The Scott Kinabalu Ultra RC, A shoe designed to push the boundaries of ultra trail running. Using Scott’s latest Kinetic foam midsole and eRIDE technology to keep the miles rolling by.
Best use: Designed to go far on the trails, however, the Scott Kinabalu Ultra RC can do so much more. Light and nimble enough you can run faster over short distances in them. Cushioned while still keeping a poppy and responsive feel.
Upper: A super light, thin and breathable mesh upper moulds seamlessly to your feet for comfort straight out the box. An engineered tongue sits on top of your foot holding you secure without increasing the weight of the shoe. A moulded thermoplastic heel cup hugs your foot for extra comfort and security.
Midsole: Using Scott lastest midsole, Kinetic Foam which is not only very light and cushioned but also has 14% more energy return than standard EVA. Giving the shoes a snappy feel when running at faster paces. A rock plate sits in the shoe to give your feet added protection.
Outsole: Chevron shaped 4mm deep lugs give directional tractions by facing opposite directions at both toe and heel. So whether you are coming up or downhill you can trust the traction.
Scott says “The Scott Kinabalu Ultra RC is our go-to shoe for Ultras and long training miles away from the big mountains. A combination of our Hybrid Traction outsole, which delivers straight-line power transfer on man-made trails, and the responsive cushioning from our Kinetic Foam midsole returning 14% more energy, plus the rock plate for protection create the perfect shoe for trail ultra marathons.
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