An ultra-lightweight, close-profile support boot that is ideal for training and competition. The shock absorbing Splint Pad gives maximum protection to the splint bone, tendons, and other soft tissues. Guards against crossfire and other scalping injuries. A suspensory rib is positioned between the tendon and the canon bone to ensure proper boot alignment. 100% virgin perforated neoprene. A fitted Kevlar cup ensures maximum durability, and a series of fitting darts provides for a clean, close fit. Extra height provides additional support and protection to the suspensory ligament.