The X-Talon 212 is a water-resistant off road shoe with excellent grip and incredible flexibility. Perfect for running over soft trails, mountains or in the fells. Standard fit with a 6mm heel-to-toe drop.
The most popular off-road shoe in the inov-8 range, now available in standard fit which offers increased room in the forefoot.
The winner of more world championships than any other shoe on the market - the 212 continues to deliver! With talon-like grip and incredible flexibility, this shoe races at speed in the mountains and fells as well as over soft trails and obstacle courses. Choose this shoe for speed work and racing in any off-road situation.
The X-Talon 212 is one of inov8's most popular off-road shoes as it has a talon-like grip and incredible flexibility. Perfect for use in the mountains, over soft trails or racing in any off-road situation. With inov8's standard fit, it offers a close-fitting heel that locks the shoe in position, while a wider tow box allows the toes to splay when running naturally or lifting weights. A standard fit shoe fits those with wider feet and athletes using the product for long sessions.
This particular shoe has a 6mm heel-to-toe drop which is a good choice as a racing shoe for most runners, or as a training shoe for fast workouts by those developing their natural technique. It has a Sticky sole and rubberised caps over exposed midsole areas for greater traction and protection when climbing and descending ropes. Ideal for those who also want to run obstacle courses.
- Reviewed by Ultralight Outdoor Gear