Outdoor running in the winter is not for the faint of heart—or sole. Just as not everyone has the courage to go out and run miles when the mercury dips, not every shoe can handle the demands of slush-and-ice covered roads and trails that come with the season’s cold weather. Thankfully, the team at DICK’S Sporting Goods makes finding a winter-approved running shoe easy. In a recent post on their “453 and a Half” blog, they lay out 6 shoe options that can handle cold weather running. Highlighting new kicks from Brooks, Mizuno, Nike and Saucony, the post explains how each shoe deals with running in the cold. Key features include new technologies from Nike and Saucony and a GORE-TEX option from Brooks.
If you’re bold enough to take your workouts outdoors this winter, read this post first.
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