Gilbert Are another supplier who invest in product development for their boots and their marketing information tells us of: XTG Outsole, for Improved forward and lateral traction, with addition of tri-blade system in forefoot. Lightweight Pebax construction, excellent flexing qualities in forefoot. Protex Footbed, using closed cell memory foam and a mesh construction, the footbed moulds to the shape of the foot reducing harmful effects of repetitive impact. Xact Strike Zone Reconfigured elements provide more precise control and increased power to increase distance and consistency of kicks. SSP Technology (Stability Support Plate), variable mid foot support enhances multi-directional running. XSO (Xact Structured Outsole), dimensionally accurate stud positioning for superior traction and support. Engineered Heel Fit, a special internal foam construction minimises foot movement and prevents Achilles tendon damage.
The Gilbert range is perhaps more diverse than most with:
Gilbert Sidestep Hi rugby boot with its high ankle support and competitive pricing.
Gilbert Rugby Sidestep Boots these boots are good value but without the high ankle support.
Gilbert Jink Pro Rugby Boots a more expensive variety.
Gilbert Rugby CELERA Boots standard reasonably priced boot.
Gilbert Rugby Sidestep Pro Boots higher quality version of the sidestep boot.
Gilbert Rugby Xact Pro 8 Boots.
Gilbert Sprint MID Rugby boot.
Gilbert Swerve Rugby boot.