Facts

  • Terrain

    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.

  • Arch support

    Neutral / cushion / high arch

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

    Stability / overpronation / normal arch

    Shoes for runners who need mild to moderate arch support (Around 45% of runners). Best for runners with a low arch. See the best stability shoes.

    Motion control / severe overpronation / 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.

  • Use

    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.

  • Price
    $110
  • Weight
    Men: 10.9oz
    Women: 9.5oz
  • Heel to toe drop
    Men: 10mm
    Women: 10mm

    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.

  • Heel height
    Men: 20mm
    Women: 20mm
  • Forefoot height
    Men: 10mm
    Women: 10mm
  • Width
    Men: Standard
    Women: Standard
  • Release date
    Unknown
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Updates to Adidas Aerobounce ST 2

  • The Adidas Aerobounce ST 2 is a road companion that’s created for those who have overpronated foot motion. It features a supportive yet springy underfoot cushioning unit, as well as an arch-stabilizing compound in the midfoot area.
  • A breathable mesh serves as the upper unit of this running shoe. The material is light and flexible. It is bolstered by thin overlays and a TPU band that goes from the midfoot to the heel. A cushioned interior chamber holds the foot in place and keeps it steady.

Adidas Aerobounce ST 2 size and fit

The Adidas Aerobounce ST 2 was designed using standard measurements. Runners are encouraged to get a pair that follows their usual sizing choices. The available width profiles are D – Medium for men and B – Medium for women.

Outsole

The outsole unit of the Aerobounce ST 2 makes use of carbon rubber. This layer of protection is meant to last long as it is configured to resist abrasion. It is also responsible for the traction that the runner gets when traversing the roads.

Flex grooves allow the foot to move more naturally. These shallow trenches in the sole unit are elements that fundamentally enable the foam midsole to be adherent to the bending of the joints and tendons.

Midsole

Bounce is one of the brand’s in-house technologies. This full-length foam has the job of cushioning the foot and keeping it safe from the impact forces generated during the foot-strike. It also offers flexible underfoot support.

The Brooks Ravenna 10 has a slightly similar structure to the Aerobounce ST 2, as both are stability running shoes with the same heel-to-toe drop. 

Upper

A breathable mesh is used for the upper unit of the Adidas Aerobounce ST 2. This fabric offers ventilation and form-fitting support. It also has a lightweight build, which may prove useful to those who don’t want a cumbersome cover system.

Printed overlays made of synthetic material bolster the structural integrity of the façade. These add-ons also help in providing a snug yet accommodating fit.

A TPU band is fused to the fabrics of the upper unit. This element is placed on the sides and the back, and it’s designed to hold the heel securely.

The padded tongue and collar are intended to cushion the instep, the heel, and the ankles. These parts of the shoe are also tasked with locking the foot in place and preventing it from exiting the foot-chamber unexpectedly.


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