The Bauer Vapor XRival is a Source for Sports Exclusive (SMU) hockey skate. For all intents and purposes, the XSelect is an X400 hockey skate with higher-end features, all at a more affordable price. The skate has some of the following features and high-end additions:
- Tongue: Two-Piece Felt Tongue (X500)
- Outsole: TPU (X500)
- Other: Copper Rivets for Durability
Bauer Vapor Tapered Fit- Standard fit in the toe box. Narrow V-fit in the heel/ankle. Good for normal to slightly narrow feet.
Sports Etc Performance To Value Rating- 8 out of 10- An excellent and affordable skate for any beginner or recreational player. The upgraded features make it a tremendous value over other entry-level skates.