Black Friday might technically be over, but the sales are continuing over the weekend and into Cyber Monday, and Lake District-based brand inov-8 - who produce some of the best trail running shoes and hiking boots available, and have also recently started offering excellent speed-orientated walking apparel for fastpackers - keep adding lines and discounts to their Black Friday landing page.
There are some excellent bargains to be found on trail-running gear for men and women and hiking kit for men and women, which are staying live throughout the weekend and into next week.
Best Black Friday deals: offers too good to miss
If you’re in the market for some new trail footwear, we recommend running your eyes over the following.
Inov-8 TrailFly Ultra G 300 Max Women's:
RRP £170.00 available from £77 on some colours in inov-8’s Black Friday sale.
Save up to £100 on this versatile and robust trail-running shoe. The TrailFly Ultra G 300 Max supplies superlative grip, combined with excellent comfort and performance levels. You will get many mile out of these shoes, which are armed with inov-8’s mega-tough graphene sole.
Inov-8 Roclite G 345 GTX hiking boot:
£155 £75 in the Black Friday sales
Weighing just 345g and featuring a low ankle, the inov-8 G 345 GTX is a hiking boot that incorporates many of the attributes of a trail running shoe, including the brand’s signature graphene sole, and is beloved by people who enjoy moving fast and light. Impressing our reviewers, it won a T3 Platinum Award.
Inov-8 ROCFLY G 390 Hiking Boot:
£175 £132 in the Black Friday sales
The updated Inov-8 ROCFLY G 390 boot has the same G-Grip sole as the award-winning Roclite 345 GTX, reinforced with super-strong and hardwearing Graphene, but it also boasts a unique Graphene-infused G-FLY foam that ‘supercharges your feet’, according to Inov-8, by delivering ‘25% greater energy return’.
The inov-8 TrailFly Ultra G 300 Max trail-running shoe:
£175 £140 in the Black Friday Sales
A super robust, long-lasting trail-running shoe - equipped with inov-8’s tougher-than-nails graphene sole, the TrailFly Ultra G 300 Max offers great grip and excellent comfort and performance levels, as well as impressive longevity.
Inov-8 Women's Long-Sleeve Half-Zip MidLayer:
£65 £26 in the Black Friday sales
This super-soft women’s mid-layer is excellent for early morning and evening outings now the temperature has dipped and you're looking for the best winter running kit. Made from a comfortable, stretchy fabric that traps warm air next to the body and offers plenty of freedom of movement when running, it can be worn as a next-to-skin base layer or as part of a layering system. Thumb-loops help keep sleeves in place.
Inov-8 Race Elite 6” running shorts:
£55 £28 in the Black Friday sales
These ultra-light shorts are made from a fast-drying fabric with mesh stretch panels, and are ideal for racing and training on trails. Up there with some of the best running shorts available, beneath the outer they boast a moisture-wicking, soft inner boxer, which supplies secure comfort and reduces chafing. There’s a zipped rear pocket for gels and/or essentials such as car keys.