Bates Tactical Sport 2 Tall Side Zip Soft Toe Work Boot (Men’s)

Bates Tactical Sport 2 Tall Side Zip Soft Toe Work Boot (Men’s)


For over a decade, Tactical Sport has stepped up to extreme expectations – and now it just got better. The completely re-booted Tactical Sport 2 takes response time to the next level – lighter, faster, and more ground-gripping than ever. If you loved the Tactical Sport, the Tactical Sport 2 is even better. Better for you. Better for those depending on you.

The Tactical Sport 2 kicks up the speed, tightens the grip, and smooths out the ride. Built for those putting others before themselves. Built for the hardest job on Earth. Built for you.


  • The Bates® Tactical Sport 2 Tall Side Zip offers a lightweight design and durability for all your needs.
  • Built to last with durable full grain leather and polyester upper.
  • Lace-up and zipper closure soft toe work boot.
  • Hook-and-loop strap.
  • Padded collar.
  • Form fitting removable PU insert.
  • Lightweight and strong performance denier polyester.
  • Actively pulls moisture away from foot with moisture wicking lining.
  • Energy returning lightweight CMEVA midsole.
  • Better ground connection with 11mm heel to toe drop.
  • Made with an athletic last for better foot position.
  • Athletic strobel construction.
  • Built to last with toe and heel outsole stitch.
  • Better ground connection with 11mm heel to toe drop.
  • Full movement flexibility with outsole flex channels.
  • Outsole exceeds industry standards for slip resistant and oil resistant.
  • Ground-gripping TacTraction™ Oil and Slip resistant rubber outsole meets ASTM2913-19 standards.

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BootLegger's Footwear Centers
Distribution Center
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323 Gonic Road Unit 6
Rochester NH 03839

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