|Update:||Hoka One One Challenger 5 ATR|
|Weight:||Men: 9.5oz | Women: 7.9oz|
|Heel to toe drop:||Men: 5mm | Women: 5mm|
|Arch type:||High arch|
|Strike Pattern:||Midfoot strike|
|Distance:||Daily running | Long distance | Marathon|
|Heel height:||Men: 29mm | Women: 28mm|
|Forefoot height:||Men: 24mm | Women: 23mm|
|Release date:||Feb 2017|
|Brand:||Hoka One One|
|Width:||Men: Normal | Women: Normal|
|Colorways:||Black, Blue, Grey, Pink, Red|
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86 / 100 based on 12 expert reviews
It's a great bang for your buck if you're looking for something that's not only cushioned, but also has a good outsole and grip in various conditions. It drains well, it's comfortable.
While the Challenger ATR 3 has many outstanding qualities about it that I really love, including the outsole, the cushioning, the toe box, the weight, it's really, really difficult for me to look past the fact that for $130 there's a chance that your shoe, like mine, will bust open in less than 100 miles.
Though this shoe will make an excellent race shoe for any distance, it also performs double duty as a well cushioned, supportive all day high mileage trainer that is just as much at home at slower paces as it is going fast.
The majority of the issues with the 2 have been remedied and for me it harkens back to everything that is right with HOKA.
This is a trail shoe that can definitely handle 100 miles and with the slightly wider profile it should accommodate more runners’ feet. I still wouldn’t recommend this shoe for runners needing wide toeboxes, and it does not come in multiple widths at this time.
This updated redesign truly confirms the Hoka Challenger ATR in the classic lineage of great trail shoes that must be tried.
- The Hoka One One Challenger 3 ATR features a new upper. The 3D Puff Print upper offers a more breathable and comfortable environment for the foot. It also offers detailed support for neutral pronators without adding weight.
- The fit of the shoe was also improved to address the issues of the previous model. The Challenger 3 ATR provides a more secure fit in the midfoot and has enough room in the toe box.
The Hoka One One Challenger 3 ATR offers a comfortable and secure fit in the heel and midfoot area. The toe box has enough room for the toes to wiggle. The shoe has a standard running shoe length and is available in 5 to 10.5 sizes for women’s and 7 to 12.5 for the men’s version.
The outsole of the Challenger 3 ATR remains the same. It still features the 4mm lugs that deliver reliable all-terrain traction. The shoe will not disappoint when used on loose and rocky terrain. The rubber material also provides durability, especially in high-abrasion areas.
The midsole of the Challenger 3 ATR still utilizes the brand’s notable oversized EVA midsole that delivers a lightweight and reliable cushioning. The oversized midsole is designed to provide an impressive, well-cushioned, and responsive ride.
The shoe also features the Early Stage Meta-Rocker that is specifically designed for a smoother ride and improved propulsion.
The Hoka One One Challenger 3 ATR comes with all new upper. It features the 3D Puff Print Frame that offers breathability and comfort. The shoe was also redesigned to deliver a more secure fit. The Clifton 5, a Hoka One One road running shoe, also features the 3D Puff Print Frame.
The seamless construction helps reduced irritation and blistering while the padded tongue gives added comfort.