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
    $160
  • Weight
    Men: 11.3oz
    Women: 11.3oz
  • Heel to toe drop
    Men: 8mm
    Women: 8mm

    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.

  • Heel height
    Men: 29mm
    Women: 29mm
  • Forefoot height
    Men: 21mm
    Women: 21mm
  • Width
    Men: normal
    Women: normal
  • Release date
    Jan 2018
  • Special editions
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Updates to Scott Kinabalu Power

  • This trail running shoe, Scott Kinabalu Power, is intended for runners who have neutral foot mechanism. It features the Wet Traction Rubber. With the name itself, it aims to provide the right amount of traction that is needed especially on wet surfaces.
  • The shoe utilizes the eRide midsole. This component of the footwear is essential in creating a smooth heel-to-toe transition.
  • With the Scott Kinabalu Power's seamless construction, a more comfortable and seamless ride is experienced by the runner.
  • A breathable mesh is used in the upper area. This material encourages proper ventilation in the foot chamber.

Scott Kinabalu Power size and fit

The Scott Kinabalu Power is sure to offer a snug fit to medium-footed runners. The footwear uses the standard shoe measurements when it comes to sizing. This is intended for users who decide to take their running activities to the next level. The available width for the men’s version is D – Medium. On the other hand, the women’s version has a width of B – Medium.

Outsole

The Wet Traction Rubber is integrated into the Scot Kinabalu Power. This material is described as a lightweight and high-abrasion compound that is best used on wet grounds. The importance of providing the right amount of traction on various types of terrains is manifested by this rubber.

Utilized in this trail shoe is the aggressive, full rubber outsole. This component of the footwear guarantees a good amount of grip on all types of surfaces.

Designed to withstand wear and tear, the Rock Protection Plate is added to the platform. This material is designed to survive the hazardous elements that can be found on challenging terrains. As a result, added protection is added to the foot against rocky and debris-filled surfaces.

Midsole

With the aim of creating a smoother heel-to-toe transition throughout the gait cycle, the eRide midsole is integrated into the footwear. The foam has the ability to convert impact energy to forward motion. The eRide is vital in delivering a faster and more efficient running experience.

Upper

Allowing a more secure fit is the work of the form-fitting tongue. This unit is padded to make sure that the foot is well-protected. This is added by Scott to maintain a cooler and drier feel in the foot chamber.

Utilized in the footwear is the breathable mesh upper. This is essential in promoting better inflow and outflow of air which results in a healthier foot environment.

The Scott Kinabalu Power utilizes the Seamless construction. This component of the shoe provides a snugger fit. As a result, improved comfort is experienced by the user throughout the running session.

An External stability cuff is integrated into the shoe. The primary purpose of this material is to provide added support which results in a hassle-free ride.


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