With the LOWA Z-8S GTX C, LOWA has created a robust boot that is both very stable and lightweight. It is perfect for missions performed on challenging terrains and for marches with medium-heavy backpacks. The eight-inch (20-centimetre) high upper made of tough suede leather provides optimal support. At the same time, the durable PU material used in the sole that comes in various degrees of rigidity provides exceptional cushioning and stability.
The LOWA Z-8S GTX C is CERTIFIED according to CE EN ISO 20347: 2012 with the following characteristics: Antistatic sole, waterproof upper, heat resistant, fuel resistant, and slip-resistant outsole.
The Z-8S GTX C is also available in a certified none-Gore-Tex version as the LOWA Z-8S C
“Lowa is one manufacturer that has boots designed specifically for LE and military customers, with their separate line for their military/LE customer base. Lowa has been manufacturing climbing, mountaineering and hiking boots for over 90 years, and military boots for over 20 years. Lowa’s boots have been thoroughly tested by U.S., German, Swiss, British and Spanish military and security forces. Lowa is known worldwide for their high quality outdoor footwear, and their Task Force Collection focuses on the military, tactical, LE and other professional organizations that require ankle and underfoot security and support in grueling conditions. Lowa boots are 100% designed, sourced and handcrafted in Europe and Lowa is the only outdoor footwear manufacturer in the world to be granted ISO 9001 status for quality and process standards.” – BreachBangClear.com