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Inov-8 Roclite 290

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Overview

The Roclite is a neutral low drop trail running shoe family by Inov-8.

The Roclite 290 uses rock plate reinforced sole design, and was released in 2016. Its support type is designated as neutral, meaning that it's designed for runners with neutral pronation. The latest model in the family is the Inov-8 Roclite 325.

With an average review score of 97%, it's in the highest rated 10% of similar running shoes. Based on our monitoring of prices across the internet, it's currently in the most expensive 30% of running shoes today.

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M: 247 g
W: 207 g
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W: 150 g
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M: 241 g
W: 213 g
Forefoot
Forefoot
14 mm
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Heel to toe drop
Heel to toe drop
4 mm
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4 mm
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Terrain
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Trail
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Brand
Brand
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Support Type
Support Type
Neutral
NeutralNeutralNeutralNeutralStabilityNeutral
Strike Type
Strike Type
Fore/Midfoot strike
Fore/Midfoot strikeHeel strikeFore/Midfoot strikeFore/Midfoot strikeFore/Midfoot strikeFore/Midfoot strikeHeel strike
Shoe Type
Shoe Type
Low drop
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Rock plate
Rock plate
Breathable
Breathable
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Techs
VibramBOA
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Inov-8 Roclite 290 characteristics and specifications

Characteristics
SportsRunning (+1860)
TerrainTrail (+493)
BrandInov-8 (+37)
Support TypeNeutral (+1458)
Pronation TypeNeutral pronation (+1435)
Strike TypeFore/Midfoot strike (+896)
Arch TypeHigh arch (+1383)
Shoe TypeLow drop (+263)
FeaturesRock plate (+113)
Environmental CharacteristicsVegan β“‹ (+221)
Specificationsvs Average
Model
290
Released
Nov 2016
Measurements
Weight
289 g
Heel to toe drop
4 mm
Heel
18 mm
Forefoot
14 mm

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