Vaypor S

Vaypor S

Lighter, Stronger, Faster.

Designed for speed and comfort.

The Vaypor S once again redefines the standards of pro level road cycling shoes. Our latest flagship shoe has been further refined to improve on our already industry leading standards. Wether you are a pro racer or simply a rider who demands the finest, the Vaypor S will provide the most anatomically and biomechanically correct platform with the most efficient power transfer platform currently available.

  • Vaypor S White
  • Vaypor S White Outside
  • Vaypor S White Top
  • Vaypor S White Front
  • Vaypor S White Inside
  • Vaypor S White Back
  • Vaypor S White Base
  • Vaypor S Black/white
  • Vaypor S Black

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Durolite Outer Skin

Strength to weight ratio's have always played an important part in Bont cycling shoe design as all materials considered and developed for products within the Bont range must comply to strict standards. Durolite has been developed and chosen for the Vaypor S upper and liner for its extremely durable nature and light weight. Initially stock colors will be matt white, matt black/gloss black details and matt black/white details.

Dutolite Outer Skin

Unidirectional Carbon and Micro Grid

The Vaypor S is manufactured utilizing unidirectional carbon fibre laid specific to stress points to maximise performance whilst minimising weight, creating the highest strength to weight ratio of any cycling shoe currently available. The base is finished with a matt treatment to improve the aesthetics of the sole.

Bont Cycling’s Micro Grid allows for greater accuracy in cleat placement and adjustment.

Unidirectional Carbon

Toe and heel protection

A new one piece toe guard has been designed to further reduce weight, increase airflow into shoe and improve the aesthetics of the front area. The heel guard has also been designed to improve grip.

Toe and heel protection

Retention System

One of the key features of the Vaypor S is it’s new upper design and integrated retention system. Whilst designing the Vaypor S, it was imperative that the shoe would cater to the extremely demanding needs of professional sprinters. Pro sprinters require not only an extremely comfortable shoe with lossless power transfer, but also a highly adjustable retention system that is able to lock them into the heel cup of a shoe without any heel movement.

The Vaypor S achieves this to perfection with the dual directional micro adjustability of the IP1 BOA dial and new upper design that wraps and pulls the foot rearwards without any excess pressure.

Retention System

Ventilation

Ventilation of the Vaypor S is maximized by including ventilation holes across the tongue, top of the forefoot, through the front bumper and arch area of the shoe. The ventilation system of the Vaypor S has been designed to create an even airflow around the foot for cooling.

Ventilation

Anti Stretch

Between the outer skin and the liner we add a material that is proprietary to Bont to stop the cycling shoe from stretching over time. This material has similar strength characteristics to Kevlar. The material is stitched to the outer skin and bonded to the liner so it can never move or be removed, it becomes part of the cycling shoes structure. This layer assits in pedalling efficiency by maintaining a supportive structure over the top of the foot in the upward part of the pedal stroke.

Anti Stretch

Carbon Fiber

Bont carbon fiber is sourced exclusively from the world's #1 carbon manufacturer, Toray of Japan. The base of the Vaypor S is made by hand utilizing uni-directional carbon fiber which is embedded with epoxy thermo setting resin. The fibers are hand laid in the matrix according to the strain they will have to bear. The Vaypor S utilizes unidirectional carbon fiber allowing Bont to create a performance cycling shoe with very specific strength characteristics based on stress points in cycling. As unidirectional carbon absorbs less resin then cross weave fibers, it also assists in the weight reduction of the cycling shoes.

Carbon Fiber

Last Design

A last is a replica of a foot that the cycling shoe is built around. Last makers do not make cycling shoe lasts, they only make shoe lasts so perfecting a cycling shoe last requires a great deal of expertise in functional biomechanics and ongoing research. At Bont, we have been perfecting our performance footwear lasts since 1975 and the process is ongoing. We believe we place more importance and thus place more effort into our last than any other cycling shoe brand and it is the reason that Bont cycling shoes continue to be a leader in providing the most functional and correct anatomical support to cyclists than any other brand on the market. Our motto in terms of cycling shoe fit is simple, "We make shoes for cycling, not walking."

Last Design

Padding

The Vaypor S utilises closed cell memory foam that will not retain water assisting in maintaining a lighter shoe during wet conditions as well as ensuring sweat which can begin to break down the durability of the shoe is not absorbed.

Padding

TPU Toe Protector

The redesigned toe protector not only protects the front area of the shoe from wheel rub and impact, but also houses ventilation holes for improving airflow through the shoe.

TPU Toe Protector

Heat Moulding

Bont cycling shoe is the most heat moldable shoes available. Bont's proprietary resin has been developed and perfected over 36 years to be an extremely stiff resin that becomes pliable at relatively low temperatures. Unlike other shoes which are moldable only in select locations, all Bont cycling shoes are able to be molded over the entire chasis providing cyclist not only with the most anatomically designed cycling shoe on the market today, but also with the ability to fine tune the fit of the entire shoe to give a customised fit.

Medial Longitudinal Arch Support

Structural medial longitudinal arch support is provided in all models to stop over pronation of feet.

Over pronation is one of the main contributors to incorrect tracking of knees during a cyclists pedaling phase due to internal rotation of tibia and femur. This can result in knee injuries.

In addition, the rotation of tibia/femur can cause the pelvis to tilt resulting in lower back strain.

medial Longitudinal Arch Support

Anatomical Forefoot Shape

Conventional cycling shoes offer a “dress shoe” type shaping. Although highly aesthetic this will cause the toes along with the metatarsals to be overly constricted, compressing the nerves between the metatarsals which often results in the common "hot foot" sensation.

Bont cycling shoes anatomical shaping allows the foot to function in its most efficient and anatomically correct position. The foot is supported in its endeavour to relax through the metatarsal joints allowing the pedalling force to be spread across the greatest possible surface area.

Anatomical Forefoot Shape

Anatomical Heel Cup

The anatomical heel cup shaping of Bont cycling shoes provides increased stability during the pull through stage of pedaling stroke and up stroke. This stabilization is achieved without any mechanical operation or over tightening of straps/laces allowing for increased comfort and blood circulation.

Anatomical Heel Cup

Lateral Forefoot Support

Bont’s lateral forefoot support ensures neutral positioning of the forefoot and alleviates common issues associated with over pronation and supination. These issues often result in incorrect tracking of knees causing injuries along with hip and lower back pain.

Lateral Forefoot Support

Specification

Model Vaypor S
Material Unidirectional Carbon Monocoque Chassis with Durolite Upper and Faux Seude Leather Liner
Stack Height 3.6 mm
Air Vents Frontal area air vents and air gills in arch area
Innersole EVA thermo-moldable
Sole Guards Replaceable heel guard
Padding Memory Foam
Cleat Mounting MM grid plus grip / 3 Hole Look Configuration
Fit Customization Fully Heat Moldable Chassis utilizing Epoxy Thermoset Resin
Closing Options Dual Dial Retention System with Kevlar wiring
Weight 230 grams
Color Options White, Black, Black/White
Sizing Options Stock, Wide & Narrow Fit, Full Custom
Vaypor S

Welcome to the Bont Size Wizard

The best way to find out what BONT size you are is to try one on.

If you are unable to do this, please get the right BONT size by following bont sizing wizard step by step.

Please prepare a piece of paper, a pen, a ruler, then click 'start' when you are ready

 

Welcome to the Bont Size Wizard

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*Note that this wizard is a guide and may not work with all feet.
 

Step1. Put a piece of paper against the wall

Step2. Place your heel to touch the wall

Step3. Place your toe at the longest distance from the wall

Step4. Mark the end of your toe on the paper

Step5. Mark the widest part of your foot on the paper

Step6. Then measure the length and width

Step7. Enter in your MM size in the box, then press the "GO"

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Standard Buckle Kit

Bont Innersole for cycling

Bont innersoles are made of heat moldable EVA. They are comfortable and thin so they don't take up too much space in your boot. The edges are curved and thin so that there is a seamless transition between the innersole and your boot liner.

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Road shoe T-nuts

Road shoe T-nuts

T-Nut (big one) for cleat of shoe base (Pack of 6 pieces), Or, T-Nut (small one) for rubber of shoe base (Pack of 4 pieces)

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