We spent 8.7 hours reading reviews from experts and users. In summary, this is what runners think:

8 reasons to buy

  • Many runners welcomed the On Cloudflow, stating that it performed well.
  • Several testers were thankful that this shoe was able to provide comfort to their feet.
  • Wearing this shoe for long periods of time didn’t cause any strain or discomfort to the muscles, according to those who have tried it.
  • A lot of consumers were satisfied that it was lightweight.
  • The design and the color schemes received some praise; there were runners who thought that it was visually appealing.
  • Some testers were confident about this shoe’s quality, commending its apparently robust material-construction.
  • The cushioning system was comfortable and responsive, conveyed a reviewer.
  • A runner stated that they were able to use the On Cloudflow for a variety of activities on the flat surfaces and they reported that it stayed agreeable throughout.

3 reasons not to buy

  • A tester reported that rocks kept getting stuck in the crevices and holes of the sole unit, and that they were hard to get out.
  • The outsole wasn’t able to grip wet surfaces well, a reviewer wrote.
  • A runner noted that the rubber pattern below each cloud pod wore off quickly.

Bottom line

The On Cloudflow gained some fans because of its efficacy and its agreeable design. Many runners welcomed its lightweight nature, its responsive cushioning systems, and its apparently cool aesthetics. There were close to no complaints when it comes to this neutral road shoe.

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Jens Jakob Andersen
Jens Jakob Andersen

Jens Jakob is a fan of short distances with a 5K PR at 15:58 minutes. Based on 35 million race results, he's among the fastest 0.2% runners. Jens Jakob previously owned a running store, when he was also a competitive runner. His work is regularly featured in The New York Times, Washington Post, BBC and the likes as well as peer-reviewed journals. Finally, he has been a guest on +30 podcasts on running.