Trail running can one of the most demanding running formats, and having the correct trail running shoes can make the difference between a good or bad performance. Check out this informative list of the all-new inov-8 men’s trail running shoes…
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The ROCLITE 243 is a lightweight and versatile trail shoe designed for maximum performance in both races and training. The reinforced toe box protects the foot and upper from any unexpected terrain. It was designed for mixed terrain and has a deep cleated sole to ensure grip in muddy conditions. This is a very exciting new addition to the Roclite family. The 243 is a lower, 1-arrow shoe with a 3mm differential between the forefoot and heel. This is the perfect trail racer for shorter distances and soft and muddy terrain.
Suitable for long trail races and training or as an introductory shoe to minimalist trail running, the ROCLITE 295 is tough, reliable and combines underfoot protection with comfort. It is designed for mixed terrain and has a deep cleated sole that ensures grip in muddy conditions.
The ROCALITE 315 has to be the most durable shoe in the range, providing superb cushioning and comfort for ultra trail racing and everyday training. Its deep cleated sole ensures grip in muddy conditions. This is a 3-arrow shoe with a 9mm differential. Go with this if you are looking for the ultimate long distance and multi-day stage race shoe.
TRAILROC 245 (in blue or red)
Offering a blend of performance, cushioning and underfoot protection this shoe is suitable for racing and training. Three sticky rubber compounds varying in hardness give optimal wear and maximum grip on dry and loose trails. It is a 1-arrow shoe with a 3mm differential between the forefoot and heel.
TRAILROC 255 (in black or in blue and orange)
Offering the most cushioning and protection in the TRAILROC range, this shoe is suitable for high mileage training and racing. Three sticky rubber compounds varying in hardness give optimal wear and maximum grip on dry and loose trails. It is a 2-arrow shoe with a 6mm differential between the forefoot and heel.
inov-8 has something for everybody. The inov-8 men’s range of shoes is the best that minimalist footwear has to offer (check out our article on The Benefits of Minimalist Shoes here), so be sure to go with inov-8 for best results and maximum comfort.
Which pair of inov-8s, from the list above, appeals to you the most? Do you already own a pair of inov-8s and how was your experience with them?