Athletic Shoes Articles

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.

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How to Pick the Right Basketball Shoe for You

Finding the right basketball shoe can make a big impact on your performance, believe it or not. I used to think a shoe was just a shoe, and that if yo...

Nail This Simple Footwork Drill and You Just Might Win Reebok's 'Fastest Feet Challenge'

Think you've got fast feet? Now's the time to prove it. Reebok wants to find the fastest feet in America and award them with the football getaway o...

Reebok's Latest Innovation Could Change Athletic Footwear Forever

For decades, footwear innovation has revolved around materials. What can be put inside a shoe that will help people run faster, jump higher and tra...

Wearing Running Shoes While Weightlifting Can Kill Your Strength Gains

Next time you head into a Globo Gym-style commercial gym, take a look around and check out the footwear your fellow gym goers are sporting. Chances ar...

The SpeedGrip Sock Aims to Give Athletes More Quickness, Confidence

Stability breeds explosiveness. The more stable your body is, the more directional force you'll be able to put into the ground. Small increases in ...

Settling the Fitness Controversy of Barefoot Running

When Vibram FiveFingers shoes hit the market over a decade ago, they kicked off a trend with far-reaching consequences – barefoot running – and despite...

How To Choose The Perfect Running Shoe

Well-fitting running shoes are critical to any athlete's podiatric health, whether they're a marathon runner or just squeezing in evening jogging...

Nike Announces 'Ease Challenge' Winner

In October 2016, Nike announced the Nike Ease Challenge. The company invited designers, engineers and innovators to make a new kind of footwear for at...

Reebok CrossFit Nano 7: A Solid Training Shoe for Lifting Heavy Weights

The Reebok CrossFit Nano 7 is a seventh generation training shoe designed to handle intense CrossFit Workouts. At launch earlier this year, Reebok cr...

Under Armour Just Released The Rock's Signature Training Shoe, and it's Awesome

Dwayne "The Rock" Johnson is one of the fittest men on earth. Just watching his recently released "Ultimate Workout" YouTube video left my musc...

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