Launched this weekend in a new and most extreme challenge, at the North Pole, Loury Lag, introduced to the discipline by Mathieu Blanchard, has also become an outstanding ultra-trailer. The adventurer presented as the new Mike Horn has opted for one of the lightest shoes on the market, the Mizuno Wave Mujin 9, which also provides incredible comfort even on the most uneven terrain.
Since this weekend, Loury Lag (36 years old) has embarked on a new expedition, the “Arctic Mission”, to the North Pole, where the young adventurer will try to beat a double world record in ski kiting in temperatures that can reach -70 degrees. Presented as the new Mike Horn, the young extreme explorer who has been in the habit for six years of exploring the most hostile places on the planet as long as they are still accessible will cross North America from coast to coast. alone.
Loury Lag, real name Loury Lagardère, is also an excellent ultra-trailer since Mathieu Blanchard, a true specialist in the discipline with whom he had skied around the eye of Quebec, introduced him to the mountains. of Andorra, in the Alps and in the Sahara desert. It is therefore not surprising to find the man who was looking for a way to shake up his daily family life in the Basque Country in Mizuno’s latest campaign for Europe. For his next experiences, the extreme adventurer, freshly ultra-trailer, has indeed decided to adopt the brand’s new creation: the Mizuno Wave Mujin 9, a true concentrate of new technologies and today one of the lightest shoes on the market while offering rare comfort for such lightness (the Wave Mujin 9 weighs 340 grams, against 355 grams for the previous one).
Also adopted by Nicolas Daru
Equipped with Michelin rubber, it is the result of the question “how to reduce the weight of excess materials while improving the level of protection of a trail shoe”, which Mizuno asked itself, before giving birth an outsole combining DC rubber and the LUG production process for the sake of comfort, stability and safety. “This technology provides additional traction and adaptability to overcome the steepest passages, with a robust and durable heel”, welcomes the Japanese equipment manufacturer, very proud to offer maximum comfort even on the most difficult terrain. accident. Nicolas Daru from Isère, a specialist in road racing and also in the brand’s latest European campaign, has also opted for the opus 9 of the Wave Mujin.