Inov-8 have ensured that the womens X-Talon 260 Ultra will remain comfortable over ultra marathon distances. They do this by using their new POWERFLOW midsole , that provides 10% better shock absorption and 15% better energy return and have widened the tow box for natural foot splay and expansion. Inov-8 is already one of the most trusted names in grip off-road, so you can push the pace with confidence over tricky, dry or soggy terrain. These more comfortable trail running shoes are great for UK conditions, where it can be hard packed one minute and boggy the next.
This combination of features also means that if a very minimal Inov-8 fell or trail shoe like a mudclaw would be too extreme, compared with the more cushioned road shoes you use, this may also be great for you!
Inov-8 Width: 4 out of 5 (wider).
An evolution of the X-CLAW 275, the X-TALON 260 ULTRA is the perfect shoe for running long distances over soft and muddy terrain, ideal for endurance runners or ultra distance athletes.
"MAXIMUM COMFORT, GRIP AND PROTECTION FOR LONG SOFT & MUDDY RUNS"
Industry-leading STICKY GRIP rubber delivers better traction in the forefoot over both wet and dry underfoot conditions.
BEAT THE SOFT GROUND
Aggressive outsole features 8mm cleats, positioned in a pattern layout that ensures mud is released quickly from the outsole, so there is no clogging and maximum grip is retained.
SPRING IN YOUR STEP
A META-FLEX groove in the forefoot provides the flexibility needed to spring forward with speed and power.
COMFORT ON LONG RUNS
POWERFLOW midsole technology delivers 10% better shock absorption and 15% better energy return than standard midsoles. Wider toe box allows swollen toes to splay.
Less baggy than the X-CLAW 275, the new ballistic nylon upper material is lightweight and durable – and also DWR treated to repel water.
Lug Depth: 8mm
Midsole Stack: Heel 16mm / Forefoot 8mm
Sole Compound: DUAL-C STICKYGRIP
Product Weight: 260g/ 9.17oz
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