In short:New Balance has updated its fast off-roader with a neoprene gusseted tongue and N-lock lacing system OOK!: EXCELLENT ALL ROUNDER FOR THE THE ROUGHER OFF ROAD RACES Strengths: Neoprene stretch fit tongue gives a excellent fit, literally
Weight (M): 320g Weight (W): www.newbalance.co.ukg Full Review: Durability is a key requirement of trail shoes, and the New Balance 800 doesn't disappoint. This shoe is so light on the foot it feels like a racing shoe, and yet it holds its own
In short:Mild-gripping trail shoe with thick midsole and a small medial post
In short:Grippy trail shoe with second density medial support and a plastic midfoot Stability Web
In short:Neutral trail shoe with forefoot protection and soft-rubber outsole simon Richards 4: AWFUL! Strengths: Cant think of any at the moment... Weaknesses: Cant think of any at the moment... Overall: 1st time I've actually binned a shoe
: Comfort, ventilation, grip, look good (but I prefer the colours here to the latest orange) Overall: I suppose I shouldn't wear them in winter, or on roads, but I just like them! moolarb: VERY CAPABLE AND PLUSH OFF ROAD SHOE Strengths: Adequate grip in all
minimalist shoe for light dry trails. I doubt they would cope well with anything overly technical in trail terms and they suck in the wet, so for me a bit of a disappointment, especially as I loved their road going version of the minimus.
heavier, more comfortable sibling. It should have a broader appeal than the Trailfox thanks to extra cushioning and a wider fit. It isn't as extreme as the Trailfox with shallower lugs better suited to harder-packed trails than a really extreme off-road
In short:Neutral off-road shoe with EVA midsole and removable sockliner Scotsluvin: RELIABLE ALLROUNDER Strengths: These are comfortable well balanced shoes which can easily absorb the impact of long distance. I've ran two road half marathons
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