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Awards  Editors' Choice Award  Best Buy Award Top Pick Award 
Price $71.47 at Backcountry
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Pros Inexpensive, super lightweight, light cushioning, comfortable, zero-drop, wide toe box yet narrow profileExcellent value, protective, lightweight, superior stability, cushioning for the long haulStable, protective, wider fit, technical terrainVersatile use, aggressive outsole, fits most, comfortable, protective, all terrain use, good priceInexpensive, excellent traction, stable, wide forefoot, protective upper
Cons Potential durability issues, less aggressive outsole not meant for muddy surfacesShort lacesExpensive, doesn't bode well on slippery surfacesNo water drainage systemHuge fit needs sizing up, 10mm drop is not for everybody
Bottom Line A lightweight shoe with a wide toe box and zero drop platform for a reasonable pricePerfectly balanced across all the metrics, this top dog has a little bit of something for everybodyA technical train runner designed with stability and protection in mindComfortable and aggressive, this shoe is built for any trail for any distanceAn aggressive and affordable trail runner that needs to be sized down
Rating Categories Altra Superior 4.0 - Women's MTL Long Sky Scarpa Spin Ultra - Women's Peregrine 10 Salomon Supercross - Women's
Foot Protection (20%)
5
9
9
8
9
Sensitivity (20%)
9
7
7
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8
Traction (15%)
4
9
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9
10
Stability (15%)
9
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7
Comfort And Fit (15%)
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8
Weight (15%)
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Specs Altra Superior 4.0... MTL Long Sky Scarpa Spin Ultra... Peregrine 10 Salomon Supercross...
Measured Weight 7.9 oz 8.90 oz 9.7 oz 9.80 oz 10.35 oz
Recommended Terrain All trails All trails All trails All trails All trails & soft surfaces
Width Options Regular Regular Regular Regular and wide Regular
Heel-to-Toe Drop 0 mm 8 mm 6 mm 4 mm 10 mm
Stack Height from toe to heel (mm) 21/21 27.5/19.5 n/a 17/21 n/a
Upper Engineered knit Mesh & TPU Mesh, micro nubuck, TPU toe cap Engineered mesh with 3D print overlays Ripstop textile
Midsole Altra Quantic EVA 2D EVA-CM PWRRUN EnergyCell EVA
Outsole MaxTrac/TrailClaw Vibram MegaGrip Vibram Megagrip PWRTRAC Contragrip TD
Rock Plate? Yes Yes Yes Yes None
Sizes Available 6 - 11 5 - 11 40 - 46 5 - 12 6 - 11
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