Originally Posted by snowjab
i heard from a guy at evo that the highbacks aren't a 7 stiff like the 2012 and the 2013 mission have the stiffness of last years cartels . I didn't like the ankle strap , the boa knob
would be in the way of the strap .
As usual with trickledown tech, this year's Mission uses last year's Cartel highback, hence the stiffness.