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Road

Shoes best for road, track and light gravel. See the best road shoes.

Trail

Shoes best for trail, off road, mountains and other unstable surfaces. See the best trail shoes.

Good to know

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.

Good to know

- Rule of thumb: If in doubt, buy neutral shoes to avoid injuries.
- More about arch support in this video.
- Find your arch type by following steps from this video.

Daily running

Cushioned shoes for your daily easy running. Great comfort. See best shoes for daily running.

Competition

Lightweight shoes good for races, interval training, tempo runs and fartlek. Here are the best competition running shoes.

Good to know

If you want just one pair of shoes, buy a shoe for daily running.

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.

Summary

We spent 7.1 hours reading reviews from experts and users. In summary, this is what sneaker fanatics think:

6 reasons to buy

  • The shoes come in easy-to-match white, black, and gray colorways, among others.
  • A reviewer loved the fact that this model easily goes with almost anything in her wardrobe, from dresses and skirts to shorts and jeans.
  • The Puma Basket Reset is very light at only ten ounces.
  • There was also a prominent mention about how comfortable the Puma Basket Reset shoes are.
  • Some reviewers loved the style of this shoe, with one enthusiastically describing it as ‘cool.’
  • The Puma Basket Reset is quite affordable at less than $90.

3 reasons not to buy

  • There were quite a few mentions of how the shoes’ glittery appearance made adult wearers look juvenile.
  • Many reviewers give this shoe an average rating.
  • A reviewer pointed out that this shoe is not really true to size.

Bottom line

The Puma Basket Reset is a highly affordable option that will endear itself to wearers. The ladies will love how the monochromatic and sleek appearance of this shoe make it easy for them to look for clothes that match. The adjustable fit and textile lining will work together to provide the comfort that matters most to many.


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4.3 / 5 based on 8 ratings

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Puma Basket Reset History

Originally released in 1971, the Puma Basket was meant to be the smooth leather counterpart of the then already iconic Suede. The Basket even took after the Suede’s sleek and classy silhouette.

The 1971 model has basketball at its core, but its appearance drew a crowd from an unanticipated source: the hip-hop world and culture. Since this culture had, and still continues to have, a strong hold on everyday street people, the Basket’s popularity grew quickly. Before long, the Puma Basket already secured a spot for itself in the Trainer Hall of Fame. Today, it is revered as an icon that deserves every revival that it’s getting.

The current version, the Puma Basket Reset, retains the sleek silhouette that makes it a true classic. The undeniable update will be its use of a metallic synthetic upper that is artfully covered by a mesh overlay.

Puma Basket Reset Style

With its sleek and classic look, the Puma Basket Reset is a shoe that will be a good addition to every woman’s closet collection. The model is an easy-to-match item because of its neutral colorways. If a total stand-out appeal is what’s desired, the shoes’ metallic shine and mesh overlay give just that.

Fit & Sizing

This Puma Basket Reset comes in a standard width. The ladies can choose their best fit from the sizes 5.5 to 11. Minor issues with fit is easily addressed by the use of this model’s built-in lacing system.

Notable Features

The large open holes in the mesh are both eye-catching and functional. Puma used the mesh to create a streamlined and simple style that is easy on the eye. With a metallic shine, the Basket Reset is certainly an attractive pair to have. The shoe’s ventilation is out of the question as air can freely move in and out with this type of upper construction.

Additional Info

  • The Puma Basket Reset’s tongue and collar are padded to ensure next-to-skin protection and comfort.
  • This shoe model features a lightly cushioned footbed for effective shock absorption.
  • For skin protection and comfort, the Puma Basket Reset has synthetic and textile linings.
  • The Puma Formstrip that can be found on both sides of each shoe is made of suede.