How's it feel?

Ride Experience

Fast

It’s light, fast, and designed with speed in mind. Stay efficient with a high turnover on speedwork or race day that’s bound to earn you some PRs.

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Cushion

High

cushion

Key Specs

Weight
8.1 oz / 229 g
Stability
Neutral
Stack Height
36mm
Heel-to-Toe Drop
0mm
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MEN'S VANISH CARBON 2

What's it got?

Boost your speed with carbon
Boost your speed with carbon

A lightweight carbon fiber plate naturally flexes with your foot, providing added boost and propulsion.

Lightweight + responsive performance
Lightweight + responsive performance

Strive for performance and speed with enough airy foam for a slight cushion in the lightweight, race-day ready Altra EGO™ PRO midsole foam.

Efficient toe-off and natural propulsion
Efficient toe-off and natural propulsion

A rocker shape is designed to give the feeling of being propelled forward with each step and provides an efficient toe-off without taking away from your natural stride.

Roomy toe box for natural movement
Roomy toe box for natural movement

Plenty of room for your toes to move freely, with a snug midfoot.

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Vanish Carbon 2
Frank Lara Vanish Carbon 2
Athlete Testimonial
Frank Lara Vanish Carbon 2
The VC2 has allowed me to train at a high level without worrying how I'm going to feel the next day. I have full confidence my next breakthrough race will be in the Vanish-C 2 and I'm beyond excited to wear it.
Frank Lara
Boulder, CO
Altra Running
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