The inov-8 TrailTalon 235 brings athletes closer to the terrain with its reduced, 4mm drop. Offering optimal cushioning and comfort for the long-distance athlete racing over hard-packed trails and mountains, while also delivering increased levels of proprioception. A flatter outsole ensures a stable ride when fatigue sets in. Clip the new All Terrain Gaiter (sold separately) onto inov-8’s unique, on-the-shoe attachment system to ensure all debris is kept at bay.
Inov-8’s ground breaking Tri-C™ compound outsole of three different rubber compounds (Soft Sticky, Hard Sticky and Endurance) offers industry leading grip and durability, while the third generation Meta-Shank™III ensures natural movement with rock protection. Choose this shoe for a protective, natural trail running experience, mile after mile after mile.
Upper | A denser, three dimensional, quick drying mesh delivers superior durability and breathability.
Footbed | Comfortable and interchangeable, the 6mm Powerflow innersole delivers supreme comfort straight out of the box.
TriC Sticky rubber | A carefully blended combination of three different rubbers make up the RaceUltra sole, to deliver traction and grip over mixed terrain, while specialising in hard, compact earth over long distances.
> Meta-Flex™ insert delivers a controlled but natural forefoot flex.
> Met-Cradle™ lacing cradles the forefoot behind the metatarsal heads to provide a secure foot hold while running up or down hill.
> TerraDaptor™ heel system allows a controlled level of flex to the runner while not collapsing when form starts to fade at the latter stages of long runs.
> Gaiter Attachment pockets in the ankle area allow a low profile gaiter to be clipped in with no fuss or extra weight.
Midsole Stack: 11mm Heel / 7mm Forefoot
Midsole: Injected EVA
Cleat depth: 4mm