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.
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Cushioned shoes for your daily easy running. Great comfort. See best shoes for daily running.
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If you want just one pair of shoes, buy a shoe for daily running.
WeightMen: 10ozWomen: 9oz
Heel to toe dropMen: 10mmWomen: 10mm
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 heightMen: 29mmWomen: 29mm
Forefoot heightMen: 19mmWomen: 19mm
WidthMen: normalWomen: normal
Updates to Under Armour Assert Grit
- The Under Armour Assert Grit features the patented Under Armour Micro G midsole foam that delivers good amount of cushioning for impact protection and powerful toe-off. This notable midsole foam provides an enhanced running performance.
- Another great innovation this Under Armour running shoe offers is the bike tire-inspired outsole. The sole unit delivers reliable traction on varied surfaces and it is durable enough to withstand the damaging elements of outdoor running.
Under Armour Assert Grit size and fit
The Assert Grit is to true to its size. Through the stiffer heel cup and midfoot lockdown, this shoe gives an amazing fit from the heel to the forefoot. There is enough room for toe spread. This shoe is available standard D width for men’s and B for women’s.
A bike tire-inspired outsole is what the Assert Grit offers. It is specifically designed to deliver maximum traction on varied surfaces and durability. The solid rubber is also strategically placed on high impact areas to add more muscle for shoe endurance.
The midsole of the shoe uses the brand’s premium Micro G cushioning foam. It delivers the right amount of cushioning and comfortable fit. It also features a sockline that runs the length of the shoe for added cushioning and enhanced fit. The Micro G cushioning performs well like the Nike Air Zoom unit used in the Pegasus 35 road shoe.
The dual mesh material comprises the upper built of the Under Armour Assert Grit. It delivers a combination of breathability and protection. The overlays add security to the midfoot while the padded ankle collar and tongue provide added comfort.