Although Inov-8 is known for making specialty off-road running equipment, the Inov-8 Road-X-Treme 250 is a road shoe. A world away from the trail, this lightweight, flexible shoe comfort on the road and track. This unisex shoe is a solid daily performer for short to mid-distance runs.
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• Wide toe box for natural toe splay
• Sticky fusion compound in the outsole
• Injected EVA foam and the Inov-8 2-Arrow Shoc Zone technology in the midsole
• Dynamic Fascia Band
The 250’s midsole provides adequate cushioning for short to mid-length road runs as well as enough responsiveness to adapt to the changing ground under your feet. The one shortcoming of the shoe is it fails to hold up as well in wet conditions. However, the triangle micro pods provide solid traction on the road while the Meta-Flex groove provides flexibility for natural movement.