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.
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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.
WeightMen: 12.9ozWomen: 12.9oz
Heel to toe dropMen: 11mmWomen: 11mm
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 heightMen: 31mmWomen: 31mm
Forefoot heightMen: 20mmWomen: 20mm
WidthMen: normalWomen: normal
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83 / 100 based on 3 expert reviews
The Snowcross CS is an exceptional but specialized winter shoe. They felt great on technical ground, where the aggressive knobs bit into the slop and the gaiters shed every flake.
Frankly, I am now in love with these shoes. If you have to run on icy and snowy roads on your way to work, they offer amazing grip while keeping you warm.
This shoe handled everything I threw at it, including running across a frozen lake and through knee-high snowy trails. It kept my feet warm and dry, but didn’t feel too bulky.
Updates to Salomon Snowcross CS
- The upper of the Salomon Snowcross CS was updated, giving runners more protective and comfortable features for an improved running experience. It features the brand’s ClimaShield, a waterproof membrane that keeps the foot drier while running on snow or wet conditions.
- The shoe comes with an impressive traction through its Mud and Snow Contagrip outsole with 9 metal spike spins. The outsole is designed to dig in deep on soft or snowy grounds.
Salomon Snowcross CS size and fit
The Snowcross CS is a unisex shoe that is available in standard men’s size. Women should subtract 1.5 from the actual running shoe size. It is roomy in the forefoot with a snug midfoot feel for a more lockdown fit on the uneven terrain. Salomon is offering this shoe in a standard D width.
The outsole of the Snowcross CS utilizes the brand’s Mud and Snow Contagrip outsole with aggressive lug pattern that dig in deep on soft grounds. It comes with a 9 metal spike spins for excellent traction.
The shoe uses the traditional injected and molded EVA that is extended in the entire midsole for enough underfoot cushioning. The brand’s LT muscle, a lightweight EVA midsole foam, helps absorbs shock during impact and gives a resilient cushioning for a more responsive ride.
Anti-debris mesh is used in the upper of the Salomon Snowcross CS that delivers a breathable coverage. It keeps debris out while keeping the foot cool and dry. It works perfectly with the brand’s ClimaShield membrane that is quick drying in nature and has the capacity to repel water. It keeps foot drier and gives added protection to the foot. The shoe features the brand’s quick lacing system that gives secure fit and facilitates the easy entry and exit of the foot. It comes with the lace pockets that tucked up the laces out of the way during the entire run. The zip gaiter gives foot protection by keeping debris and water from entering the shoe while the ankle pads give protection to the lower leg against debris and ice.