Verdict from +100 user reviews

11 reasons to buy

  • Several reviewers who were suffering from foot conditions like rollover ankles, plantar fasciitis, diabetes, arthritis, and chronic heel pain, felt relief from wearing the Skechers Stamina - Nuovo.  
  • Some of the testers appreciate that these sneakers do not include a memory foam midsole. Despite this, the shoe possesses an excellent cushion feel.
  • Majority of the testers dropped positive reviews on these sneakers’ comfort as it can be worn all day with minimum fatigue.
  • A few noted that there is no breaking in required for these shoes.
  • Because the shoe is designed to be wide at the bottom, it provides a stable platform which contributes to its all-day comfort.
  • A handful of wearers highly appreciate the style of these sneakers. One noted that the combination of the colors adds character. More so, its versatile style makes it a suitable pair to wear on almost any occasion.
  • One tester gave high regards on these sneakers as it held up during hiking and backpacking.
  • The Stamina - Nuovo offers better arch support and motion control compared to the higher-end name-brand running shoes, claimed by one consumer.
  • These sneakers outlast most of the other sneaker brands in the market, according to an online reviewer.
  • The traction of these shoes are outstanding, said one commenter.
  • Several consumers are highly satisfied with their purchase given that these sneakers are comfortable, stylish, and inexpensive.

5 reasons not to buy

  • Although these are comfortable already, a few users hope that the Shape-ups are incorporated on these shoes.
  • Upon opening the box, it emitted an odd smell that threw the purchaser off.
  • The inner liner of the Stamina - Nuovo wore out already after three to four months of use.
  • A couple of buyers find the white laces too striking and wish that another set of laces come with these shoes so that users can have a more subdued option.
  • These produce a sound on every step which can be annoying, according to one purchaser.

Bottom line

Stylish, comfortable, durable, and affordable are only some of the qualities that are used to describe the Skechers Stamina - Nuovo.

Despite not carrying complicated technologies compared to its contemporary brands, these sneakers possess favourable characteristics that make its users satisfied. Moreover, those with foot conditions can attest that these sneakers can provide relief to the feet.

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Good to know

The Stamina - Nuovo is available in medium and wide widths for men. The men can select from US sizes 6-14 while women wishing to enjoy this specific model can go 1.5 sizes down their usual for an excellent fit.

Exuding a relaxed sporty style in a comfortable low-top sneaker, the Skechers Stamina -Nuovo uses different materials on its upper like synthetic leather, smooth nubuck leather, and mesh. Its side edges sport a reflective trim that not only heightens the visibility of the sneakers but adds uniqueness on its overall look as well. The 1 ½ inch flexible high traction rubber outsole elevates the height and style of the user.

Although there is a wide selection of technologies used on sneakers nowadays, the Skechers Stamina - Nuovo goes that to achieve comfort and style, using high-quality and straightforward materials can help attain that. These sneakers use a shock absorbing EVA midsole accompanied with padded tongue and collar for a more comfortable and snug fit. The midfoot design is also created for enhanced stability of the foot.

Coming from L.A. Gear, the hottest selling shoe brand in the 90’s, Robert Greenberg, together with his son Michael, started Skechers in 1992. The company focused on young and hip consumers which deviated from L. A. Gear who focused on street style and casual shoes for men.

This strategy gave the opportunity for Skechers to target a different set of consumers which is a new and profitable market opportunity. Currently, the brand is one of the fastest growing brands of athletic footwear in the United States. With the series of product development and Skechers footwear style and category offerings, Skechers proved its continued success. One of its releases is the Skechers Sport Stamina - Nuovo, which is an all-around sneaker that provides all-day comfort.

  • The front and side panels have a mesh overlay that makes the Stamina - Nuovo breathable.
Danny McLoughlin
Danny McLoughlin

Danny McLoughlin is a researcher for RunRepeat covering football, sneakers and running. After graduating with a degree in computer science from The University of Strathclyde, Danny makes sure never to miss a game of his beloved Glasgow Rangers or the Scotland national football team. He has been featured in prestigious publications such as The Washington Post, The Irish Times, Footwear News and the like.