Dynafit Feline Ghost EVO

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Dynafit Feline Ghost EVO Review Facts

The Dynafit Feline Ghost EVO is a slightly redesigned version of the original Feline Ghost introduced by the this company in 2014. Dynafit is a German outdoor sports company that specializes in ski mountaineering and racing equipment. In 2012, they came in the trail shoe market at the plea of the ski racers that were also trail runners and  also asked for  a trail running shoe that had similar high standards of their ski racing equipment. The result was a rugged and durable line of trail running shoes that quickly became a loved one with skyrunners (individuals who run mountain trails at 6,600 feet and above where inclines and declines often exceed 30%) and alpine ultra-runners.

Like its predecessor, the Feline Ghost EVO is a rugged, yet remarkably lightweight shoe designed for extreme mountain trails. An exclusive Vibram sole with claw-like lugs offers superb stability as well as comfort. Runners with an association for boulder-strewn trails and loose scree fields praise the shoe for it aggressive traction. Even in wet and muddy conditions, the Feline Ghost EVO does not disappoint.

Editor's Pros & Cons
Pros
  • Extremely lightweight for a mountain trail shoe
  • Exclusive Vibram sole that can withstand serious trail punishment
  • Multi-pad padded sole that adapts quickly to technical landscapes.
  • Highly padded plus supportive “sensitive” fit
  • Seamless upper with durable, non-stretch nylon fabrics
  • Perfect  for extremely  long-distance trail running
Cons
  • Always small compared to some so a bigger size of 1/2 extra will be required when fitting.
  • Can be  slippery on wet granite landscapes.
Outsole
Outsole

Outsole

Its outsole made of a Feline Ghost EVO highlights a forcefully dragged Rocky Tread Vibram sole made only for the Dynafit organization. Vibram (articulated "Vee-bram" after Italian mountain climber Vitale Bramani) is a standout amongst the most perceived soles on the planet. The Feline Ghost EVO outsole includes a special Vibram elastic mapping compound which gives a lot of footing on free shakes, unpleasant territory, and even feels genuinely smooth on hard stuffed trails which is extraordinary for a shoe with such high carry profundity. One slight change to the outsole for the EVO display is an indent behind the toe guard to give the front of the shoe greater adaptability.
Midsole
Midsole

Midsole

Dynafit examined the speed and spryness of the illusive elevated mountain snow panther to build up their multi-cushion padded sole that rapidly adjusts to the requests of any landscape. This exceptional padded sole works in conjunction with the Vibram sole to give delicate arrivals and solid departures. Commentators of the shoe said the smoothness of the heel to toe move was very striking for such a rough mountain shoe. The multi-cushion padded sole plan additionally offers more prominent strength and responsiveness on steep, troublesome plummets. An engineered lining wicks sweat far from the skin and onto the shoe's outside to help keep the foot dry. A shaped sock liner with a snow panther realistic offers a touch of additional cushioning all through the full length of the shoe and also some additional curve bolster. This multi-cushion padded sole is additionally utilized on the first Feline Ghost and did not change for the EVO.
Upper
Upper

Upper

The consistent mesh upper of the Feline Ghost EVO is included extremely solid, yet breathable non-extend textures. Consistent uppers diminish the shot of blistersand make the shoe last more. The marginally cushioned tongue and binding framework are a standard plan for a fantastic trail shoe. A strong elastic, "ballistic" toe guard diverts shakes and secures the runner's toes and a large portion of the shoes forefoot .

There is next to no transform from the Ghost to the Ghost Evo on the upper. Dynafit found an outline and a material that worked and stayed with it instead of progress it for change.
Weight
Weight

Weight

The Feline Ghost EVO measures about 9.2 ounces (men's size 9), which is unaltered from the first shoe. Barely any trail shoes with the padding, soundness, and security of the Ghost EVO weighs under 10 ounces. The shoe's weight is the thing that makes it most loved with long distance racers where each additional ounce numbers. One runner expressed that the nylon upper repulses water so well that going through water adds no additional weight to the shoe.
Breathability
Breathability

Breathability

Most runners depicted the general breathability of the Ghost EVO as "great". The consistent, super thin, nylon work material of the upper enables air to enter the shoe which advances and cool and dry condition for the foot. When going through streams or wet conditions, the material additionally acts to shed water and keep the foot dry. A few wearers felt the EVO was marginally more breathable than the first shoe.
Comfort
Comfort

Comfort

This type of foot wear was intended to be lightweight and furthermore agreeable. The shoe has predominant padding and solidness that is normally connected with heavier trail shoes. The consistent upper, special multi-cushion padded sole, padded froth heel, and a tight "delicate" fit keeps the runner's foot tight in the shoe. The profound tread of the Vibram sole shields the foot from uneven trail surfaces and sharp shakes and in addition accommodates a smooth ride. There were a couple of protestations that the first Ghost ran somewhat tight. One of only a handful couple of changes to the EVO demonstrate is the extent of the toe box which is somewhat more extensive giving the runner's toes space to spread out actually. Runners who had issues with black toenailsobserved the EVO to be a superior fit. The heel of the shoe limits and secures the foot inside the shoe. A hard, ballistic toe guard shield toes from any effect on rough trails.
Style
Style

Style

A moment change to the smooth Feline Ghost EVO are some "feline like" accents. Feline eyes have been added to the side boards and the shoe appears to have a more streamlined look. The shoe arrives in a decision of green or dim with alluring dark accents. The substantial Dynafit name which took up the greater part of the side of the shoe on the first model has been cut back and moved to the front of the outsole. Albeit worked for mountain trails, the shoe can without much of a stretch go for an ordinary, rough tennis shoe.
Durability
Durability

Durability

The Dynafit organization makes probably the most sturdy mountain trail running shoes available. Every one of their shoes are worked for extraordinary mountain and open air conditions. The exceptional elastic mapping compound in the Rocky Tread Vibram sole gives the shoe extraordinary footing and additional durability. The strong elastic toe guard avoids rocks and different flotsam and jetsam on the trail and secures whole front area of the shoe from harm. Runners discovered next to no wear after 400 miles of hard utilize.
Protection
Protection

Protection

Like its forerunner, the Feline Ghost EVO offers phenomenal security from the unforgiving mountain condition. The plan of the tough outsole and multi-cushion padded sole cooperate for greatest spryness and adjust. The intense nylon upper is tangle and tear safe from any deterrent experienced on the trail be it tree limbs or barbed rocks. The shoe's ballistic elastic toe guard ensures the shoe and the runner's foot from hard knocks and shakes. A gently cushioned yet sturdy mesh tongue offers help and breathability under a standard binding framework, and in addition some protection from the cold.
Responsiveness
Responsiveness

Responsiveness

Less heavier than the normal mountain trail shoe, the Feline Ghost Evo offers a smooth, responsive ride. Like the first Ghost display, the shape and light weight of enables the shoe to withstand startling parallel developments and forceful drops and risings related with mountain trail running. Commentators contributed the responsiveness of the shoe to its protected sock-like fit which Dynafit calls its "sensitive" fit.
Support
Support

Support

Indeed, even with its insignificant padding, the Feline Ghost EVO makes an amazing showing with regards to of supporting the foot and giving a smooth and steady ride. For a trail shoe intended for intense mountain territory, most wearers depicted the shoe as exceptionally strong. A few runners supplanted the provided sock-liner with their own favored insole, however most were content with the curve bolster that accompanied the shoe. The Ghost EVO is an unbiased shoe, so finished pronaters or under-pronators may experience issues under extraordinary conditions. The padded sole padding pushes the runner marginally forward which energizes a solid toe-off and demoralizes over-pronation.
Terrain
Terrain

Terrain

The Ghost EVO was intended for extreme and unforgiving elevated trails. The shoe has fabulous hold in a wide range of conditions including free rock. Despite the fact that not publicized as waterproof, most wearer's feet remained dry when crossing streams. One commentator expressed the shoes were not extraordinary on wet, dangerous trails. The shoes performed well on delicate sloppy trails where the hauled sole delves in and pushes forward. Albeit a few people wear the shoes for ordinary exercises, most runners concurred that the shoe is not a decent street to trail shoe. The Ghost Evo additionally does well in frigid and slushy conditions.
Price
Price

Price

Dynafit shoes are valued a little on the high side for a few spending plans. Since the Feline Ghost EVO is a more established model that is never again made, you may have the capacity to discover it at a decreased cost in a nearby out arrangement.
Traction
Traction

Traction

The forceful outsole of the Feline Ghost EVO gives better footing over unpleasant and sloppy landscape. The profound hauls on the sole help pull the runner up soak slopes and furthermore back the runner off on troublesome drops. One analyst expressed that the Ghost EVO scrambles well. Another runner announced the shoe was somewhat elusive on wet stone surfaces. Most runners concurred they had high trust in the shoe on about any trail surface.
Flexibility
Flexibility

Flexibility

One objection about the first Feline Ghost was an absence of adaptability in the forefoot. This issue has been fathomed by a slight upgrade of the outsole for the EVO. A score in the outsole simply behind the toe guard gives the front of the shoe greater adaptability. The midriff and back of the shoe are still very firm, however this was really favored by most trail runners. The hard outsole is intended to keep the shoe rather firm. The objective of the Ghost EVO is to get you through cruel mountain trails and extraordinary components completely secured.
Stability
Stability

Stability

The Ghost EVO offers a genuinely stable ride. The multi-cushion padded sole outline additionally adds to the security required for steep and rough drops. Most runners expressed the shoe makes do a decent showing with regards to of empowering great shape. The shoe remains with the foot, giving the runner a safe feeling ride.
Drop
Drop

Drop

The Ghost EVO has a drop from the heel to the toe of 11mm, unaltered from its antecedent. This drop is average for most mountain trail running shoes. The drop includes some additional padding in the heel and is useful for forestalling sway related wounds. The drop likewise makes a decent showing with regards to of supporting the foot which is useful for runners who are new to the trails or ultra runners hoping to up their mileage.
Key Features of the Feline Ghost Evo
Key Features of the Feline Ghost Evo

Key Features of the Feline Ghost Evo

. Flawless, nylon upper material expands solidness and decreases wear and tear

• Multi-cushion padded sole is receptive to intense elevated territory and makes the shoe steady and responsive on soak plunges

• Claw-like hauls and sturdy Vibram sole made only for Dynafit

• Protective toe guard expands toughness and protects toes from knocks and trail dangers

• More adaptable and extended forefoot with strong midfoot security for soak climbs and plunges

• Nylon lining is intended to wick dampness away and keep feet dry and agreeable

• Dual thickness EVA cushioning inside the shoe gives dependability, padding and a responsive feeling all through the run.
Bottom Line
Bottom Line

Bottom Line

This Dynafit Feline Ghost was initially worked to handle extreme snow capped and other testing mountain landscape. With a couple of minor upgrades to the plan, the EVO adaptation of the shoe improves. This is a profoundly solid and agreeable shoe that will last hundred of miles. The "feline like" improvements to the style likewise make it a fun shoe to wear. A most loved with perseverance racers because of its light weight, the Ghost EVO offers remarkable padding and security.

Similarly as with the past model, make sure to survey. The Ghost EVO runs little and has no place for socks or custom supplements.