The new Bauer Vapor X2.9 Goal Skate is perfect for those who want pro level quality from a price point skate. Outfitted with a new ankle pad, 3D fiber composite quarter and a flex edge collar, this skate is designed to minimize the gap between the performance and elite skates.
New Features for the skate
The new Vapor X2.9 skate boot is composed of 3D Fiber Composite Quarter to create a light, stiff boot for optimal performance and transfer energy.
A new plush foam ankle pad has been added to improve the comfort and feel of the skate.
Skate Fit Profile
The Vapor series aims to be the skate for those who don’t fit the supreme line, or those that don’t find it comfortable. The 3mm extended facing creates a deeper fitting skate for those with any special requirements when it comes to skates.
Boot Construction/Stiffness/Level of Play
The boot consists of 3D Fiber Composite Quarter to keep the boot stiff and maximize transfer energy, this skate is ideal for those hitting the ice a lot or those wanting a longer lifetime for their skates.
The boot includes Bauer's HydraMax2 Liner with grip to lock the foot in place and wick away any moisture. For added comfort, Bauer also added their Plush foam ankle pad to provide a better feel and lock your foot into the skate.
Bauer equips this skate with their Pro Felt tongue to ensure the most comfortable skate and no worries of lace bite, the think felt tongue makes sure to protect you foot without sacrificing any bend or interference.
Bauer includes Form Fit insoles in theses skates which have grip lining to keep your foot in place and wick away any moisture to provide a perfect fit.
The Bauer X2.9 Goal Skate come with the VERTEXX EDGE holder, this holder is taller and therefor benefits the goalies attack angle and speed, the holder also has the quick-release trigger system to quickly swap blades when needed.
The Vapor X2.9 Goalie Skate comes with Bauer's entry level steel, the LS 1G+ blades. An added bonus to these blades is that they are taller, resulting in not only a better attack angle but also longer use before needing to replace the blades.
Sleek black and grey boot with red accents surround this skate to make sure you don't on perform well but you also look good while doing it. Sporting a X2.9 logo at the top of the ankle as well as a red stripe along the back of the foot that says Vapor. Lastly, the boot includes a red stripe near the toe cap to set it apart from the pro Vapor model.