Inov-8 Trailroc 245 Review

As of today, the Inov-8 Trailroc 245 is now a serious rival to the Inov-8 X-Talon 212 as my favorite racing shoe.  I’ve tested it in 3 different races with 3 different types of terrain: flat, relatively non-muddy runners type of race (Extreme Rampage); a rugged, mountainous and sometimes muddy mess (2nd lap of the Spartan Ultra Beast); and hilly with a variety of muddy/wet conditions (SC … Continue reading Inov-8 Trailroc 245 Review

Shoes for Obstacle Racing and Training

I’m not a shoe guy.  I’m really not.  Until a year ago, I would have 2 pairs of sneakers, tennis shoes, gym shoes, athletic shoes or whatever term you call them in your part of the world.  My “good pair” was the shoes that I would wear for a year or more until they became just too embarrassing to wear in public.  I would wear them … Continue reading Shoes for Obstacle Racing and Training