Lining - TXT treated cotton
  • Insole - Multi-layer Stretchtex
  • Midsole - 2D PLT 10
  • Sole - Rubber 4mm
  • Weight - 320gr

As usual with Tenaya, going down 2 sizes is common.
SIZING CHART HERE - click the link for the sizing chart.