Facts

  • Terrain

    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.

  • Arch support

    Neutral / cushion / high arch

    Shoes for runners who do not need any additional arch support (Around 50% of runners). Best for people with normal, high or medium high arches. See the best neutral shoes.

    Stability / overpronation / normal arch

    Shoes for runners who need mild to moderate arch support (Around 45% of runners). Best for runners with a low arch. See the best stability shoes.

    Motion control / severe overpronation / 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.

  • Use

    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.

  • Price
    $120
  • Weight
    Men: 9.7oz
    Women: 8.7oz
  • Heel to toe drop
    Men: 10mm
    Women: 10mm

    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.

  • Heel height
    Men: 31mm
    Women: 31mm
  • Forefoot height
    Men: 21mm
    Women: 21mm
  • Width
    Men: Normal
    Women: Normal
  • Release date
    Jun 2019
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  • 90 / 100 | Runner's World

    The highlight is the inclusion of a new midsole Reebok is using called FloatRide Energy. The new compound is different than the FloatRide that’s been used in the award-winning Run Fast, but gives a somewhat similar performance in a more affordable makeup.

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  • The Reebok Harmony Road 3 is an update to a relatively new yet well-received series of running shoes. This iteration features a lighter construction compared to the previous model, the Harmony Road 2. An open-weave engineered mesh replaces the layered mesh of the precursor versions, and it’s a material that evokes the structure and quality of clothing textiles.
  • Underfoot cushioning is the responsibility of the full-length Floatride Energy Foam. This compound is responsible for carrying the foot through the gait cycle. A wedge made of ethylene vinyl acetate grace the back part to provide extra heel steadiness and impact attenuation.

The Reebok Harmony Road 3 was constructed to be true to size. However, people have posted some concerns about a too-small sizing scheme that required going down half-a-size to achieve a pleasant in-shoe experience. Testing the shoe or getting feedback online from purchasers are considered as techniques that could help with the overall satisfaction.

When it comes to width, the available options are D – Medium and B – Medium for men and women, respectively. Those with medium and low foot volumes are the ones who have welcome inside the foot-chamber of this product.

The outsole unit of the Reebok Harmony Road 3 uses a carbon rubber material that is highly resistant to abrasion. This layer protects the entire base of the midsole, shielding it from the potentially damaging nature of the surfaces.

Rectangular bumps on the surface of the external pad are meant to heighten the traction capability of the outsole. The not-so-prominent nature of these nodes preserves the sole-to-surface balance and movement control.

Shallow grooves allow the platform to move in conjunction with the foot as it goes through the gait cycle.

The primary element of the Reebok Harmony Road 3’s midsole unit is the Floatride Energy Foam. This compound runs the entire length of the shoe, accommodating the whole foot with ease. It has a generous profile height, yet it isn’t inherently heavy. It is responsible for energizing the toe-off phase of the gait cycle.

The heel part has a wedge of ethylene vinyl acetate (EVA). This technology bolsters the structural integrity of the platform, keeping it from sagging quickly. The sturdiness of EVA, coupled with the layer of Floatride on top, offers heel stability.

The Litestrike EVA sock liner is an insert that offers extra cushioning and support for the arch and other curves of the foot-pad. This add-on can be removed or replaced with a new one.

The upper unit of the Reebok Harmony Road 3 is primarily composed of engineered mesh, a fabric that closely resembles woven cloth that’s commonly used for clothing. The smooth and stretchy construction of this material allows the foot to move and swell naturally as it commences with the act of running. It has visible breathing holes to welcome environmental air into the foot-chamber. The engineered mesh is taking the running shoe industry by storm because many shoe series are perusing it, including popular ones like the New Balance Fresh Foam Arishi line and the Air Zoom Winflo roster from Nike.

Flexweave® is a set of support panels on the sides of the shoe. These sections feature a stretchy cloth that’s entwined with strands of the same material. The resulting sheet is a sturdy yet form-fitting portion that prevents in-shoe wobbling while also encouraging the flow of air into, and out of, the interior compartment.

Synthetic prints line the eyelets, the edges of the side panels, and the heel part. These overlays help with the conservation of the upright position of the façade. They also bolster durability and assist with the snugness, or looseness, of the cover system.

A traditional lacing system graces this running shoe. Flat laces snake through print-reinforced eyelets that discreetly line the bridge of the silhouette. These shoestrings are responsible for adjusting the tightness or looseness of the fit. The overlays that connect to them become branches that react to the manipulation of the coverage, giving a custom wrap that adheres to the preferences of the wearer.

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