RAIDLIGHT RESPONSIV ULTRA 3.0 MATRYX. LIGHTER AND MORE COMFORTABLE FOR YOUR ULTRA RUNS
RAIDLIGHT RESPONSIV ULTRA 3.0 MATRYX. LIGHTER AND MORE COMFORTABLE FOR YOUR ULTRA RUNS. Our section TRAIL SHOES brings us today the Raidlight Ultra 3.0 in model for men and women. A shoe designed for ultras.
A light and comfortable shoe, but also with lots of grip. Designed to last thanks to its reinforced Matryx mesh, with 19 Kevlar threads. The 2023 version arrives with 150€ price, a weight of 255 grams and a drop 6mm, as well as versions for men and women.
RAIDLIGHT RESPONSIV ULTRA 3.0 MATRYX.
LIGHTER AND MORE COMFORTABLE FOR YOUR ULTRA RUNS
150€ | 255G. | 6MM DROP
Raidlight brings us a shoe in which they wanted to prioritize lightness, slimming 25gr compared to its previous version, maintaining its drop of 6mm and stack height of 19/25mm. They also wanted these shoes designed for ultras, to be comfortable, and with great dynamism. It keeps in the midsole its injected EVA plate, and also its sole with D + Grip technology, which gave such a good grip in the previous version.
One of the big changes is in the upper, with Matryx technology. Which is much more resistant to break, combining high strength threads with technical threads. Includes 19 Kevlar threads. All this should make it a mesh very resistant to break.
Below is the article to its predecessor, that we tested here.
RAIDLIGHT RESPONSIV ULTRA 3.0 MATRYX: DATA SHEET
- Price: 149,90euros.
- Weight: 255 gr. in boy and 215 gr. in girl. It lowers by 25 gr the weight of the previous version.
- Stack height: 19 mm; heel height: 25 mm
- Drop: 6 mm.
- Storage pocket for laces & Recycled flat laces
- Insole with shock absorbing plates in 3 distinct areas of the foot
- M-Lock Band: ideal foot support with elastic band
- Heel Cut: optimal grip on hills thanks to a clear cut in the sole
- Asymmetric Toe Protection: shape of the front shoe to limit direct impact on the toes
- Gaiter attachment system on the front of the shoe
- Pre-shaped toe cap to limit friction points in the Achilles tendon
- Asymmetric Heel Support : internal foot support
RAIDLIGHT RESPONSIV ULTRA 3.0 MATRYX: UPPER
Matryx mesh, made with 19 Kevlar threads and high-strength polyester yarns. To increase the durability of the shoes. It has a pocket on the tongue to store the laces. Cords made of recycled material and flats. Asymmetrical protection of the fingers, with reinforcement in the front area to limit impacts on the fingers.
It has a gaiter fixing system in the front. It does not have lining, for a better evacuation of sweat. The heel is preformed to reduce friction, and has an asymmetrical heel support to improve stability.
Fit designed for all types of feet, without compressing them. So it should adapt well to wide feet.
RAIDLIGHT RESPONSIV ULTRA 3.0 MATRYX: MIDSOLE
The cushioning comes from the injected EVA plate. That should give us great cushioning, as well as great rebound and dynamism. Also EVA insole, with absorption plates placed in three well-differentiated support areas. That in this case they will be the ones with the greatest impact during the tread.
The height and drop, does not vary in this new version of the shoe. With a height to the ground in its front of 19mm and in its rear part of 25mm, it keeps us the drop of 6mm.
RAIDLIGHT RESPONSIV ULTRA 3.0 MATRYX: SOLE
Sole with the same 4 mm tapped D+ Grip technology, which did so well in the previous version. So they keep promising us grip, grip and great traction.
The arrangement of the cleats is differentiated, to improve traction, depending on their shape, location and depth. Removing the cleats from the middle area, where we have less impact, to gain lightness.
RAIDLIGHT RESPONSIV ULTRA 3.0 MATRYX: CONCLUSIONS
Shoes born for long running. It is the shoe of the brand designed for ultras, which with which improves a little the previous version, we will have on our feet some very interesting shoes. It may not be the best shoe for muddy terrain, but we think it will go very well in long races not very technical.
With an affordable price, it is a highly recommended shoe, for long races. Since it has good cushioning, for long and comfortable running, and also comes with good references from its previous versions.
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