106 best trail competition running shoes

Based on reviews from 529 experts and 20,316 users. Learn how our rankings work. Updated Nov 2019.

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  1. Any color
    Merrell Trail Glove 4 - Black
    Merrell Trail Glove 4 - Pink
    Merrell Trail Glove 4 - Blue
    Merrell Trail Glove 4 - Black
    Merrell Trail Glove 4 - Blue Sport
    $100 $50 Save 50%
  2. Any color
    Merrell Agility Synthesis Flex - Blue
    Merrell Agility Synthesis Flex - Lime Punch
    Merrell Agility Synthesis Flex - mens
    Merrell Agility Synthesis Flex - Lichen
    Merrell Agility Synthesis Flex - Grey
    $110 $74 Save 33%
  3. Any color
    Merrell Trail Glove 5 - Burnt Henna
    Merrell Trail Glove 5 - Castlerock
    Merrell Trail Glove 5 - Black
    Merrell Trail Glove 5 - High Rise
    Merrell Trail Glove 5 - Olive Drab
    $100 $69 Save 31%
  4. Any color
    Inov-8 Trail Talon 235 - Blue
    Inov-8 Trail Talon 235 - Red/Black
    Inov-8 Trail Talon 235 - mens
    Inov-8 Trail Talon 235 - Blue
    Inov-8 Trail Talon 235 - Grey/Red
    $115 $60 Save 48%
  5. Any color
    $180 $100 Save 44%
  6. Any color
    $110 $27 Save 75%
  7. Any color
    $115 $85 Save 26%
  8. Any color
    $110 $83 Save 25%
  9. Any color
    $140 $74 Save 47%
  10. Any color
    $140 $68 Save 51%
  11. Any color
    $180 $100 Save 44%
  12. Any color
    $120 $60 Save 50%
  13. Any color
    $130 $79 Save 39%
  14. Any color
    $130 $73 Save 44%
  15. Any color
    $85 $60 Save 29%
  16. Any color
    $130 $45 Save 65%
  17. Any color
    $120 $90 Save 25%
  18. Any color
    $130 $53 Save 59%
  19. Any color
    $100 $80 Save 20%
  20. Any color
    $125 $80 Save 36%
  21. Any color
    $125 $70 Save 44%
  22. Any color
    $120 $110 Save 8%
  23. Any color
    $90 $60 Save 33%
  24. Any color
    $120 $42 Save 65%
  25. Any color
    $150 $60 Save 60%

15 best trail competition running shoes

  1. Inov-8 Trail Talon 235
  2. Merrell Agility Synthesis Flex
  3. Inov-8 X-Talon 230
  4. Merrell Trail Glove 4
  5. Inov-8 X-Talon 200
  6. Salomon S-Lab Sense 7 SG
  7. Altra Superior 4.0
  8. Inov-8 X-Talon 212
  9. Altra King MT 1.5
  10. New Balance Summit Unknown
  11. Merrell Bare Access XTR
  12. La Sportiva Helios 2.0
  13. Merrell Trail Glove 5
  14. Vivobarefoot Primus Trail FG
  15. Merrell Trail Glove 5 3D
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