The HOKA Crescendo XC is an entry-level cross country spike that is engineered to deliver a fast and comfortable ride for up-and-coming athletes. Equipped with EVA cushioning in the midsole, the Crescendo XC delivers ample cushioning to deliver a soft and smooth ride while staying lightweight enough to keep you nimble on the course. Meanwhile, the durabrasion rubber outsole contains 6 removable spike pins to provide the grip and traction needed when the course gets messy. Wrapping up this spike is a lightweight, single layer mesh that offers a secure yet highly breathable fit. All in all, the HOKA Crescendo XC delivers a reliable and high performing cross country spike.