Inov8 X-Talon 225 Unisex Trail Running Shoes For all extreme terrain running, including off-trail conditions encountered on mountains and fells. Surge through the trails with unrelenting traction in the Inov-8 X-Talon 225. Featuring a Dual-C rubber outsole with an aggressive lug configuration, this performance trail shoe offers sticky grip to take on the toughest of terrain. Upper - Met-Cradle/Synthetic Mesh The Inov8 X-Talon 225 Trail Unisex Running Shoes is composed of a synthetic Mesh which covers the upper for lightweight, breathable coverage. The ventilated construction actively allows air to permeate the interior footbed for reliable freshness to the feet. Get more miles out of your shoes: Industry-leading lightweight upper material increases durability. The material, combined with the new mesh tongue, further aids shoe breathability and comfort. The upper construction is covered with a DWR (durable water repellent) treatment, this is water resistant and breathable layer that provides partial weather protection from rainy days but does not fully diminish the effect if the weather gets more intense. Cradling the upper structure, Inov8's Met-Cradle is a synthetic webbing upper that links the eyelets and supports the forefoot, providing a secure fit and feel. It locks the foot in place for a superior hold, bringing the material closer to the foot for better flexibility and responsiveness. Finally, a TPU Lacing System uses TPU lacing supports for a strong, lightweight and secure fit. Working in unison with the eyelets, securing and supporting the foot through transition and enjoy more protection: Reinforced toe box delivers outstanding protection on descents, and against stones and other debris. Midsole - Injected EVA/1 Arrow Shoc-Zone The midsole for the Inov8 X-Talon 225 is set with an Injected EVA Foam for resilient cushioning with maximum memory retention. The active compound reduces resistance and forces pressed upon the underfoot, engaging a smo
Synthetic Mesh - Covers the upper for lightweight, breathable coverage.
DWR (durable water repellent) treated upper - Is water resistant and breathable.
Met-Cradle - Is a synthetic webbing upper that supports the forefoot and provide a secure fit.
TPU Lacing System - Uses TPU lacing supports for a strong, lightweight and secure fit.
Performance Last - Is a close fitting design for a snug fit and optimal performance.