Project Description

Plush underfoot cushioning, mile after mile, the Pearl Izumi EM Trail N3 delivers a smooth ride as you transverse the trails. An energy foam rim and core delivers a soft ride and an ESS Forefoot rock plate protects your feet from stone bruising. Paired with an aggressive carbon rubber outsole and a seamless upper, the trail N3 is sure to keep your feet happy during your next trail adventure.

Suitable for trail
Use for training and long distance races
Mid drop – 4 mm at initial contact, 7.5 mm at mid-stance
Standard fit
Maximum cushion – 30 mm
Weight – 303 g (US M 9)
Pros:
  • MIdsole rocker encourages a quick turnover for mid foot strikers
  • Forefoot rock plate plus maximum cushion protects feet against stone bruising and rock push-through
  • Seamless mesh upper breathes and drains water very effectively
  • Updated carbon rubber outsole and lug pattern provides more traction than earlier Pearl Izumi trail models
Keep in mind:
  • Stiffer compared to the lighter Pearl Izumi trail models
  • Lighter trail shoes are available for shorter races requiring less cushion and protection