Inov-8 Mudclaw 270

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Inov-8 Mudclaw 270
Another shoe from Inov-8 for people who run in the places and conditions the rest of us avoid.

Our Review

The Mudclaw is the latest offering from Inov-8, a brand that makes nothing but off-road shoes. It’s in a similar vein to previous models such as the Mudroc and Flyroc: tough, no-nonsense and strong-gripping. Massive lugs on the outsole help it cope with the most slippery conditions, but they do ...  Continue reading

Reader Reviews

17 user reviews of Inov-8 Mudclaw 270 See all

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I use these as my fell shoe of choice and also for rough trails. Great on wet mud/grass too and coped suprising well on snow and ice last winter. Continue reading...
The 2nd trail shoe I've tried and the grip is fantastic. The laces come loose a little too easy which means the blisters appear that little bit earlier as the shoe rarely stays done up as I like. However, the Continue reading...
A shoe to be used only on dryish grass and soft offroad trails. However there are shoes out there with more cusioning and bounce that mey be more effective over that sort of terrain. Continue reading...
Excellent shoe, however, not so good on road or Tarmac, so if you are racing all XC, this is perfect. Continue reading...


I've got a sensitive achilles - and I'm a bit frightened of getting out the Walshs' this year (because they're so narrow). Are there any other shoes with plenty of under sole grip but a also a bit of heel stability?

Posted: 20/11/2005 at 22:47

Swoops (addidas)

Posted: 20/11/2005 at 22:48

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