Facts

  • Terrain

    Road

    Shoes best for road, track and light gravel. See the best road shoes.

    Trail

    Shoes best for trail, off road, mountains and other unstable surfaces. See the best trail shoes.

    Good to know

    As long as you stick to the road or path, and if you want just one running shoe, buy a road running shoe.

  • Arch support

    Neutral / cushion / high arch

    Shoes for runners who do not need any additional arch support (Around 50% of runners). Best for people with normal, high or medium high arches. See the best neutral shoes.

    Stability / overpronation / normal arch

    Shoes for runners who need mild to moderate arch support (Around 45% of runners). Best for runners with a low arch. See the best stability shoes.

    Motion control / severe overpronation / flat feet

    Shoes for runners who needs a lot of arch support. Best for runners with flat feet. See the best motion control shoes.

    Good to know

    - Rule of thumb: If in doubt, buy neutral shoes to avoid injuries.
    - More about arch support in this video.
    - Find your arch type by following steps from this video.

  • Use

    Daily running

    Cushioned shoes for your daily easy running. Great comfort. See best shoes for daily running.

    Competition

    Lightweight shoes good for races, interval training, tempo runs and fartlek. Here are the best competition running shoes.

    Good to know

    If you want just one pair of shoes, buy a shoe for daily running.

  • Price
    $180
  • Weight
    Men: 9.9oz
    Women: 9.9oz
  • Heel to toe drop
    Men: 7mm
    Women: 7mm

    The height difference from the heel to the forefoot, also known as heel drop, toe spring, heel to toe spring or simply drop.

    There are many opinions about what a good heel drop is. We do not recommend any in particular. Lean more in this video.

  • Width
    Men: normal
    Women: normal
  • Release date
    Unknown
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Updates to Icebug Oribi 2 BUGrip

  • A lightweight shoe designed for trail running, the Icebug Oribi 2 BUGrip features a durable and protective design. The shoe is equipped with reliable technologies and materials for the runners to survive the toughest terrain.
  • The Oribi 2 BUGrip has a water-repellent upper which keeps the foot dry even on a slightly rainy running condition.  It is lightweight and smooth enough to give the foot a comfortable in-shoe wrap.
  • For a responsive and soft cushioning, the Icebug Oribi 2 BUGrip makes use of a lightweight molded EVA foam. The EVA delivers long-lasting underfoot protection without affecting flexibility.
  • The BUGrip outsole features the 14 carbide tip studs which offer reliable grip over slippery and icy running surfaces. The tip studs do not affect the shoe’s flexibility and cushioning.

Icebug Oribi 2 BUGrip size and fit

Built with medium last, the Icebug Oribi 2 BUGrip offers a comfortable fit for medium-footed runners. The shoe runs true to size and is offered in standard medium width for both men’s and women’s version.

Outsole

The Icebug Oribi 2 BUGrip features the BUGrip outsole. It is made up of a rubber material which aims to deliver reliable traction over technical terrains. It also gives durability to high-wear areas.

For maximum grip and security, 14 carbide tip studs are placed in the outer sole. There are nine studs on the forefoot and five studs on the heel. These studs are meant to perform well on ice and slippery running surfaces.

Midsole

In the midsole is a lightweight EVA foam which gives reliable underfoot cushioning, especially on technical terrains. The midsole foam delivers long-lasting responsiveness, miles after miles.

Placed in between the midsole and outsole is the TPU Rock Shield. It offers reliable underfoot protection against sharp trail objects without affecting flexibility.

The shoe has a removable molded EVA sock liner and a mesh lining for additional underfoot protection and in-shoe comfort.

Upper

Bluesign® Polyester mesh covers the upper of the Icebug Oribi 2 BUGrip. The upper of the shoe is water-repellent, and it remains to be lightweight and breathable at the same time.

In the upper is also the Welded TPU mudguard. It is lightweight in nature and is designed to give the foot a reliable shield against mud and dirt.

The shoe has a traditional lace-up closure to keep the foot in place. It also has a lightly padded tongue for sock-like comfort.


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