Facts

Terrain
Trail
Arch support
Neutral
Use
Daily running
Waterproof
Price
$150
Weight
M: 340g | W: 294g
Heel to toe drop
M: 6mm | W: 6mm
Heel height
M: 24mm | W: 24mm
Forefoot height
M: 18mm | W: 18mm
Widths available
M: Normal - D | W: Normal - B
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Road

Shoes best for road, track and light gravel. See the best road shoes.

Trail

Shoes best for trail, off road, mountains and other unstable surfaces. See the best trail shoes.

Good to know

As long as you stick to the road or path, and if you want just one running shoe, buy a road running shoe.

Neutral / cushion / high arch

Shoes for runners who does not need any additional arch support (Around 50% of runners). Best for people with high or medium high arches. See the best neutral shoes.

Stability / overpronation / normal arch

Shoes for runners who needs arch support (Around 45% of runners). Best for runners with a normal arch. See the best stability shoes.

Motion control / severe overproanation / flat feet

Shoes for runners who needs a lot of arch support. Best for runners with flat feet. See the best motion control shoes.

Good to know

- Rule of thumb: If in doubt, buy neutral shoes to avoid injuries.
- More about arch support in this video.
- Find your arch type by following steps from this video.

Daily running

Cushioned shoes for your daily easy running. Great comfort. See best shoes for daily running.

Competition

Lightweight shoes good for races, interval training, tempo runs and fartlek. Here are the best competition running shoes.

Good to know

If you want just one pair of shoes, buy a shoe for daily running.

The height difference from the heel to the forefoot, also known as heel drop, toe spring, heel to toe spring or simply drop.

There are many opinions about what a good heel drop is. We do not recommend any in particular. Lean more in this video.

Summary

We spent 6.1 hours reading reviews from experts and users. In summary, this is what runners think:

The good

  • The Adidas Terrex Agravic GTX felt suitably lightweight, according to several consumers.

  • The general durability of this model received recognition from its purchasers.

  • The waterproof capability of the GORE-TEX® gained some favor from those who wanted to have a versatile trail running companion.

  • A number of runners appreciated the apparently cool & modern design of this shoe.

  • It felt reliably comfortable for a lot of testers.

  • According to many reviewers, the cushioning system was responsive and accommodating.

  • The traction capability of the outsole unit was trusted by those who have tested it.

  • Several testers were able to take this running shoe on adventures that feature tough surfaces; they reported that the outsole stayed intact and unfettered by the experience.

The bad

  • Some runners reported that it was a size too small for them.

  • The upper fabric left some blisters on the rear section of a tester’s foot.

  • A consumer stated that the upper unit wasn’t very breathable.

Bottom line

The Adidas Terrex Agravic GTX gained some favor from those who truly appreciated its technologies and features. They reported that its waterproof capability was effective, and that its trail-optimized tread was on-par with their expectations. Moreover, neutral runners welcomed its responsive and bouncy mid-sole. Conversely, there were testers who weren’t too appreciative of some of its components, citing some discomfort during the running experience.



World wide, Terrex Agravic GTX is in the bottom 5% most popular running shoes. The brand, Adidas, is the 2nd most popular.

Map: Shows popularity per continent based on 914 shoes


Ratings

4.8 / 5 based on 19 ratings

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Expert reviews

Experts are running shoe geeks, who post reviews at youtube, directly at RunRepeat or at their own websites. Each expert is categorized from level 1 to level 5 based on expertise. See stats on expert reviews and how we calculate scores here.

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74 / 100 based on 4 expert reviews

  • 92
    Jeff ValliereLevel 3 expert
    by Road Trail Run
    This shoe is great for those looking for a top quality training shoe with the very best traction, water resistance, protection and durability, but are less concerned with high end performance or plush comfort/cushion.
  • 78
    FionaLevel 1 expert
    by Scallywag Sprints
    The sole does feel very stable, sometimes too stable. I do think that over longer runs or long descents they would get a bit 'slappy' on the sole of the foot. The shoes don't have a rock plate so they rely on the thick rubber to do the protection job. Therefore you don't feel the ground as much as you would in other mountain or fell shoes; which could be good or bad.
  • 75
    Kayleen CastelliLevel 1 expert
    by Outdoor Women's Alliance
    These shoes feel heavy when you pick them up; however, possibly due to the Boost energy-return tech, my performance didn’t seem to suffer for it. Though I am almost 100 percent a forefoot striker, the toe boxes of these shoes were so narrow that when running downhill, I switched to heel striking to keep my toes from smashing into the front of the shoe.
  • 60
    David HenryLevel 4 expert
    by Runblogger
    The midsole, while similar to the Skychaser, is actually a little less precise, especially in the heel area which moves it in the wrong direction for me.
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Updates to Terrex Agravic GTX

The Adidas Terrex Agravic GTX is a running shoe that’s created to function well on many types of outdoor terrain, especially technical ones. It features high-quality components, which work in tandem to deliver consistent performance on the off-road paths.

The upper unit uses abrasion-resistant textiles and overlays. They protect the foot from trail hazards and small objects. They’re also made to last long. A lightweight tongue made from EVA provides additional support and comfort to the top of the wearer’s foot. This model also uses the GORE-TEX® waterproof membrane to prevent water infiltration.

The boost™ is a top-tier cushioning technology that’s used in many Adidas shoes. Utilized as the main underfoot platform for the Terrex Agravic GTX, it efficiently carries the foot and attenuates shock during impact, keeping the runner comfortable and confident while tackling the unpredictable surfaces.

Traction is provided by a trail-optimized outsole, which makes use of a durable rubber compound. Gripping lugs afford more grip on uneven ground.

Terrex Agravic GTX size and fit

The Adidas Terrex Agravic GTX has a standard running shoe length. The sizing schemes used in this product conform to the regular preferences of runners. The available width for the men and women’s versions is medium. It has a semi-curved shape, which means that it follows the natural curve of the human foot.

Outsole

The outsole unit of the Adidas Terrex Agravic GTX features Continental™ Rubber. This material is a highly durable one that’s meant to protect the mid-sole from the abrasive nature of the trails. It also delivers reliable surface traction, which is essential when it comes to running.

Aggressive gripping lugs pockmark the external section of the sole unit. They effectively enhance surface grip, making sure that multi-surface traversal is much more attainable and agreeable to the runner.

Midsole

Boost™ is a full-length foam unit that’s made from the compaction of thousands of cushioning pellets. It cushions the foot well, carrying it responsibly through the gait cycle. It also attenuates impact shock during the landing phase.

Upper

The upper of the Adidas Terrex Agravic GTX makes use of textiles that are resistant to abrasion. They make the entire package more durable and long-lasting. Rocks and small debris won’t easily tear through the fabric, basically heightening the structural integrity of the product.

The overlay system has been fused directly to the main upper fabric. They essentially assist in wrapping around the foot securely, while also reducing the overall weight of the shoe. There are stitched sections, but they’re meant to reinforce the materials.

The GORE-TEX® membrane covers the upper unit of the Adidas Terrex Agravic GTX. This waterproof material does exactly as advertised: protect the shoe and the foot from water infiltration.


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