Altra Escalante Racer, Men's


Altra Escalante Racer

Meet the Altra Escalante Racer: the Escalante's quick and speedy cousin. This lightly cushioned neutral running shoe raids the road with race-day responsiveness from the Altra Ego™ midsole. Step into the static mesh upper to stay cool and comfortable as you push the pace. With availability no longer limited, you can enjoy the Altra Escalante Racer at any time!

What's New?

  • Altra Ego™ midsole is slightly firmer than the Escalante 2.5, increasing energy return.
  • Static mesh upper increases breathability and comfort.

Who's it for?

  • Neutral runners who a light and fast road shoe for daily training, tempo runs, and race day.
  • Altra fans who've run in the Escalante and want to try it's quicker cousin.

Shoe Technology

Upper: Secure and breathable upper uses a lighter heel counter for optimal turning and comfort.

Midsole: Altra Ego™ midsole is slightly firmer for extra energy return and race-day responsiveness. InnerFlex™ provides grid-like grooves to allow your foot to flex while being lighter, increasing speed and improving performance. Zero Drop™ platform encourages low impact landings and proper form. FootShape™ toe box lets the toes relax and spread out naturally, while the big toe remains straight for more stability and a powerful toe-off.

Outsole: Footpod™ technology maps the bones and tendons of your foot to help it bend and move naturally.


Returns Policy

You may return most new, unopened items within 30 days of delivery for a full refund. We'll also pay the return shipping costs if the return is a result of our error (you received an incorrect or defective item, etc.).

You should expect to receive your refund within four weeks of giving your package to the return shipper, however, in many cases you will receive a refund more quickly. This time period includes the transit time for us to receive your return from the shipper (5 to 10 business days), the time it takes us to process your return once we receive it (3 to 5 business days), and the time it takes your bank to process our refund request (5 to 10 business days).

If you need to return an item, simply login to your account, view the order using the 'Complete Orders' link under the My Account menu and click the Return Item(s) button. We'll notify you via e-mail of your refund once we've received and processed the returned item.


We can ship to virtually any address in the world. Note that there are restrictions on some products, and some products cannot be shipped to international destinations.

When you place an order, we will estimate shipping and delivery dates for you based on the availability of your items and the shipping options you choose. Depending on the shipping provider you choose, shipping date estimates may appear on the shipping quotes page.

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