Top 9 Obstacle Course Running Shoes – Men’s Trail Running Shoes

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1. VJ

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Men's 13, VJ MAXx Shoes, Made for Rocky and Technical Mountain Trails and Obstacle Course Races, Trail Running Shoes Women and Mens

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VJ #ad - The best grip on the planet: Outsole is VJ's famous 100% Butyl-rubber. The specs: 6mm drop - 8. 8 oz us M 8. 5 - 4mm cleats in the outsole. Protection: strengthened rubber toe-cap and full length Rock Plate in the sole protects you from sharp rocks and sticks. Made for going long: vj maxx is a well cushioned, light-weight trail shoe especially designed for the longer distances. A little breathing room: the upper is made of breathable sandwich mesh and reinforced with strong Kevlar fibers and built on a larger than medium last with just a little more space in the toe box.
BrandVJ #ad
ManufacturerVJ #ad
Height4.72 Inches
Width12.4 Inches
Part NumberMAXx 13M FBA

2. VJ

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VJ Irock Shoes, Trail Running Shoes Women and Mens, Men's 10.5, Sandwich Mesh and Kevlar Fibers, Made for Rocky and Technical Mountain Trails and Obstacle Course Races

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VJ #ad - Maximum comfort - cushioning units in the front and heel, for optimal sizing and comfort, we recommend going up a 1/2 size. A strengthened rubber toe-cap protects your toes.

Best grip on the planet - outsole made of butyl rubber - for VJ's legendary grip. Co-designed by jon albon, sky, Trail, World Champion Sky Runner and OCR athlete. Upper is made from a custom blend of Kevlar and polyester designed to be tough and durable. Built for it - designed for obstacle course and trail running - made for rocky and technical terrain of OCR, and Mountain Running. The specs - 6mm drop - 8. 8 oz us M 8. 5 - 7mm cleats on the outsole. Locked in - new fitlock and anti-slip laces so you can go the extra mile without worry that your laces have loosened or come undone.
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ManufacturerVJ #ad
Height4.72 Inches
Length7.87 Inches
Width12.4 Inches
Part NumberIrock 10.5M FBA
ModelIROCK 3 - 9,5UK

3. Inov-8

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Black/Green, Ultra -Durable & Breathable Perfect for Obstacle Course Races, Inov-8 Mens Mudclaw G 260 V2 Trail Running Shoes, 11.5

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Inov-8 #ad - Added confidence – fearsome 8mm studs with our graphene-enhanced grip technology gives you the traction and confidence to tackle even the muddiest cross country terrains. Whilst a gusseted tongue prevents debris from entering the shoe.

Highly breathable - a super durable, breathable upper allows water to drain from the shoe easily, keeping your feet comfortable and lightweight when running in any conditions. Increased protection - a flexible rock plate not only provides underfoot protection from obstacles but also flexes with the foots natural gait to aid agility on the trails.

Graphene grip - our ultra-thin graphene-enhanced outsole offer exceptional grip across all terrains and conditions. Graphene-enhancement also improves the durability of the sole, getting you more miles out of your shoes. 4mm drop – a minimal 4mm drop between the heel and forefoot allow for superior range of motion in your ankle giving you’re a more natural, comfortable gait cycle.
BrandInov-8 #ad
ManufacturerINOV-8 #ad
Height0.39 Inches
Length0.39 Inches
Width0.39 Inches
Part Number000944-BKGN-P-01
ModelNO2QGG01BG

4. VJ

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Trail Running Shoes Women and Mens with a Full Length Rock Plate, VJ XTRM OCR Shoes, Mens 11 Red, Made for Rocky and Technical Mountain Trails and Obstacle Course Races

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VJ #ad - A medium last guarantees a secure ride with a toe box that not too narrow and not too wide. Designed for obstacle course and trail running - made for rocky and technical terrain of OCR, and Mountain Running.

Upper is made from a custom blend of Kevlar and polyester designed to be tough and durable. Co-designed by jon albon, sky, Trail, World Champion Sky Runner and OCR athlete. A strengthened rubber toe-cap protects your toes. Specs: 4mm drop - 8. 8 oz us m 8. 5 - 6mm cleats on the outsole. Outsole made of butyl rubber - for vj's legendary grip.

Xtrm is built with cushioning units in the front and heel for maximum comfort while the full length rock plate protects your feet from sharp rocks and sticks. Maximum comfort - cushioning units in the front and heel, for optimal sizing and comfort, we recommend going up a 1/2 size. New fitlock secures your foot into the shoe for precise control.
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ManufacturerVJ #ad
Part NumberXTRM
ModelXTRM

5. Inov-8

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Inov-8 Womens X-Talon 230, Grey/Teal 7.5 W US, Lightweight OCR Trail Running Shoes, for Spartan, Obstacle Races and Mud Run

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Inov-8 #ad - Sticky grip - the industry leading outsole rubber compound is softer and stickier than previous outsoles. Size note - the shoes come up a 1 on our fit scale 1 narrow - 5 wide.

Combined with the classic 8mm lugs, the shoe delivers better traction than its predecessor over both wet and dry underfoot conditions. Added protection - a flexible rock plate sits between the outsole and midsole of the shoe, providing enhanced underfoot protection against rocks and other obstacles. Narrow fit - a grade 1 precision fit holds the foot securely without being super narrow, whilst allowing some room for toe splay. Lightweight - the flexible upper materials, protective rand and gusseted tongue are all non water absorbing, meaning the shoe remains at its light weight best.
BrandInov-8 #ad
ManufacturerINOV-26 #ad
Height0.39 Inches
Length0.39 Inches
Weight1 Pounds
Width0.39 Inches
Part Number000711-GYTL-P-01
ModelNO3LIG02

6. Inov-8

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For Obstacle, Spartan Races and Mud Running, Black/Silver 7.5 Women/6 Men, Soft Ground, Trail Running OCR Shoes, Inov-8 Mudclaw 275

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Inov-8 #ad - Whilst a gusseted tongue prevents debris from entering the shoe. Increased protection - a flexible rock plate not only provides underfoot protection from obstacles but also flexes with the foots natural gait to aid agility on the trails.

Unrivalled grip - the aggressive outsole features 8mm cleats, each with water dispersal channels which prevent aquaplaning to deliver unparallel claw like grip, no matter how thick the mud is. Highly breathable - the highly breathable, non water absorbing upper materials keep the shoe light in wet conditions, with added overlays for durability.

Size note - the shoes come up a 1 on our fit scale 1 narrow - 5 wide. Flexible design - the flexible outsole technology molds around any obstacle ensuring the foot has the flexibility and freedom to move naturally on the trails, allowing you to run confidently as the trail surfaces and weather conditions change.
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ManufacturerINOV-8 #ad
Height0.39 Inches
Length0.39 Inches
Weight1 Pounds
Width0.39 Inches
Part Number000774-BKSL-P-01
ModelNO1MIG02

7. Salomon

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Salomon Men's Speedcross 4 Trail Running Shoes, Black/Everglade./Sulphur Spring, 10 M US

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Salomon #ad - Precise foothold : Close to foot and comfortable feel. Eva midsole provides lighweight cushioning and stability. Agressive grip : Obvious and penetrating traction on soft ground. Easy on, easy off. Aggressive grip : obvious and penetrating traction on soft ground, minimalistic and strong lace for one pull tightening. Contragrip rubber sole; midsole height : 30mm/20mm 10mm drop;WEIGHT: 310g.
BrandSalomon #ad
ManufacturerSalomon #ad
Height0.39 Inches
Length0.39 Inches
Weight0.66 Pounds
Width0.39 Inches
Part NumberL39239800-A1U8-10 M US
ModelL39239800

8. Inov-8

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Trail Running, Inov-8 Mens X-Talon G 210, 13, OCR Shoes, Blue/Black, Graphene Grip

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Inov-8 #ad - Breathable upper - any sweat or water inside the shoe can escape via the flexible, ensuring a lightweight, breathable upper materials, super comfortable feel.

No compromise. Aggressive cleats - aggressive 8mm studs claw through soft terrain and hold firm on harder ground, so you can run with confidence over the most extreme terrain. Light and fast - designed with lightweight, non-water absorbing materials and a 3mm drop, the shoe is designed for running fast over all distances and gradients. Size note - the shoes come up a 2 on our fit scale 1 narrow - 5 wide. Graphene grip - revolutionary graphene enhanced rubber outsole delivers insane sticky grip and increased durability, all in once rubber. The worlds toughest grip.
BrandInov-8 #ad
ManufacturerINOV-8 #ad
Weight1.17 Pounds
Part Number000912-BLBK-P-01
Model000912-BLBK-P-01

9. Inov-8

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OCR, Spartan Race and Mud Run, Green/Black 5 M US, Inov-8 Mudclaw G 260, Graphene Grip, Trail Running Shoes

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Inov-8 #ad - Natural form - the 4mm drop promotes a better natural running form for the athlete with a medium range of motion in the ankle joint, reducing tension on the achilles and calf.

Size note - the shoes come up a 1 on our fit scale 1 narrow - 5 wide. Extra propulsion - the industry leading midsole technology works to absorb, store and then release energy to propel you through the gait cycle. Graphene outsole - using revolutionary graphene enhanced rubber and fearsome 8mm studs to deliver the worlds toughest grip over soft and wet ground. Durable lightweight upper - the super tough breathable mesh upper materials give high levels of durability to a shoe weighing in at just 260g.
BrandInov-8 #ad
ManufacturerINOV-8 #ad
Height0.39 Inches
Length0.39 Inches
Width0.39 Inches
Part Number000834-GNBK-P-01
ModelNO1NIG03GB