It’s no small process discovering a pair of sneakers that work on each my scorching woman walks and coaching runs, and there’s nothing I discover much less comfy than a pair of over-cushioned sneakers. Contrarian, I do know. The Escalante 3 got here alongside on the good time when my former favourite sneaker underwent some main adjustments by way of padding, and I used to be in want of a shoe that really allowed me to really feel grounded, lest I battle with growing hip pains.
The Escalante 3 is designed with a breathable sock-like design that doesn’t really feel restrictive on my toes after I take these infants out on hotter days, and so they additionally characteristic Altra EGO™ midsole foam so whereas they aren’t overly padded. I additionally don’t really feel like my soles aren’t being supported; that is important if I need to zone out and hearken to my scorching woman tunes (a should.)
Because the Escalante 3 has a Balanced Cushioning™ platform, the sneakers are additionally designed to assist enhance alignment naturally. Meaning whether or not you pronate, supinate, or have a impartial foot, you’ll be supported from all angles, inflicting no extra pressure on the physique.
An added bonus? I’m particularly susceptible to blisters and I can confidently say that this has not been a difficulty in my Escalantes—even after operating within the rain!