Best shoes designed for road running and trail running
Altra Paradigm 6 (Men's)
Lightweight. Fast. Grippy. Fast. Responsive. Fast. There are many words to describe the speedy Superior 4.5. The Quantic™ midsole offers a lightweight yet responsive ride for high-speed trail days. The MaxTrac™ outsole and multi-directional lug pattern brings grippy traction to any terrain. The improved upper brings better breathability and durability. And finally, the removable StoneGuard™ offers lightweight rock protection for when the trails get extra rugged.
- Last type: FS2 - what is "Last"
- Weight: 7.0 oz / 198 g
- Insole: 6 mm Contour Footbed with removable StoneGuard™
- Midsole: Quantic™ with InnerFlex™
- Outsole: MaxTrac™ Rubber with TrailClaw™
- Cushion: Low
- Stack Height: 21 mm
- Upper: Seamless wrap-around engineered knit
FOOTSHAPE™ TOE BOX
Allows your toes to relax and spread out naturally for more comfort and stability in uphill climbs and downhill descents.
BALANCED CUSHIONING™ PLATFORM
Places your feel and forefoot the same distance from the ground to encourage proper, low-impact form throughout your trail run.
Grid-like grooves in the midsole allow your foot to flex while being lighter, for more speed and better performance.
An outsole technology that actually maps the bones and tendons of your foot to help it bend and move naturally.
New midsole cushioning with a perfect blend of plush, responsive cushion and a lightweight ride.
Acts as a stabilizing tripod by enhancing the three natural stability zones in tour foot to prevent excessive foot collapse or pronation.
A feature found on our dynamic support shoes that acts like a highway guide rail to provide guidance only when you need it.
Every women's shoe is customized to the unique shape of the female foot.
Hook-and-loop tab allows strapless gaiter attachment that prevents debris from building up beneath the shoe.
Canted lugs positioned strategically beneath the metatarsals to provide traction at toe off.
Dual-Nature midsole compound with a responsive, yet soft feel for increased energy return.