|Update:||Skechers GOtrail 2|
|Weight:||Men: 9.4oz | Women: 7.6oz|
|Heel to toe drop:||Men: 4mm | Women: 4mm|
|Arch type:||Medium arch|
|Strike Pattern:||Forefoot strike|
|Distance:||Daily running | Long distance | Marathon|
|Heel height:||Men: 24mm | Women: 24mm|
|Forefoot height:||Men: 20mm | Women: 20mm|
|Width:||Men: Normal | Women: Normal|
|Colorways:||Black, Blue, Green, Grey, Multi|
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Overall, the GoTrail is a great pick for somebody looking for a well priced, high quality, door to trail training shoe, or shoe for mostly smooth trails with the ability to handle short sections of moderately technical trail.
- The GOtrail uses many of Skechers’ most reliable technologies as a no-fuss, versatile, and lightweight trail shoe. As with very simple shoes, the midsole plays a very important factor. Skechers uses its top-notch technology in the 5Gen. It gives the shoe more than adequate cushioning with good responsiveness in a very light design.
- The outsole is characterized by numerous and moderately-aggressive lugs. It is an underfoot layout that takes the runner from one rugged trail to the next. The rubber compound is quite grippy in this shoe as well.
- A thin and plush fabric keeps the foot warm and dry as well. For cold weather conditions, the fabric keeps the foot warm and comfortable.
The fit and the size of the Skechers GOtrail are pretty standard. It gives sufficient midfoot and heel security that is not constricting. Going forward, the forefoot has enough room for the toes to splay and to accommodate mid-run swelling. Runners with different types of foot measurements can get their most personalized fit in this shoe.
The outsole is straightforward and very effective in giving the runners more than enough grip on the trails, even in wet conditions. There are numerous grooves in the forefoot and are well-complemented by the huge perimeter lugs that range from the heel to the forefoot.
Skechers’ midsole construction of the 5Gen is the latest in its arsenal. It gives runners with a responsive and lightweight cushioning. As it covers the entire length of the midsole, there is better movement from the heel to the forefoot. This technology is also used in the GOtrail 2 and other Skechers running shoes.
Running uphill or downhill are quite easy as the massive lugs on the shoe’s perimeter keeps the runner secure and confident in the Skechers GOtrail.
For utmost breathability, Skechers uses a mesh with moderate holes. The 3D printed overlays serve as the main support and secures the midfoot from unnecessary movements. An added benefit in the Skechers GOtrail is the water-resistant upper. The shoe is still breathable as the fabric as countless holes that allow air to go through while water is still sealed off. A traditional lace-up closure keeps the fit from start to finish.