Weight 230 g / 8.1 oz
Upper Synthetic, TPU
Lining Mesh
Sizes 5.5-11 (half sizes)

While the women's version hasn't been reviewed yet, there is 1 review for other versions of the F-Lite 230. Read all reviews »

Where to Buy

sponsored links
Help support this site by making your next gear purchase through one of the links above. Click a link, buy what you need, and the seller will contribute a portion of the purchase price to support Trailspace's independent gear reviews.

Manufacturer's Description

Visit Inov-8's F-Lite 230 page.

Retailers' Descriptions

Here's what other sites are saying:

The Inov8 F-Lite 230 Unisex Trail Running Shoe is an elite lightweight racing flat ideal for use on hard pack mountainous terrain and shorter distance races. It has a low profile midsole with sticky rubber outsole. Radical design provides good upper support while the patent pending fascia-band aids propulsion efficiency of the running cycle. The stable, low profile 2 arrow Shoc-Zone and lightweight upper makes the 230 the shoe of choice for Crossfit.

- CampSaver.com

The Inov-8 F-Lite 230 Men's Crossfit Shoe is an elite, lightweight racing flat from inov-8 that's ideal for hard pack mountain terrain and short distance races, as well as for CrossFit training.Breathable synthetic mesh uppers. Lacing system is attached to TPU supports for a better, more even fit. Lightly padded tongue and collar, as well as contoured heel cup for added comfort. Textile lining offers a great step-in feel. Met-Cradle webbing ensures a secure lock down over the footbed, while maintaining natural metatarsal alignment. Footbed Thickness: 3mm. 2 Arrow Shoc-Zone provides low underfoot protection, supplying the most through the mid-foot and forefoot strike. It is ideal for intermediate runners and for more advanced runners. Midsole Thickness: Heel/Forefoot: 13mm/ 7mm.Midsole Differential: 6mm. Advanced Meta-Flex technology is anatomically aligned in front of the metatarsal heads for more natural forefoot flex. Dynamic Fascia Band (DFB) mimics the "windlass" effect, transferring a jolt of energy with each step, promoting a faster, more efficient stride. F-Lite sole delivers maximum traction on hard pack terrain. Sticky rubber outsole was created using rock climbing rubber technology to maximize traction in wet conditions. It has an average lifespan of 600 miles. Performance fit helps minimize internal movement when contouring, ascending and descending. This makes it ideal for racing on any terrain, as well as great for other off-road activities. 9.15 oz.

- Campmor

With these shoes on, you will soar over mountain tops and break land speed records without even becoming winded. So what are you waiting for? Make the call today to have your new pair of Inov-8 F-Lite 230 sent out for your next run. PRODUCT FEATURES: Elite lightweight racing flat sole shoe ideal for use on hard pack mountainous terrain and shorter distance races. Has a low profile mid sole with sticky rubber out sole. The innov8tive (pun intended) provides good upper support and sports a patent pending fascia-band. Aids propulsion efficiency of the running cycle This particular hypersonic athletic shoe is definitely an uncompromising minimalist race shoe which stimulates a simple yet effective, pure jogging style. Featuring its exclusive injection molded Fusion Sole along with a One Arrow Shoc-Zone the 230 provides extraordinary proprioceptive feed-back, minimized shock absorption as well as an addictively tranquil, purely natural foot placement.

- Appalachian Outdoors

Inov 8 created the Women's F-Lite 230 Trail Running Shoe to give you versatile footwear that you'll be stoked to both train with and use on your race day. Thin, sticky Inov 8 outsoles provide excellent traction on trail or track and also help keep weight to a scant 16oz per pair. Nylon mesh uppers provide plenty of ventilation for running the heat of summer, and they dry quickly should you find yourself in less-than-splitter weather. Of course, these shoes include Inov 8 Facia-bands to aid propulsion, so you get the most out of each stride.

- Backcountry Outlet

Inov-8 Women's F-Lite 230

previously retailed for:
$37.98 - $119.95

The Inov-8 Women's F-Lite 230 is not available from the stores we monitor. It was last seen May 2, 2014 at CampSaver.com.

Recently on Trailspace

Meet Patman: Lover of Mountains and Trip Reporter Extraordinaire

Oboz Men's Campster Review

Larabar Apple Pie Review

3F Gear Lanshan 2 Review

Osprey Ultralight Stuff Pack Review

Wilderness Systems Pungo 120 Review