Shoes best for road, track and light gravel. See the best road shoes.
Shoes best for trail, off road, mountains and other unstable surfaces. See the best trail shoes.
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As long as you stick to the road or path, and if you want just one running shoe, buy a road running shoe.
Neutral / cushion / high arch
Shoes for runners who does not need any additional arch support (Around 50% of runners). Best for people with high or medium high arches. See the best neutral shoes.
Stability / overpronation / normal arch
Shoes for runners who needs arch support (Around 45% of runners). Best for runners with a normal arch. See the best stability shoes.
Motion control / severe overproanation / 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.
Lightweight shoes good for races, interval training, tempo runs and fartlek. Here are the best competition running shoes.
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If you want just one pair of shoes, buy a shoe for daily running.
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.
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Updates to Under Armour Charged Legend
- The Under Armour Charged Legend is a versatile cross-training shoe that is designed to deliver comfort, support, and flexibility to meet the demands of functional fitness training.
- The trainer features a lightweight, jacquard upper with sewn-on TPU overlays on the toe and heel for added durability and support.
- Its reinforced webbed lacing system and padded heel collar ensure comfortable and secure foot lockdown.
- The drop-in midsole makes use of Under Armour’s Charged Cushioning technology for responsiveness. Atop it is an external EVA sock liner to provide added underfoot comfort.
- The outsole features a micro-circular pattern for multi-surface traction. There are strategically placed flex grooves along the forefoot area for natural foot mobility.
Under Armour Charged Legend size and fit
The Under Armour Charged Legend has versions for both men and women. It follows the standard cross-training shoe measurements for the length. The width options are D – Medium for men and B – Medium for women.
A micro-circular pattern figures prominently on the Under Armour Charged Legend’s outsole. This texture ensures a strong grip on different kinds of surfaces.
There are also flex grooves that are strategically placed in the forefoot to promote natural foot flexion.
The full-length Charged Cushioning foam midsole delivers optimal responsive cushioning to assist the wearer during sudden dynamic movements. It has a low-profile structure for improved fit, feel, and performance.
For added underfoot comfort, the shoe has an external EVA sock liner, a lightweight material that provides shock absorption.
The Under Armour Charged Legend’s lightweight, jacquard mesh upper is surrounded by TPU overlays on the toe and heel areas to strengthen high-wear areas and give support where the foot needs it the most.
The reinforced webbed lacing and padded heel collar are used to prevent any accidental shoe-removals.
A pull tab is added to make it easier for the person to wear and remove the shoe.
The sidewalls are made of rubber to heighten durability and structural integrity of the shoe, basically reinforcing the lateral movements of the foot.