Judith

Judith

If Sneakerology exists, Judith’s close to earning her Ph.D. She owns not stacks of kicks, but hundreds of published sneaker content online, headlining grails, greats, GRs from over 30 global brands. She’s a natural creative wordsmith, a hype monster at times, who writes and edits lifestyle articles professionally for over two decades now. If you're lost in a sea of popular or undervalued sneaks fishing for that best catch, she’ll gladly help out between sips of coffee or lemony mojito.


Guides

Best New Balance sneakers for women
Best New Balance sneakers for women

New Balance sneakers are a perfect mix of throwback and modern styles, generally trendsetting and iconic. Its Classics and heritage shoes like the well-loved NB 990, 247, and 574 have massively grown[…]

Best Hard court tennis shoes
Best Hard court tennis shoes

From over 20+ high-performance tennis shoes designed to take the abrasiveness of concrete, picking the right one can be daunting. So, to get the load off your back, we did the playtest for you and ana[…]

Best New Balance skate shoes
Best New Balance skate shoes

Where formidability on the board is among the most surefire ways to stun the crowd, you can't settle for anything less. Indeed, the showstopper that is you have to be in equally impressive kicks, whic[…]

Best Keds sneakers
Best Keds sneakers

They say that less is more when you're aiming for a classy ensemble or getup. Well, if you've proven that saying to be true more times than you can count, consider the quintessential sneakers from Ked[…]

Best Adidas tennis shoes
Best Adidas tennis shoes

We wear-tested over 30 pairs of Adidas tennis shoes to extract the top-tiered ones worth adding to your tennis shoe racks. We spent over a week scrutinizing the performance value of every pair of rece[…]

Best Platform sneakers
Best Platform sneakers

IDEALLY, the best-fitting pair of platform kicks will let you park your wedges and ramp up your look while giving you an added inch or two of height, PLUS the confidence to pull off your style. BUT yo[…]

Best Asics sneakers
Best Asics sneakers

It's easy to get confused among the endless street-ready styles from this brand. Asics kicks have grown massively since the brand started dropping remakes of its heritage runners. We’ve tested o[…]

Best Reebok sneakers
Best Reebok sneakers

Reebok may be overshadowed by bigger athletic and sneaker brands, but it’s still one of the few labels associated with anything classic! We filtered the best in comfort, durability, and flexibil[…]

Best Converse sneakers
Best Converse sneakers

Converse is one of the many brands that leaped from hardwood to the streets and became a famous household label for all-rounder, beater-worthy sneakers. As thousands of variations continue to spring u[…]

Best Orange sneakers
Best Orange sneakers

Apart from red and yellow, orange sneakers steal the show with their vibrant vibe. And picking the best can be exhausting if you’re presented with hundreds of options. So we came up with a solut[…]

Best Nike skate shoes
Best Nike skate shoes

We independently selected these top recommended pairs of Nike skate shoes after subjecting 50 pairs to rigorous weeks of wear-test. Whether you are a skate virtuoso or a non-skater eyeing for a durabl[…]

Best Vans sneakers
Best Vans sneakers

Vans shoes are all over the place, getting much love and attention not only from skaters but anyone who loves sneakers. Most of today’s silhouettes are revamped versions of Vans’ flagship[…]

Lab tests and in-depth reviews

Adidas Breaknet
84
Good!
Reebok Club C Double GEO
92
Superb!
Adidas ZX 10000
96
Superb!
Nike Offline Pack
90
Great!
Nike BE-DO-WIN SP
90
Great!
Nike Dunk High Up
79
Decent!
Nike Air Max Goadome SE
83
Good!
Nike Dunk High Rebel
90
Great!
Nike Dunk High SE
90
Great!
Adidas Blackburn Ewood
90
Great!
Jordan 11 Adapt
83
Good!
Nike Air Force 1 07 Next Nature
84
Good!
Converse Chuck Taylor All Star 70 High
91
Great!
Jordan Series .02
85
Good!
Nike Air Huarache LE
82
Good!
Veja Recife
91
Great!
Adidas Retropy E5
96
Superb!
Air Jordan 1 Gore-Tex
83
Good!
Nike AD Comfort
88
Great!
Nike Air Force 1 Fontanka
88
Great!
Teva ReEMBER
87
Good!
Adidas Forum Exhibit Low
92
Superb!
Asics Gel Kayano 14
89
Great!
Nike Waffle Trainer 2
80
Good!
Air Jordan 1 Zoom CMFT
64
Bad!
Saucony Jazz 81
89
Great!
Nike Dunk Low SE
86
Good!
Skechers Flex Appeal 4.0
91
Great!
Converse Unt1Tl3D
79
Decent!
Jordan Series .01
81
Good!
Converse Chuck Taylor All Star CX High Top
79
Decent!
Veja V-12
86
Good!
Nike Dunk High Retro
86
Good!
Nike Air Max 1 LV8
84
Good!
Veja V-10
89
Great!
Nike Air Vapormax 2021 FK
89
Great!
Nike Air Max 2021
91
Great!
Nike Blazer Low Platform
85
Good!
Nike Air Max 90 Exeter Edition
87
Good!
Adidas Puig
75
Bad!
Nike Dunk Low Retro
80
Good!
Adidas Lite Racer Adapt 3.0
91
Great!
Adidas Daily 3.0
92
Superb!
Nike Waffle Trainer 2 SP
83
Good!
Adidas Yeezy 450
83
Good!
Asics Gel Lyte III OG
84
Good!
Nike SB Heritage Vulc
79
Decent!
Adidas Forum 84 Low
85
Good!
New Balance 57/40
81
Good!
Timberland Solar Wave
88
Great!
Puma Cali Star
90
Great!
Saucony Jazz DST
83
Good!
Puma RS-Curve
83
Good!
Fila Renno
93
Superb!
Nike SB Zoom Blazer Low Pro GT
81
Good!
Nike Waffle One
88
Great!
Adidas ZX 1K Boost
84
Good!
Vans Skate Old Skool
92
Superb!
Adidas Choigo
92
Superb!
Saucony Jazz Court
87
Good!
Nike Air Max 95 NDSTRKT
77
Decent!
Fila Grant Hill 1
93
Superb!
Adidas Ozweego Celox
96
Superb!
Reebok Zig Dynamica
88
Great!
Adidas Response Super
88
Great!
Adidas Day Jogger
78
Decent!
Nike Air Max 90 Surplus
82
Good!
Nike Air Force 1 Pixel
89
Great!
Adidas ZX 500
95
Superb!
Nike Rhyodomo Gore-Tex
74
Bad!
Mizuno Sky Medal
80
Good!
Reebok Legacy 83
80
Good!
Nike Air Zoom Spiridon Cage 2
87
Good!
Nike Air Max 98 SE
89
Great!
Puma RS-X3 Puzzle
93
Superb!
Puma Electron Street
89
Great!
Nike Blazer Mid 77 Vintage
88
Great!
Nike Air Max 1
89
Great!
Nike Zoom 2K
89
Great!
Adidas Spezial
94
Superb!