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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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.
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Puma Easy Rider VTG History
Puma is the third largest manufacturer of sportswear in the world with 69 years of quality shoemaking tradition and innovation behind them. Through the years, they have consistently striven to develop shoes, apparel, and accessories that would further the sports industry.
The release of the Easy Rider in 1978 continued on this proud tradition. The Easy Rider is a trail running shoe which featured a carbonized sole. It had a multiple-level PU wedge system and a cone-studded outsole which gave the shoe good traction and grip. It was considered, at the time of its release, as perfectly technologically-advanced. In fact, the shoe is included in a list of 100 best sneakers of all time.
Aside from running enthusiasts, the Easy Rider also caught the attention of lifestyle consumers who liked the shoe’s combination of trendy and sporty look. It has, since then, seen several iterations and been kitted out in various materials.
The latest version of the Easy Rider is the Easy Rider VTG which is constructed using the same cushioned lugged outsole as the original. It uses vintage-inspired materials and colorways with subtle pops. It has durable uppers made of nylon and features suede overlays. An EVA midsole provides enhanced shock absorption and comfort.
Puma Easy Rider VTG Style
This very reasonably-priced shoe has a selection of bright colorways to choose from such as the Artisan Gold, Harbor Blue, High Risk Red, Sweet Grape, and Surf the Web combined with a white Puma formstip at the sides. The vibrant color combinations are designed to appeal to fun-loving Puma fans.
The Easy Rider VTG can be worn during trail runs or as an everyday shoe. It looks good when combined with sporty outfits such as tracksuits as well as with various casual clothing such as jeans and sweatpants.
Fit & Sizing
The Easy Rider VTG is available in men’s sizes from 5 to 13 with half sizes available. It is offered in medium width.
The shoe’s vintage colorways coupled with the white formstrips at the sides cause the colors to pop out more, making this classic-styled shoe stand out wherever you go.
- It features a Puma cat logo at the heel.
- Weight is at 12 oz.
- It has breathable textile linings and cushioned collar and tongue.