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  • Terrain
    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
    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
    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
    Price
    $110
  • Weight
    Weight
    Men: 7.7oz
    Women: 6.1oz
  • Heel to toe drop
    Heel to toe drop
    Men: 4mm
    Women: 4mm

    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
    Heel height
    Men: 18mm
    Women: 16mm
  • Forefoot height
    Forefoot height
    Men: 14mm
    Women: 12mm
  • Width
    Width
    Men: normal
    Women: normal
  • Release date
    Release date
    Jan 2017
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Summary

We spent 7.5 hours reading reviews from experts and users. In summary, this is what runners think:

7 reasons to buy

  • Many users liked the stretchy and breathable upper of the Skechers GOmeb Razor.
  • According to some reviews, the shoe is comfortable.
  • The durability of the shoe was commended by most of those who have tried it.
  • Some testers took note of the shoe’s roomy toe box, which allowed their toes to spread comfortably.
  • A lot of runners admired the shoe’s cushioning system, which offered them a soft yet springy ride.
  • The lightweight nature of the GOmeb Razor received praise from many runners.
  • The unique color schemes were lauded by consumers for being appealing, but not overbearing.

2 reasons not to buy

  • One runner mentioned that he experienced heel slippage.
  • Several consumers reported that it was half-size or even a size bigger than what they were used to.

Bottom line

The Skechers GOmeb Razor is a lightweight, fast, and a responsive everyday trainer built for short and long distance runs. Aside from the sock-like fit, the shoe also offers durability and reliable traction while running on the road.

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Expert Reviews

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87 / 100 based on 12 expert reviews

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Updates to Skechers GOmeb Razor

  • The Skechers GOmeb Razor is equipped with the necessary technologies to provide runners an enhanced running experience. One of the notable technologies is the 5GEN cushioning that is designed to deliver a lightweight, soft, and responsive cushioning.
  • The shoe also features a seamless GoKnit upper construction that delivers maximum breathability, comfort, and sock-like fit.
  • In the outsole of the shoe is the lightweight, and durable material with geometry lugs that is specifically designed for multi-surface traction.

Skechers GOmeb Razor size and fit

The nearly seamless upper delivers a secure, sock-like fit. Runners with medium measurements in the heel and midfoot will absolutely enjoy the comfortable fit of the shoe. It has a roomy toe box and roomy forefoot, accommodating a wide range of foot measurements. The GOmeb Razor is available in standard D and B widths for men’s and women’s versions.


Outsole

The GOmeb Razor utilizes a durable and lightweight outsole material that is engineered to deliver a reliable multi-surface traction. The geometry lugs gives added traction and flexibility for an enhanced running experience.


Midsole

The Skechers GOmeb Razor uses the 5GEN® cushioning that is formulated to provide a lightweight underfoot protection. This cushioning provides a soft yet responsive ride.

For an enhanced efficiency in each stride, Skechers makes use of the M-Strike technology. The mid-foot strike zone promotes proficient running mechanics by encouraging mid-foot strike.


Upper

The upper of the Skechers GOmeb Razor features the one-piece GoKnit material that provides maximum breathability and comfort. The seamless construction provides a smooth environment, keeping the foot free from blisters and irritation. The multi-density thread in the knit upper gives structural integrity in key areas.

The shoe also has a molded heel counter that is designed for a more secure fit and stable ride.

The laces of the GOmeb Razor are thin and flat. The air mesh tongue is minimally padded and it gives added comfort and extra breathability.

The reflective details at the forefoot and rear areas are designed for increased visibility, especially when running on low-light conditions.