La Sportiva Women's Helios 2.0

rated 3.0 of 5 stars

The Women's Helios 2.0 has been discontinued. It was replaced by the La Sportiva Helios III.

photo: La Sportiva Women's Helios 2.0 trail running shoe

Specs

Price Historic Range: $47.98-$125.00

Reviews

1 review
5-star:   0
4-star:   0
3-star:   1
2-star:   0
1-star:   0

The shoe is terrific, but not for my feet.

Pros

  • Excellent, deep treads for trail running
  • Very comfortable
  • Lightweight and highly flexible for toe-strikers

Cons

  • Toggle lacing
  • Difficult sizing for wider feet

I really wanted to love this shoe because it's lightweight, very flexible, and still very gnarly on the sole—perfect for my style of toe-striking on particularly technical trails. But alas, the 39.5s were the right length and too narrow and the 40s were the right width but too long for my size 8 feet.

Still, I would recommend them for trail runners who like lightweight and low-drop shoes, need a little more support than minimalist or no-drop shoes can provide, and don't have flipper feet like mine. They were super comfortable with just the right amount of cushion; I just couldn't get the sizing right.

Source: bought it new

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2 years ago

rated 3.50 of 5 stars All Helios 2.0 versions

In addition to the 1 women's review above, there is 1 review for another version of the Helios 2.0. Read all reviews »

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