Thread: Inov-8 shoes
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Old 10-22-2010, 07:54 AM   #3
James Evans
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I think they absolutely rock.

On my second pair of Terrocs now and I use them for hiking/mountain stuff as well as running. They seem a bit minimalist at first (but probably wouldn't do after Vibrams or Frees) but they become very comfortable.

Yes, not great on tarmac/pavements, certainly with the trail shoes Inov 8 started with. I'm not that familiar with the other stuff they're making.

One thing I've noticed is they are quite narrow, I need to take a half size up from my normal shoe.

In summary:

Hard wearing (the tread loses its funkiness but it lasts)
A good price (not sure about the US)
Quick drying.

And I've never had a blister with them.

Other's mileage may vary.
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