LOOK COOL, FEEL COMFORTABLE AND RUN BETTER AT THE SAME TIME. OUR HOT PICKS FOR THIS MONTH WILL GIVE YOU THAT EXPERIENCE.
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ARMOUR SLING FLEX RISE
$189, available at UA brand houses.
If you want to look good, perform well and feel good while running, then this is the shoe for you. The Threadborne knit upper and removable Micro G sockliner not only offer you great fit and cushioning, you will feel almost weightless on your feet while running. The Bootie construction extends over your ankle, providing more stability and support. With custom lace loops and its next-gen design, it will match any gym apparel you chose for the day.
NORTH FACE MEN’S ULTRA VERTICAL
$216, available at North Face retail stores.
If you are looking to boost your speed and comfort while running on aggressive terrains, this shoe is designed to give you the ultimate experience. Featuring its Cradle Guide midsole and anatomically oriented Vibram, it offers you incredible performance on high-angle ascents and descents, while providing the most comfortable running experience, even on the most aggressive terrains. With the Flashdry collar lining, it keeps your feet cool and dry. The design fits your foot nicely, and with a rugged protective midfoot support, you won’t have to worry about injuring yourself while enjoying your trails run.
MIZUNO WAVE INSPIRE 14
$199, available at Mizuno retail stores.
Just a regular runner who wants something that is cool and comfortable? This shoe will be the one for you. Using Mizuno’s new fanshaped Cloudwave technology, this shoe is stable, fast and fun to run with. The independent heel-wedge design will give you a smoother heel support and more flexibility. The shoe’s midsole construction will provide lasting comfort and cushioning underfoot. Be it a regular run or just a daily walk, it will work well any way.