Inov-8 Road-X 233 Men's
The Inov-8 Road-X 233 is best suited for the runner who wants to move toward the less is more concept. With a 6mm heel-to-toe height difference and a low-to-the-ground foot position, the Road-X 233 is a big step toward minimalist road running without being at the extreme end of the spectrum
Height: Heel (18mm), Forefoot (12mm)
The Road-X 233 is a minimum feature, minimum neutral shoe intended for road racing and training.
2 Arrow Shoc-Zone provides minimal underfoot cushioning and a 6 mm heel-to-toe drop. This is Inov8's medium level of cushioning on their 0-4 arrow scale.
Injected EVA Foam for resilient cushioning with maximum memory retention. Dynamic Fascia Band running from the heel to the forefoot acts as a rigid lever arm, releasing energy with each step and propelling the runner forward.
Synthetic Mesh covers the upper for lightweight, breathable coverage.
TPU Lacing System uses TPU lacing supports for a strong, lightweight and secure fit.
Met-Cradle is a synthetic webbing upper that supports the forefoot and provide a secure fit.
6mm Footbed for additional underfoot comfort.
Road-X is a road outsole intended for road racing and speedwork.
Sticky Rubber for optimal performance and maximized grip in wet conditions.
Meta-Flex groove is located at the forefoot to encourage natural forefoot flex during toe-off.
Anatomic Last follows the natural shape of the human foot for a close and comfortable fit.