- X-Static Silver fiber inhibits the growth of bacterial odors
- Vibram rubber outsole
- Thinsulate Ultra Insulation
- Gore-Tex waterproof protection
- Premium leather upper, collar and tongue
Catalyst VX Defiant feature Ariat's premium Cobalt VX technology. Cobalt VX provides temperature management, advanced support and enhanced flexibility with an engineered fit for optimal performance. Temperature-managing and X-Static with permanent anti-odor performance; made with 99.9% pure silver it naturally inhibits the growth of bacterial odors, keeping your gear smelling fresh. X-Static also has natural temperature regulation properties to keep you preforming at your best. 3M Thinsulate Ultra insulation is the highest level of protection available in Ariat footwear. Thisulate Ultra is engineered to be thin, lightweight and durable while providing exceptional warmth in cold and damp conditions. The VX Defiant boots also feature a cushioned forefoot pad that protects small bones and nerves. The heel cradle supports arch and heel for greater stability. Anatomically designed full-length, cushioned midsole provides superior shock absorption and comfort with stabilizing Honeycomb shank. Non-marking, and slip-resisting Duratread outsole provides maximum wear resistance and the tread pattern offers excellent footing on the ground and in the stirrup.