The Inov-8 Roclite 243 is an elite trail and adventure running shoe that provides high levels of comfort and grip. Synthetic leather and breathable mesh upper provides ventilation. TPU lacing system cradles the foot more evenly. Built on a performance last for a precise fit that ensures minimal internal movement when ascending and descending. Meta-flex™ incorporates a groove which is anatomically aligned to provide a natural forefoot flex. Five-finger Meta-shank™ offers greater flexibility when contouring while retaining underfoot impact protection. Met-cradle™ webbing support is anatomically positioned to cradle the forefoot and provide a secure foothold. Fascia Band increases the structural stability of the arch area and the efficiency of the shoe. Sticky rubber outsole has been specially developed using climbing rubber technology to optimize grip in wet conditions. Wt. 8.6 oz.