Jumping boots are a special variant of the basic shoe boots and are referred to as one Work shoesPart of the equipment of the military was issued as a combat boot and adapted in terms of fit, material and design to the special needs of jumping and landing. When heavy leather bootsThey are worn both in the field and in large service suits and are tailored to the needs of soldiers, but have also been very popular with various young people and subcultures, especially punks and skinheads, for decades.
Combat boots – the footwear of the airborne troops
Combat boots are heavy boots made of leather, which are classed as work shoes and sometimes also as safety shoes if they have the appropriate properties. Springer boots were primarily for Paratroopers as combat boots for them Airborne troops but are now also used in parachuting or as pure fashion items.
To the Feet the jumper on landing especially good to supportThe combat boots have some peculiarities and partly differ from the normal combat boots of the Bundeswehr. Although Springer boots are generally out too sturdy leather manufactured, largely waterproof and also very weather-resistant, but they are also flexible so as not to hinder the soldier when jumping.
You are too significantly closer to the foot and ankleTo protect sensitive parts of the body from excessive vibrations and buckling when they hit the ground. To increase this protection, some models are additionally padded with foam.