Athletic Shoes

Athletic shoes comprise any type of footwear aimed at helping athletes perform safely and effectively during training and competition. Innovative new product designs flood the market every season, each with specific features and benefits to help athletes achieve peak levels. Cross trainers, running shoes, soccer boots, football cleats, basketball sneakers, baseball cleats, golf shoes and track spikes are among the main types of athletic shoes. Each type is designed to facilitate movements distinct to its particular sport. Find the proper shoe to optimize your performance and get exclusive previews of new cleats, spikes, cross trainers and running shoes for your sport.

Latest in Athletic Shoes

Gear Up Like an MVP With the Nike Zoom Trout 3 Turf Shoe

Mike Trout might be the most versatile player in Major League Baseball. Last season, the 25-year-old outfielder smashed 29 home runs, drove in 100 run...

By: Brandon Hall

Nike Is Giving LeBron James and Kyrie Irving Serious Sneaker Heat to Match the Cavs' Throwback Uniforms This Weekend

We've reached that glorious point in the NBA's calendar when teams are starting to bring out their throwback uniforms to mix things up a bit. The Toro...

By: Jordan Zirm

Get a Step Ahead of Your New Year's Run Resolution with Light New ASICS Shoes

The biggest mistake people make during the holidays is to set New Year's goals that are unrealistic—or worse, risky. So it is with many who vow to s...

By: Brian Sabin

The Nike Metcon 2 Is the Perfect Training Shoe for Intense Workouts

The Nike Metcon 2 is the perfect item to add to your gym bag this holiday season. Nike designed the Metcon 2 with the weightlifter in mind. The flat ...

By: Andy Haley

Nike Zoom LeBron Soldier 10 Is the Most Versatile Basketball Shoe Available

When you're LeBron James, one line of shoes is simply not enough. And while his top line of signature sneakers will release its 14th generation in J...

By: Jordan Zirm

Latest Videos in Athletic Shoes

Holiday Gift Guide 2016: Nike Air Max Thea Shoes‎

Whatever direction you choose, you’ll be cozier along the way thanks to an Air Max unit that softens the impact of each step.

Building an Icon: The Making of the New Balance 998

The New Balance 998 is an icon of lifestyle shoes. Learn more about its rich history and watch as it's manufactured inside New Balance's Lawrence, Massachusetts factory.

Exclusive Tour of New Balance’s World Headquarters

New Balance Welcome Ambassador Sam Howe takes you on a tour of the company's new world headquarters in Boston, Massachusetts.

New Balance Launches The Customizable NB1 3000v3 Baseball Cleat

New Balance has been offering customizable cleats to their MLB players for years. Now, the NB1 3000v3 gives any player at any level the chance to create the cleat of their dreams.

Take a Look at J.J Watt's First Signature Shoe: The J.J. I Trainer

Reebok released J.J. Watt's first signature shoe, the J.J. I Trainer. Watt demonstrated the shoe in action with his favorite exercises: Prowler Push, Box Jumps, Shuttle Runs and Tire Flips.