Verdict from +100 user reviews

4 reasons to buy

  • Under Armour Micro G Velocity features a breathable mesh upper, keeping the feet fresh and ventilated.
  • Testers confirmed that Micro G Velocity is durable with its rubber outsole.
  • Most runners are impressed with the flexibility of the shoe.
  • Introduced a traditional lacing system for an improved fit and added support.

2 reasons not to buy

  • Most of the runners complain that the shoe is too tight on the sides and over the foot.
  • It only provides minimal arch support.

Bottom line

Velocity provides runners a supreme comfort by allowing air to flow inside that keeps the feet cool. It also has a molded footbed that conforms to your feet. The shoe acquired positive reviews from the testers and it’s great for all-day wear.

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Good to know

  • The Under Armour Micro G Velocity features the notable Under Armour Micro G foam that is designed for a well-cushioned landing and powerful toe-offs. With this cushioning system, a comfortable and enhanced running performance is expected.
  • The upper built of the shoe delivers a great combination of stability, durability and breathability. It uses a breathable and lightweight mesh that keeps foot cool and dry. It also has seamless overlays that give added support and structural integrity.

The Micro G Velocity provides a medium fit in the heel, midfoot and forefoot. It comes with an adjustable strap for a more customized fit, making it ideal for a wide range of foot. This shoe has a roomy toe box for toe splay. This shoe is available in standard running shoe length and width.


The Micro G Velocity features a solid rubber outsole that is strategically placed in the entire sole unit to give reliable traction and durability for shoe endurance. The outer sole gives a full sensory feedback while surviving a rugged surface.


The midsole of the shoe uses the full-length Micro G foam that is strategically designed to deliver enough cushioning for a responsive ride. It absorbs landing impact and allows greater flexibility for a resilient ride. This midsole foam is also used in the Micro G Assert 7 and other shoes from Under Armour.

The molded 4D foam footbed also give added cushioning while eliminating slippage.


The upper of the Under Armour Micro G Velocity uses the breathable mesh that provides impressive ventilation to the foot. The mesh is durable and stretchable enough to deliver an adaptive fit. The seamless overlays give added structure and support without adding weight. The heel lock down strap is also very useful in delivering an enhanced fit.

How Micro G Velocity compares

This shoe: 77
All shoes average: 82
57 94
This shoe: $85
All shoes average: $120
$40 $300
This shoe: 8.9oz
All shoes average: 9.5oz
3.5oz 15.4oz
Author
Jens Jakob Andersen
Jens Jakob Andersen

Jens Jakob is a fan of short distances with a 5K PR at 15:58 minutes. Based on 35 million race results, he's among the fastest 0.2% runners. Jens Jakob previously owned a running store, when he was also a competitive runner. His work is regularly featured in The New York Times, Washington Post, BBC and the likes as well as peer-reviewed journals. Finally, he has been a guest on +30 podcasts on running.

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