Shoes best for road, track and light gravel. See the best road shoes.
Shoes best for trail, off road, mountains and other unstable surfaces. See the best trail shoes.
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As long as you stick to the road or path, and if you want just one running shoe, buy a road running shoe.
Neutral / cushion / high arch
Shoes for runners who does not need any additional arch support (Around 50% of runners). Best for people with high or medium high arches. See the best neutral shoes.
Stability / overpronation / normal arch
Shoes for runners who needs arch support (Around 45% of runners). Best for runners with a normal arch. See the best stability shoes.
Motion control / severe overproanation / 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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Merrell Civet Zip History
Since being established in the year 1981, Merrell has come a long way when it comes to creating and producing high-performance shoes. Throughout the years, Merrell has been able to successfully expand and conquer the world. The brand was able to mend the needs of both men and women when it comes to footwear.
Along with these amazing releases was the women’s only Merrell Civet Zip. The shoe is an iteration of the Merrell Civet. With the traditional lace-up closure, this shoe opted for an easier one with a zip-up. Aside from the zip-up closure system at the front center, the shoe also showcases an I-piece sandwich mesh upper, an M Select FRESH antimicrobial agents which reduces shoe odor, a breathable mesh lining, and a removable EVA footbed. The shoe is released in four colorways: Mykonos Blue, Sleet, Silver Lining, and Black.
Merrell Civet Zip Style
A combination of convenience and style is what the Merrell Civet Zip is all about. With its stylish look the shoe is definitely a great choice for a finish for a casual attire. It could be perfect when going on travels and walking around new cities as one goes sight-seeing. The shoe goes well with a pair of jeans, leggings, and shorts.
Fit & Sizing
The Merrell Civet Zip showcases a Zip-up closure that allows the foot to have a secured fit, though it is not be favourable for some. The shoe, being exclusively for women, is only offered in women’s sizing, ranging from size 5 to size 11.5 with half sizes available. The shoe is also offered in medium width.
The zip-up closure system of the Merrell Civet Zip catches the attention of most buyers. The easy slip-on, zip-up method of wearing the shoe gives them more convenience when wearing the shoe, and they are very appreciative about it. The comfortable and lightweight feeling they get from wearing the shoe also got quite some praising.
- The shoe can also be purchased at a discounted price.
- The shoe features an M Select GRIP outsole which provides a good traction and grip.
- The shoe approximately weighs 11oz.
- A heel pull tab is also observed.
- Merrell branding on the sides of the shoe.