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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.

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.


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.


We spent 9.7 hours reading reviews from experts and users. In summary, this is what sneaker fanatics think:

8 reasons to buy

  • Most reviewers find the Puma Silicis Mid comfortable for everyday wear.
  • A few buyers mentioned that the shoe fits them perfectly.
  • It is offered in the market in multiple colorways.
  • Some users admired the design of the shoe and found it stylish for hiking-inspired kicks.
  • The Puma Silicis Mis is available at a very affordable price.
  • A number of purchasers actually use the shoe for going on hikes.
  • Several actual wearers like the lightweight feel of the shoe compared to its counterparts.
  • A handful of users commended the versatility of the Puma Silicis Mid, which some added could be worn as an outdoors and lifestyle shoes.

2 reasons not to buy

  • A couple of shoe users disclosed that the shoe’s tread pattern holds pebbles, gravel, and other things on the road.
  • A small number of purchasers noticed the shoe could wear and tear easily after a couple of months.

Bottom line

The Puma Silicis Mid is a lifestyle shoe with a rugged aesthetic. If you are after the adventurous and rough look, then this shoe could perfectly express your outdoor-loving personality. Pair it with denim pants or short and casual top for a casual day out.

Although the Puma Silicis Mid is marketed as a lifestyle shoe, some purchasers noted that the shoe features various adequate functions for light outdoor activity. This shoe is recommended for people who are on a budget and would like to try their first outdoor activity.



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Puma Silicis Mid Style

Introduced to the public as a lifestyle sneaker, the Puma Silicis Mid features a rugged look that resembles heavy-duty boots made for the outdoors. With its elevated silhouette, aggressive outsole design, and metal eyelets for lacing, it adds a tough look to any outfit. Pair it with shorts and shirt for a laidback day or with pants during the colder weather.

Fit & Sizing

The Puma Silicis Mid is available in men and women’s sizes. The gentlemen can choose from sizes 6 to 16 while the ladies can choose from sizes 5 to 12. The shoe features tongue and heel tabs for easier access when putting it on.

Notable Features

The Puma Silicis Mid’s upper is crafted from water-resistant oil leather while the tongue and collar are made from nylon tech-mesh material. It features a rope lacing system with metal eyelets. The Puma Formstrip can be found on the lateral side of the shoe while an oversized Puma Cat logo is on the medial side. The signature Puma Cat logo is seen on the left side of the toe box, at the heel, and on the tongue.

2 lace loops are attached to the tongue to keep laces in place. The shoe’s collar and tongue are padded for comfort and cushioning. The heel has a one-inch platform for extra protection and cushioning, it houses an anti-microbial Eco-Ortholite sole. The outsole is made from rubber and features a snow tire inspired treading.

Additional Info

  • The shoe is offered in medium width.
  • The insoles are made from moisture-wicking materials.
  • Puma Silicis Mid’s insoles also have IdCELL cushioning for added comfort.