Overview of this review
Size and fit
The Saucony Grid SD HT shares the same standard fit as its predecessor, the Saucony Grid SD. The traditional lace-up closure system of the sneaker offers an adjustable fit for the wearer to lock their foot down in comfort.
This low-top silhouette is available in medium width and is offered in men’s sizing. The sizes available range from size 5 US to size 14 US. Women may grab a pair of the shoe by reducing 1.5.
Saucony Grid SD HT Style
The Saucony Grid SD HT is a fashion sneaker which was originally inspired by a classic running silhouette from the Saucony brand. The low-top silhouette offers a design that displays the combination of modern and classic style as well as the athletic and casual appeal.
Versatility is another thing that the silhouette offers as it delivers a fashion-forward over-all design, allowing wearers to match it up with various outfit options. The ability of this low-top sneaker to blend-in easily with the constantly evolving fashion trend also gives the wearer more ease in styling.
Perfect for the streets, the Saucony Grid SD HT is a good choice for a finish for a street-inspired ensemble such a casual set of top paired off with skinny jeans, cuffed fitted jeans, and jogger jeans
The classic design of the Saucony Grid SD HT carries its whole appeal. An update from the classic Saucony Grid SD, the low-top silhouette also features the brand’s trademark G.R.I.D. cushioning system that provides stable cushioning for the foot across the heel. The sneaker also displays the Veg Tan SD tongue badge gives the identity of the shoe.
Saucony Grid SD HT History
First introduced in 1991, the Saucony Grid SD silhouette took three years in production. This was a silhouette created to mend the needs of different runner types.
The Saucony Grid SD displays a design that looks close to the Saucony Shadow as it also was built with the TPU Heel section that provides stability. The classic silhouette also features the brand’s dual-function midsole that delivers both stability and great cushioning known as the G.R.I.D. cushioning system.
As a recognition of the time that Grid SD was created, the shoe pays tribute to the video game industry period and the 16-bit systems through its designs and colorways that took inspiration from technology.
The Grid SD silhouette has already witnessed various Saucony Grid iterations drops and among those is the Saucony Grid SD HT. The low-top model displays the majority of the design of its predecessor with the use of the same technology. The houndstooth upper pattern being the iteration of the classic model, the new silhouette offers the same enhanced quality and performance with colorways the add more appeal for the shoe.
- R.I.D. means Ground Reaction Inertia Device.
- The Saucony Grid SD HT displays the anodized logo and accent.
- The upper of the shoe is mostly covered in wide mesh.
- The sneaker features a re-engineered bonded toe box.