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The Nike Free Connect is a workout shoe meant for those who need a versatile shoe to tackle a variety of intensive activities at the gym or studio. It makes use of a slip-on design and a one-piece mesh upper for a snug, lightweight, and breathable coverage. A securing strap is placed across the shoe for a lockdown fit.
The outsole unit features the Tri-Star pattern and cuts to ensure the natural bending of the foot. It is also reinforced with rubber pods for durability and traction.
The Nike Free Connect employs the brand’s staple Tri-Star structure. Its triangular cuts are placed throughout the unit to allow the foot to bend easily in multiple directions.
Rubber pods are used in the heel and forefoot sections to provide traction on different surfaces. They also protect the high-wear areas against abrasion.
The midsole of the Nike Free Connect uses a full-length foam to deliver lightweight cushioning. It is designed to attenuate shock to keep the foot protected and comfortable.
A removable molded foam footbed lines the inside bottom of the trainer. It enhances the cushioning of the sole unit to keep the foot supported during workouts.
This Nike trainer has a seamless, one-piece mesh upper. Its purpose is to provide a snug but agreeable coverage throughout the training session. The open mesh construction also keeps the foot well ventilated and dry.
A securing strap stretches across the shoe from the midfoot to the forefoot. This structure ensures a lockdown fit in the midfoot area and enhances the lateral support of the upper.
The trainer features a lace-less slip-on design for a more effortless on-and-off wear. The padded collar holds the back of the foot to prevent slippage while the user is in motion. Lining the inside is a soft fabric that offers a more comfortable in-shoe feel.