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.
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Cushioned shoes for your daily easy running. Great comfort. See best shoes for daily running.
Lightweight shoes good for races, interval training, tempo runs and fartlek. Here are the best competition running shoes.
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If you want just one pair of shoes, buy a shoe for daily running.
WeightMen: 10.7ozWomen: 9oz
Heel to toe dropMen: 6mmWomen: 6mm
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 heightMen: 32mmWomen: 32mm
Forefoot heightMen: 26mmWomen: 26mm
WidthMen: normalWomen: normal
Updates to Merrell All Out Peak GTX
- The Merrell All Out Peak GTX has a waterproof feature. It comes with a GORE-TEX ConnectFit membrane has keeps water from entering the shoe. This keeps the foot dry even when running on wet condition.
- This Merrell trail running shoe also comes with and enhanced stability feature. It uses the HyperWrap 360 Degree Fit System that locks the midfoot in place for an enhanced stability and agility.
- This also comes with a built-in TrailProtect™ pad that delivers reliable underfoot protection. It is designed to keep foot well protected from sharp objects while running on rough terrains.
Merrell All Out Peak GTX size and fit
The All Out Peak GTX is available in standard running shoe size and width. It provides a snug fit from the heel to the forefoot area. It can deliver great fit to those with regular and slightly wider foot shapes.
The GTX version of the All Out Peak uses the Vibram Megagrip Outsole that is engineered to give an impressive grip on both wet and dry surfaces. The carbon element is strategically placed in the outsole to give added strength and durability on high wear areas.
It also features the TrailProtect pads that keep foot protected on rough terrain. These pads are also present in the Merrell Trail Glove 5 running shoe.
This features the Uni-Fly midsole that disperses impact and delivers enough amount of underfoot protection for high mileage runs. The air cushion in the heel gives reliable and lightweight cushioning. It efficiently absorbs shock during impact for a much responsive ride. The molded nylon arch shank delivers added flexibility and it enhanced stability on rugged terrain.
The upper of the Merrell All Out Peak features the GORE-TEX membrane that made the shoe waterproof. It also comes with synthetic leather and air mesh coverage that gives durable and breathable environment. The HyperWrap 360 Degree Fit system hugs the midfoot and holds it in place for a more natural and enhanced agility and stability. This shoe also has a removable footbed that is anti-microbial in nature, keeping foot dry and odorless.