Shoes with optimum cushioning, lateral support, and flexibility for daily workouts and studio sessions. See workout shoes
Versatile, low-profile shoes for constantly varied exercises including plyometrics, sprinting, weightlifting, and rope climbing. See CrossFit shoes
Shoes for daily wear that ensure a smooth walking gait cycle. Check out walking shoes
For people with normal pronation. Also provide support for high-arched feet with underpronation (excessive outward rolling of the foot). See neutral training shoes
For people with low-arched or flat feet and moderate overpronation (excessive inward rolling of the foot). See stability training shoes
Shoes feature stabilizing technologies for people with severe overpronation. See motion control training shoes
Good to know
Stability and motion control add-ons are uncommon for workout shoes and are never present in CrossFit or weightlifting footwear. They are mostly found in walking shoes where the gait is easier to correct.
Training footwear typically weighs between 200g and 300g per shoe to accommodate agile workouts. Minimalist trainers go as low as 150g, while weightlifting shoes can go as high as 500g.
Heel heightMen: 38mm
WidthMen: Standard, WideWomen: Standard
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They feel as if you wouldn't have any shoes on...They are so light. And they are also a time-saver because putting these shoes on and off is really really quick.
Updates to Skechers Elite Flex - Hartnell
- The Skechers Elite Flex - Hartnell was crafted for active men who need a pair of comfortable footwear for their daily chores, walking, and light workouts. The model inherits the articulated Elite Flex foam midsole and the slip-on design of the original Skechers Elite Flex version.
- The soft woven upper is constructed in a way that allows for a smooth slip-on and removal of the shoe. The stretchy bungee laces hold the instep securely but expand easily when the foot needs it.
- The Elite Flex midsole is designed to provide rebound and shock absorption while still being lightweight and flexible. The Air Cooled Memory Foam insole contributes to the cushiony comfort of the underfoot.
Skechers Elite Flex - Hartnell size and fit
This Skechers workout shoe caters to a man’s foot shape and parameters. It is available in US sizes 6.5 to 14. Widthwise, all colors are available in a standard D - Medium profile, while some of them also come in a 2E/3E - Wide width. The woven knit upper offers a snug, sock-like fit but stretches easily to accommodate toe wiggling and other foot movements. The bungee lacing also tightens and expands, adapting to the foot.
The foam midsole of the Skechers Flex Elite - Hartnell doubles as its outsole. The bottom portion of the foam is made denser for durability. It is also meant to ensure traction on a variety of surfaces.
Horizontal flex grooves line the entire length of the outsole. They make the platform flexible to accommodate the natural bending of the foot during walking and training sessions.
The trainer receives its name from the Elite Flex midsole that is used in it. This full-length compound is engineered to deliver a responsive ride while being lightweight and flexible. It also protects the foot from shock by absorbing it upon impact.
The Air Cooled Memory foam insert is added for extra cushioning. It not only contributes to the comfort but also breathes air into the foot chamber to keep it ventilated and free of odor.
The Skechers Elite Flex - Hartnell employs the proprietary Skech Knit Mesh in its upper. Made as a nearly one-piece fabric unit, it aims to hug the foot in a sock-like manner. The elastic fabric at the collar even resembles the cuff of a sock. The upper is meant to be supportive yet stretchy to accommodate splaying and wiggling of the toes as well as other foot movements.
The shoe sports a slip-on construction for a fast and easy on-and-off wear. The bungee laces on the instep are taut when the foot is inside but stretch easily when the trainer is put on or removed. Both the heel collar and the tongue have high apexes and pull tabs to assist in this process.
The heel and the collar are padded for enhanced comfort. The inside of the footwear also features a soft fabric lining to create a cozy environment for the foot.