Who should buy the Salomon Alphacross GTX

  • A solid choice running shoe for trail runners and sports enthusiasts who are into off-road adventures.
  • For anyone who wants a versatile trail running shoe that can handle long distance, marathon and ultra running.

Salomon Alphacross GTX logo

Maximum traction on soft and hard surfaces

Contagrip rubber is employed in the outsole of Salomon Alphacross GTX that protects the rest of the underfoot flatform from wear and tear.

Salomon Alphacross GTX contagrip

It also offers maximum traction on soft and hard surfaces. Salomon developed the Contagrip technology by combining different densities that fit in any condition.

Grippy shoe

Other running shoes that utilize this rubber outsole are the Salomon Speedcross 5 and Salomon Sense Ride 2. 

Salomon Alphacross GTX grippy lugs

The outsole is created with a lug design that helps improve the gripping ability of the shoe. 

Alphacross GTX is lightweight and springy

The Salomon Alphacross GTX features the EnergyCell high-performance EVA foam. This material is lightweight and springy.

Salomon Alphacross GTX springy

It offers superior comfort and shock absorption. 

Provides great cushioning

The OrthoLite insole technology is integrated into this running shoe. It creates a moisture management system that helps move moisture away to provide a cooler and drier environment for the foot.

Salomon Alphacross GTX great cushioning

This component provides great cushioning and unmatched comfort to the user. The stitch-free upper of Salomon Alphacross GTX provides a smooth, glove-like feel. It is made out of woven fabrics that can resist ripping, tearing, and abrasion. 

Salomon Alphacross GTX offers breathable coverage

The upper’s Gore-Tex membrane is lightweight and breathable, providing year-round comfort. This waterproof material keeps the foot dry and comfortable by drawing moisture away. 

Salomon Alphacross GTX goretex

The shoe uses the traditional Salomon lacing system with eyelets. The lacing system keeps the foot stable and allows the user to easily adjust the fit of the shoe.

Facts / Specs

Terrain: Trail
Weight: Men 11.6oz / Women 9.9oz
Drop: 10mm
Arch support: Neutral
Base model: Salomon Alphacross
Update: Salomon Alphacross 3 GTX
Forefoot height: 20mm

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