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Bates 8" Tactical Sport

Item Number: 2260

  • MSRP: $114.95 Save 9% ($10.00)
  • Our Price: $104.95
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  • Tall and strong, the 8-inch Bates Tactical Sport Boot is built to stand tough no matter the obstacle. The upper is made from full-grain and 1680 denier nylon for unmatched durability. Similar to most athletic shoes, these boots boast a cement construction. This highly mobile construction makes for a lightweight, flexible feel. Unlike your typical athletic shoe, this boot features a slip-resistant rubber outsole for extra grip and added grit.

    • Height: 8"
    • Soft-toe boots
    • Upper built from full-grain leather and 1680 denier nylon
    • Mesh-lining to keep feet cool and comfortable
    • Slip-resistant
    • Aggressive rubber outsole
    • Cement construction for lightweight flexibility

Reviews: Bates 8" Tactical Sport

5 out of 5

Reviewed by 6 customers

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  • Great Boot at a Great Price

    Customer Rating
  • Date: 6/10/2015
    Reviewer: | Omaha
  • 5 out of 5 These boots are very comfortable out of the box. I do not have any plans of getting any other duty boot besides Bates. I've had my other pair for over 2 years and they hold up very well. Great boot at a good price. You can't go wrong with these boots.

  • my first combat boots

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  • Date: 12/12/2014
    Reviewer: | Peoria
  • 5 out of 5 These were my first pair of boots and they lasted over a year. They held up to some long hikes and my security work. I'm on my second pair now and I'm still happy with their performance.

  • probably getting a third pair.

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  • Date: 12/10/2014
    Reviewer: | Fayetteville
  • 5 out of 5 I have a tan pair and a black pair. They're Incredibly light and perfect for warmer weather. I got the tan pair to wear with my ACU's.

  • Fine boot.

    Customer Rating
  • Date: 12/8/2014
    Reviewer: | Topeka, KS
  • 5 out of 5 I liked these so much I got a second pair. They fit well and the finish is excellent. Their lightweight construction is exactly what I need.

  • the best at a great price

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  • Date: 11/24/2014
    Reviewer: | huntsville
  • 5 out of 5 I have been wearing these boots six days out of seven for over two years and they are still like new with only an occasional cleaning with a damp rag. replaced laces about three months ago with paracord when they started to fray. whether heavy yard work or going to the store, haven't found anything better.

  • The boots were right on time.

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  • Date: 11/24/2014
    Reviewer: | Philadelphia
  • 5 out of 5 The boots were a hit with my son, he said they were great.

Bates 8" Tactical Sport Black

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  • Bates 8" Tactical Sport Black

  • Bates 8" Tactical Sport

About Bates 8" Tactical Sport

  • Bates Footwear created its Tactical Sport line so that you can find a comfortable boot with the special features you need. Available in black or desert tan with a steel, composite or soft toe, these boots are lightweight and flexible because of their athletic build. The Wolverine Warrior leather and denier nylon makes them oil-, water- and dirt-resistent. For a one-of-a-kind work experience, slip on your own pair of Bates Tactical Sport boots.

About Bates

Bates collage It all started with men's dress shoes. In 1885 Bates Shoe Company was just a tiny dress footwear manufacturer. More than seven decades later, the company narrowed its focus to create a uniform dress shoe specifically for the U.S. Navy. From there, its uniform footwear line exploded onto the market. With 1.5 million pairs of military boots sold each year in 60 countries, it's no surprise that Bates remains a major player in the world of military footwear. With a reputation like Bates', it's easy to see why so many uniformed men and women wear these military boots with pride.
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Bates 8" Tactical Sport Black Black, 7, Medium
SKU: 2260-7M
In Stock $104.95
Black, 7, Extra Wide
SKU: 2260-7XW
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Black, 7.5, Medium
SKU: 2260-75M
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Black, 7.5, Extra Wide
SKU: 2260-75XW
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Black, 8, Medium
SKU: 2260-8M
In Stock $104.95
Black, 8, Extra Wide
SKU: 2260-8XW
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Black, 8.5, Medium
SKU: 2260-85M
In Stock $104.95
Black, 8.5, Extra Wide
SKU: 2260-85XW
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Black, 9, Medium
SKU: 2260-9M
In Stock $104.95
Black, 9, Extra Wide
SKU: 2260-9XW
In Stock $104.95
Black, 9.5, Medium
SKU: 2260-95M
In Stock $104.95
Black, 9.5, Extra Wide
SKU: 2260-95XW
Backorder $104.95
Black, 10, Medium
SKU: 2260-10M
In Stock $104.95
Black, 10, Extra Wide
SKU: 2260-10XW
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Black, 10.5, Medium
SKU: 2260-105M
In Stock $104.95
Black, 10.5, Extra Wide
SKU: 2260-105XW
In Stock $104.95
Black, 11, Medium
SKU: 2260-11M
In Stock $104.95
Black, 11, Extra Wide
SKU: 2260-11XW
In Stock $104.95
Black, 11.5, Medium
SKU: 2260-115M
In Stock $104.95
Black, 11.5, Extra Wide
SKU: 2260-115XW
Backorder $104.95
Black, 12, Medium
SKU: 2260-12M
In Stock $104.95
Black, 12, Extra Wide
SKU: 2260-12XW
In Stock $104.95
Black, 13, Medium
SKU: 2260-13M
In Stock $104.95
Black, 13, Extra Wide
SKU: 2260-13XW
In Stock $104.95
Black, 14, Medium
SKU: 2260-14M
In Stock $104.95
Black, 14, Extra Wide
SKU: 2260-14XW
In Stock $104.95
Black, 15, Medium
SKU: 2260-15M
In Stock $104.95