The Altra Escalante Racer is Altra's faster, high-performance remix of the Escalante series. Each limited edition version is inspired by a major city and is released surrounding its respective marathon.
Firmer, highly breathable upper - for extra comfort
Lighter heel counter - for optimum cornering on the racecourse
Touch firmer midsole - increased energy return with a little less cushioning
Performance last - for speedy training and racing.
The Escalante Racer also features:
Contour Footbed - 5mm insole for premium comfort
Race-tuned EGO midsole - the holy grail of comfort, liveliness and resilience, with increased responsiveness, excellent energy return, and thinner cushioning. This midsole allows you to feel closer to the ground while enjoying a plush ride. EGO midsoles also perform better in extreme temperatures and have long-term durability InnerFlex grooves - placed across the midsole to add extra flexibility
FootPod outsole - maps the bones and tendons of your foot to help it bend and move naturally
Balanced Zero Drop platform - places your heel and forefoot the same distance from the ground to encourage proper, low-impact form throughout your run
Wide FootShape toe box - encourages natural foot positioning and toe splay