With Ariat's Western ATS® Technology, the Ariat® Men's Heritage Lacer boots are perfect for most avid riders who are looking for a lace up boot with comfort, quality and durability. Ariat?s ATS® Technology is the perfect choice for most avid riders. Whether in the saddle or on the ground, products featuring Ariat's ATS® Technology will dramatically reduce fatigue and stress in the feet, lower legs, and back. An exclusive gel-cushion insole conforms to your foot, while a composite fiber forked shank provides three times the stability of a steel shank. Additionally, Ariat's patented Duratread™ outsole is long wearing and provides superior traction.