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

Jordan Brand's NFL Athletes Get Laced Up With Air Jordan VII Cleats

Things are good when you're signed with Air Jordan. LaMarr Woodley, Earl Thomas III, Michael Crabtree, Andre Johnson, Charles Woodson, Alshon J...

By: Jordan Zirm

NFL 'Cleat Bling' is Now a Thing: The Flashiest Spikes in Football

For years, fans paid as much attention to NFL players' footwear as they did to their economics professor's boring lectures. That is to say, not mu...

By: Jordan Zirm

What Do 5 of the World's Best Footballers Have in Common?

Argentina's Sergio Agüero, Germany's Marco Reus, Brazil's Radamel Falcao, Italy's Marco Verratti and France's Antoine Griezmann. What do these fi...

By: STACK Staff

adidas, New Balance Drop Fresh New Cleats For the 2015 Home Run Derby and All-Star Game

MLB All-Star week got off to a hot start when both New Balance and adidas unveiled flashy new cleats that their respective players will be rocking...

By: Jordan Zirm

The Benefits of Weightlifting Shoes

As an athlete, strength training is all about producing force. The more force we can produce in the weight room: the greater our chances for transfer to...

By: Daniel Payseur

Latest Videos in Athletic Shoes

The STACK Rundown // A Release Date For the Kyrie 2, Dion Waiters Has a Tough Week, and Alex Poythress Gets His Teeth Stuck in the Net

In this week's episode of the STACK Rundown, we report the release date for the Nike Kyrie 2 and have a laugh at Dion Waiters' expense.

LeBron 13 Launch Event

Cleveland Cavaliers All-Star LeBron James unveils his latest signature shoe, the Nike LeBron 13.

LeBron James Unveils the Nike LeBron 13

Cleveland Cavaliers All-Star LeBron James unveils his latest signature shoe, the Nike LeBron 13.

An All-Access Look at Jordan's First to Fly Event in Las Vegas

STACK gives you a complete look at the amazing dunk contest and events surrounding the launch of the Super.Fly4 at the Jordan First to Fly event in Las Vegas.

Getting to Know Nike's 2015 NFL Combine Cleat

Lance Walker, director of performance at Michael Johnson Performance, shows off Nike's newest and most advanced football cleat. The high-tech shoe, designed primarily for the 40-Yard-Dash, debuted at the 2015 NFL Combine in Indianapolis.