Merrell Bare Access Flex Women
The Merrell Bare Access Flex or Bare Access 5 are the new Merrell minimalist shoes designed to transition to a natural running style. They have anatomical last, without lateral reinforcements nor system that tries to correct the footprint. They are drop zero, very flexible and light weight. They are suitable for all those who want to strengthen their feet and improve their running technique without drastically reducing weekly mileage. Thanks to the new design of the sole can be used to run on asphalt, roads and trail. 100% vegan.
In the Merrell Bare Access Flex the upper part has been renewed with the use of a new breathable mesh that brings comfort and greater durability. The interior is fully lined, so they can be used without socks. To reinforce the shoes and give it body has been opted for TPU elements heat sealed. The heel has the Hyperlock printed TPU heel counter for security during quick descents and sharp turns.
The sole has been replaced by the M Select GRIP+ outsole with anatomical grooves is sticky and durable for superior grip and traction on wet or dry trails. The Merrell Bare Access Flex also have the FLEXConnect, for dual directional flex-groove EVA midsole for agility and stability on uneven terrain. The sole is completely flat, has flex lines and draws a slight contour in the area of the plantar arch to improve the fit of the shoe to the foot.
The sole has been designed under the FLEXConnect technology to dual directional flex-groove EVA midsole for agility and stability on uneven terrain, and its stack height has been increased to 14.2 mm. contributing more protection so that it can be used in a greater variety of terrains.
Regarding the fit, the Merrell Bare Access Flex size is the same as the last version. For more information we recommend reading How to choose the right shoe size and watch the video.
Weight (size 42): 194 grams.
Written by ZaMi