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Rapha - Explore Powerweave Shoe

A high performance all-terrain shoe for fast and light adventure riding.

Color: Dark Navy
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  • Purpose-built for fast paced off-road riding.
  • 3D woven TPU-reinforced upper for durability, weather resistance at a minimal weight.
  • Strong yet lightweight carbon footplate for efficient power transmission.
  • Grippy rubber sole with a recessed cleat for comfort while walking.
  • Micro-adjustable BOA Fit System with new Li2 dials.
  • Sculpted heel cup for a secure fit that keeps the shoe in place.
  • Adjustable arch support beneath the insole to suit a range of foot shapes.


Lightweight woven upper

Rapha’s proprietary Powerweave fabric reinforced with a TPU yarn specifically designed for the rigours of off-road riding.

Walkable carbon footplate

Lightweight, supremely stiff and shortened to allow flex at the toe and heel while walking.

High-traction rubber sole

Provides protection to the shoe’s carbon footplate and excellent grip off the bike.

BOA Fit System

Innovative incremental dial distributes force equally across the foot for a fast and effortless fit.


Details and Materials

  • High-performance Powerweave upper reinforced with TPU yarn
  • Lightweight carbon sole, cut shorter for flexibility at toe and heel
  • BOA Li2 fit system
  • Durable and grippy natural rubber tread
  • Lightweight anodized titanium hardware
  • Signature woven Rapha toe strap
  • Replaceable Ti cleat bolt plate
  • Reflective heel for visibility at night
  • Reinforced heel for durability


  • 100% woven polyester

Sole footplate:

  • Carbon fibre


  • EVA insole with soft antimicrobial microfibre top layer

Outsole cover:

  • 100% rubber

Cleat bolts:

  • 100% titanium


Care instructions

  • Machine washing not recommended
  • Soft dry brush to remove excess dirt, working in direction of fibres
  • Wipe clean with plain water or diluted footwear-specific detergent
  • Do not bleach
  • Do no dry clean