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
    $100
  • Weight
    Women: 8.8oz
  • Heel to toe drop
    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
    Women: 23mm
  • Forefoot height
    Women: 13mm
  • Width
    Men: Normal
    Women: Normal, Wide
  • Release date
    Unknown
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  • 90 / 100 | WearTesters

    This is good for running, cross training and you could also do some circuits and its pretty much a trainer that you could use in like a whole bunch of different workouts.

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  • Adidas introduces a running shoe for the ladies that features a supportive structure and a stable, versatile performance – the EdgeBounce. This shoe displays a women-specific design that gives it an adaptable quality, making it suitable for both the road and the gym.
  • It uses a stretchable mesh upper that provides a foot-cradling coverage, therefore allowing a breathable and adaptive comfort.
  • The Bounce™ midsole of the EdgeBounce offers flexibility and underfoot comfort that effortlessly handles the impact from running on a variety of surfaces. True to its name, Bounce™ delivers an optimum level of responsiveness to keep the runner going. It is paired with the AdiWear® outsole that gives the shoe a high-endurance capability, allowing quicker speeds without any restrictions.

The Adidas EdgeBounce has a fit that is true to size; thus, runners are expected to find an accommodating and comfortable fit in their usual size preference. The shoe has an anatomical shape and a relatively high stack height, which makes it suitable for neutral pronators. Regarding width profiles, the Adidas EdgeBounce comes in the women’s B – Medium.

The EdgeBounce’s outsole structure is comprised of the AdiWear® rubber. This material is a proprietary development by Adidas, and it is designed to protect the shoe against wear and tear, thanks to its high-abrasion and durable characteristics.

A simple pattern makes up the layout of the outsole. It has numerous sets of horizontal siping that contribute to the traction level provided by AdiWear®.

The Adidas Bounce™ midsole is built with structured components that deliver a light, energized quality in each stride. The Bounce™ comes in the form of a full-length foam that stretches when pressure is applied to it and reverts to its original figure when the force is removed. This action-reaction mechanism results in an ultra-responsive gait cycle.

A custom-fit sock liner supplies additional cushioning and protection to the underfoot. It works using an internal-fit system that enables an effortless and efficient method of tightening or loosening the fit around the midfoot accordingly.

The upper of the Adidas EdgeBounce is created through the use of a seam-sealed, stretchable mesh material.  The elastic quality of the mesh permits the upper to wrap around the foot for a customized and comfortable fit.

The mesh upper also provides the foot with a breathable coverage. The perforated vamp lets in just the right amount of airflow that is necessary to keep the foot healthy and well-ventilated. Meanwhile, the shoe’s fabric lining produces a soft and smooth in-shoe environment to reduce skin irritations.

A set of minimally-designed overlays could be seen around strategic areas in the EdgeBounce. Not only do these bring a supportive fit, but they also help in keeping the structure of the shoe intact.

A pull-tab can be found at the rear collar of the Adidas EdgeBounce. This detail assists the wearer in putting the shoe on and off with absolute ease.

The tongue and collar are equally and sufficiently padded to bring a comfortable fit for the user. Like the collar, the tongue also has a pull-tab that makes it easier to adjust to fit better.

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