Our verdict


A lot of reviewers was happy and amazed with the Inov-8 TerraUltra G 260. They were satisfied with the grip and comfort that the shoe provides. Aside from its excellent traction, they also appreciated the footwear's lightweight structure. The footwear is an excellent option for those who want to take their running experience to the next level.


  • Roomy toe box
  • Excellent grip
  • Durable
  • Flexible
  • Lightweight
  • Comfortable fit
  • Responsive


  • Expensive
  • Heel cup is too deep

Who should buy the TerraUltra G 260

The Inov-8 TerraUltra G 260 utilizes the Graphene material, which is durable enough to withstand the hazardous nature of the trails. This shoe might be compatible with you if:

  • You need a trail running shoe that can support neutral pronation or supination
  • You want a vegan running shoe that is cushioned but with a low drop

Inov-8 TerraUltra G 260 g grip

Updates to the Inov-8 TerraUltra G 260

  • The upper section of the Inov-8 TerraUltra G 260 is made of a breathable mesh that keeps the foot cool and dry throughout the running session.
  • Along with the breathable mesh is the Kevlar overlays that makes the upper unit more durable.

Inov-8 TerraUltra G 260 logo

Additional durability with the Graphene outsole

The outsole of the Inov-8 TerraUltra G 260 utilizes the Graphene. This material an improved rubber that provides additional durability. It also offers the right amount of traction needed when running on paved surfaces. The Graphene is 50% harder wearing, 50% more elastic and 50% stronger when compared to other rubber outsoles.

Inov-8 TerraUltra G 260 graphene

Utilized in the shoe are deep grooves. This component of the footwear makes the Inov-8 TerraUltra G 260 more agile and flexible.

Inov-8 TerraUltra G 260 grooves

The TerraUltra G 260's shock absorbent midsole

Shock impact is minimized because of the EXTEROFLOW midsole. Shock absorption is essential in dissipating a large amount of kinetic energy that enters the runner's body. The EXTEROFLOW midsole also delivers energy return without sacrificing ground feel.

Inov-8 TerraUltra G 260 exteroflow

The Dynamic Fascia Band or also known as DFB is integrated into the Inov-8 TerraUltra G 260. This delivers an underfoot kick of energy. As a result, a faster, more efficient running.

Inov-8 TerraUltra G 260 DFB

Ultra-tough mesh upper for durability and breathability

A lightweight upper is utilized in the shoe. This breathable and super-tough mesh works well with the Kevlar overlays. This mesh increases the durability of the platform. Kevlar is a material that is commonly used in making bulletproof vests.

Inov-8 TerraUltra G 260 upper

Lacing eyelets are used in the footwear. These are fabric materials that are stitched through the upper area. Using a simulated lacing technique, it offers a more comfortable and snugger fit.

Inov-8 TerraUltra G 260 laces

The gusseted tongue is sewn into the TerraUltra G 260. This unit is essential in keeping debris out of the footwear during the running activity. It provides a more secure fit as well.

With a wide toe box, runners experience a more comfortable ride. This component of the shoe lets the user start and finish their sessions confidently and comfortably.

Inov-8 TerraUltra G 260 forefoot

When running long distances, the Exterofit technology reacts to the natural movements of the foot. As a result, a more enjoyable and comfortable ride is experienced by the runner.

Inov-8 TerraUltra G 260 exterofit