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 high or medium high arches. See the best neutral shoes.

Stability / overpronation / normal arch

Shoes for runners who need arch support (Around 45% of runners). Best for runners with a normal 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.

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
$60
Weight
Men: 11.7oz
Women: 10oz
Width
Men: normal
Women: normal
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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 8.7 hours reading reviews from experts and users. In summary, this is what runners think:

6 reasons to buy

  • A lot of users commented that the shoe provided enough traction on dry
  • A good number of buyers mentioned that this shoe was affordably-priced.
  • Many users found the cushioning on the Reebok Ridgerider Trail 2.0 to be very supportive. They preferred this over a cloud-like underfoot feel.
  • Some reviewers mentioned that the design of the shoe was meant for trail running.
  • Many testers agreed that this shoe was lightweight when compared to other trail running shoes.
  • Manny runners were pleased with the different color options of this shoe.

4 reasons not to buy

  • Some runners were disappointed because the toe box easily tore apart after only several uses.
  • A few users mentioned that the heel cushioning of the Reebok Ridgerider Trail 2.0 was not enough. This resulted in painful landings.
  • According to some testers, the apparently hard midsole foam of the shoe was not comfortable.
  • After several uses only, some runners found out that the sole unit peeled off or wore off easily.

Bottom line

The Reebok Ridgerider Trail 2.0 was a good choice for runners who were looking for a budget-friendly shoe. They mentioned that the shoe was lightweight and supportive. They were pleased to know that the shoe provided enough protection on debris-filled surfaces. Some runners commented that the hard midsole was not comfortable, but others still recommended this neutral road shoe for those who prefer occasional trail running activities.


Rankings


Ratings

4.1 / 5 based on 64 ratings

5 star
66%
4 star
13%
3 star
5%
2 star
5%
1 star
13%

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Updates to Reebok Ridgerider Trail 2.0

  • The Reebok Ridgerider Trail 2.0 is a trail running shoe that’s made using lightweight components. It features a reflective logo and a wide variety of color choices for runners to choose from.
  • It has a rugged carbon rubber outsole that is grippy and durable.
  • The upper features a layered mesh that provides added breathability. This keeps the runner’s foot cool and dry at all times.
  • The forefoot area has Flex Grooves that add to the flexibility of the shoe. This allows the runner to have a natural heel-to-toe motion.
  • The Reebok Ridgerider Trail 2.0 also features a rigid midsole that minimizes ground feel. This is great for runners who love debris-filled trails.

Reebok Ridgerider Trail 2.0 size and fit

The Reebok Ridgerider Trail 2.0 is a neutral trail shoe. This is best for runners who prefer occasional trail running activities. When it comes to sizing, it has a standard shoe length. The available widths are D – Medium for the men’s version and B – Medium for the women’s version.

Outsole

Looking at the Reebok Ridgerider Trail 2.0, runners can see the thickness of the external sole unit. It is made up of a carbon rubber outsole with a prominent lug pattern. This provides added durability to the shoe.

The prominent outsole lugs are able to provide enough grip on varied terrains.

To provide flexibility, the outsole features Flex Grooves at the forefoot area. These grooves are placed to make every ride a more natural feel.

Midsole

The Midsole of the Reebok Ridgerider Trail 2.0 is made up of a full-length CMEVA or Compression Molded Ethylene vinyl acetate. This provides maximum protection and support to the runner’s foot. The bottom is flexible and cushioned for added stability and shock absorption. The hard midsole cushioning is supportive, especially on long-distance runs.

The Reebok Ridgerider Trail 2.0 has a well-cushioned inner liner that comes in contact with the runner’s foot. This covers the inside seams and adds a bit more cushioning to the underfoot.

Upper

The front of the Reebok Ridgerider Trail 2.0 has a thick toe bumper. This is significant in protecting the runner’s foot against trauma on the trails.

The upper is outfitted with a breathable, closed-mesh. The runner’s foot is well-ventilated without letting any little pebbles and rocks come in. This keeps the foot comfortable and cool.

The heel collar and tongue unit are well-padded, as well. Along with providing some cushioning to the top sections of the foot, they also keep dirt and other hazardous debris away from the interior chamber of the shoe.