Inov-8 X-Talon 230 Trail Running Shoe - Men's
The original just got better. The new STICKY GRIP rubber outsole provides better traction than its predecessor, while improved underfoot protection ensures more comfort and stability. The precision fit men's X-TALON 230 is perfect for fell, mountain, trail and cross-country running as well as obstacle course racing.
- New industry-leading STICKY GRIP rubber delivers better traction than its predecessor over both wet and dry underfoot conditions.
- Iconic 8mm studs not only claw through soft terrain but also hold firm on harder ground.
- Unique Powerflow+ midsole technology delivers 10% better shock absorption and 25% better energy return than standard midsoles.
- The upper materials, protective rand and gusseted tongue are all non-water-absorbing, meaning the shoe remains at its lightweight best.
- Drop: 6mm
- Footbed: 3mm
- Lug Depth: 8mm
- Midsole Stack: Heel 13mm/Forefront 7mm
- Product Weight: 230g/8.11oz
Great trail shoes
Overall the shoes worked great and had excellent traction. As mentioned in previous reviews, they do run slightly narrow. Cant wait to put them to use in my next OCR and would order another pair without question.