Verdict from 100+ user reviews

6 reasons to buy

  • A large percentage of wearers claim that the Cole Haan ZEROGRAND Trainer is the most comfortable sneaker in the ZEROGRAND collection.
  • Many love the elegant silhouette of this Cole Haan sneaker.
  • A couple of buyers mention that they like the shoe so much to make a repeat purchase.
  • Several end users find the sole of the ZEROGRAND Trainer from Cole Haan thick and incredibly soft, which makes it feel like they are walking on clouds.
  • Numerous reviewers applaud the shoe for being lightweight since it lets them wear the footwear all day without tiring the foot.
  • Some say that this Cole Haan trainer fits excellent right out of the box.

3 reasons not to buy

  • Some reviewers mention that the Cole Haan ZEROGRAND Trainer lacks support.
  • A couple of buyers find it hard to wear the shoe due to the design of the tongue.
  • It takes effort to lace the shoe, according to one customer.

Bottom line

The Cole Haan ZEROGRAND Trainer is a great casual shoe for the weekend. However, due to its sophisticated look, it is not limited to the streets. Many can enjoy this comfortable sneaker from the office to the streets, and the gym. Due to its versatility, the ZEROGRAND Trainer is a practical addition to your wardrobe.

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Good to know

The Cole Haan ZEROGRAND Trainer is a unisex shoe that is available in men's sizes only. Since it is not available in women's sizes, it is recommended that the ladies grab the pair in a size that is one and a half smaller than their exact measurement.

This shoe's upper is made from mixed materials of mesh, knit, and leather. Due to this, the shoe has a solid structure while providing a sock-like feel.

The ZEROGRAND Trainer is also designed with a tongue that is completely attached to the shoe. This feature, along with the traditional lace-up closure provides its wearers a snug fit.

The Cole Haan ZEROGRAND Trainer shows the true meaning of sport with style. The sneaker has a dressy athletic silhouette, which allows its wearers to sport this in some formal events to a more casual occasion. It can also accommodate the active lifestyle of the buyers of this sneaker.

You can flaunt this elegant sneaker in your office or on the streets by pairing this with jeans. For a more active vibe, wear it with any jogger suit.

The mixed material upper of the shoe gives the shoe an elegant finish that welcomes the eyes of the customers. Another notable feature of this sneaker is its immoveable tongue that provides the ZEROGRAND Trainer with a snug fit.

The Cole Haan ZEROGRAND Trainer is also injected with the Grand.OS energy foam. This technology is responsible for a lightweight cushioning and energy return.

In 1928, Trafton Cole and Eddie Haan established the brand by focusing on men's footwear only. Today, Cole Haan has become a well-known brand that offers premium men's and women's footwear, apparel, and accessories.

The brand developed the Grand.OS technology that is designed to reduce weight and copy the natural flexibility of the foot while providing a responsive stride to endure being on foot all day. The ZEROGRAND collection, which is introduced in 2014 and is among the brand's many product lines, makes use of this technology.

Set the rules when you step outside with another sneaker from this collection, the ZEROGRAND Trainer. Its straightforward but elegant design will allow you to wear it whenever, wherever. It features the Grand.OS technology in the outsole that makes it extremely comfortable to wear to keep up to the wearer's active lifestyle.

  • The shoe has a fully padded collar and footbed.
  • It has an EVA midsole with a rubber outsole.
  • The ZEROGRAND Trainer has a classic, rounded toe with rubber reinforcement.
  • It has a front and rear pull-tab for easy wear.


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