The new version of the legendary Cressida pole is equipped with the new Aergon Air grip with a genuine cork surface. Natural cork absorbs moisture from sweaty or wet hands, decreases vibration, and best conforms to the shape of your hands. The latest generation of grip, specially adapted for trekking, has been redesigned for comfort and control and has been improved in countless ways. The special hollow core technology combines lightweight construction with large, supportive surfaces to meet all the ergonomic requirements of your hand. Enjoy maximum control when going downhill due to the new rubberized grip back of the Aergon Air. The built-in positive inclined angle supports your wrist for optimal guidance and placement of the pole. This collapsible pole is made of durable yet lightweight HTS 6.5 Aluminum weighing in at just 240 g (8.5 oz). The Cressida is infinitely adjustable between 90 cm â€“ 125 cm with the durable and secure Speed Lock 2 plus lever. The Cressida is the compact version of the Makalu Cork Lite and is ideal for users looking for a shorter pole. This collapsible and durable 3-section pole is crafted from HTS 6.5 aluminum providing exceptional durability and dependability no matter where your the trail takes you in the future.