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  • Terrain
    Terrain

    Road

    Shoes best for road, track and light gravel. See the best road shoes.

    Trail

    Shoes best for trail, off road, mountains and other unstable surfaces. See the best trail shoes.

    Good to know

    As long as you stick to the road or path, and if you want just one running shoe, buy a road running shoe.

  • Arch support
    Arch support

    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.

    Good to know

    - Rule of thumb: If in doubt, buy neutral shoes to avoid injuries.
    - More about arch support in this video.
    - Find your arch type by following steps from this video.

  • Use
    Use

    Daily running

    Cushioned shoes for your daily easy running. Great comfort. See best shoes for daily running.

    Competition

    Lightweight shoes good for races, interval training, tempo runs and fartlek. Here are the best competition running shoes.

    Good to know

    If you want just one pair of shoes, buy a shoe for daily running.

  • Price
    Price
    $100
  • Weight
    Weight
    Men: 6.8oz
    Women: 6.5oz
  • Heel to toe drop
    Heel to toe drop
    Men: 8mm
    Women: 8mm

    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 height
    Heel height
    Men: 26mm
    Women: 26mm
  • Forefoot height
    Forefoot height
    Men: 18mm
    Women: 18mm
  • Width
    Width
    Men: normal
    Women: normal
  • Release date
    Release date
    Unknown
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Summary

We spent 8.4 hours reading reviews from experts and users. In summary, this is what runners think:

4 reasons to buy

  • It has a breathable lightweight mesh upper made up of fast-drying fabric.
  • Expect zero distraction with its SpeedForm technology.
  • Most testers are impressed with the SpeedForm Apollo Vent molded foot bed that conforms to the shape of your feet and prevents slippage.
  • Most of the runners love the design of the shoe.

4 reasons not to buy

  • Most of the runners are disappointed with the shoes’ durability.
  • Some complaint about the hard plastic on the instep of the shoe that rubs horribly.
  • Most runners complain that that shoe has a narrow fit.
  • The contour portion of the shoe causes discomfort especially when you tighten the laces.

Bottom line

The Apollo Vent provides the runners the natural feel and great comfort. It is a great minimalist shoe that can still offer stability and support. The shoe is perfect for speed workouts without worrying about slippage.

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Expert Reviews

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83 / 100 based on 8 expert reviews

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Updates to Under Armour SpeedForm Apollo Vent

  • The Under Armour SpeedForm Apollo Vent comes with new innovations. This shoe features the new ArmourVent mesh upper that is effective in providing a lightweight and breathable coverage all throughout the run. It stretches naturally according to the foot’s shape, giving an adaptive fit.
  • It also features the molded 4D foam footbed that is designed to conform to the natural shape of the foot. It eliminates slippage especially on uphill climbs and downhill plunges. It also gives added cushioning and protection.
  • This shoe also comes with a TPU curve insert at the shoe’s midfoot. It gives added stability while maintaining the natural feel of the shoe.

Under Armour SpeedForm Apollo Vent size and fit

The SpeedForm Apollo Vent is in standard running shoe length. The seamless construction and the heel counter added to the overall fit impression. The midfoot is normal and the heel is snug with the heel of the adjustable strap. The forefoot also haa enough room for the toes to spread comfortably. This shoe is available in normal width.


Outsole

An anatomical outsole comprises the outer sole of the SpeedForm Apollo Vent. It is designed to deliver greater performance and natural fit. The sole is durable enough to protect high abrasion areas against the damaging elements of the road. It also gives reasonable amount of traction while running the road and on wet surfaces.


Midsole

The midsole of this shoe features the Under Armour Micro-G cushioning technology. It is extended in the entire midsole and delivers a very supportive and responsive ride. It is thin and lightweight, delivering a great ground contact and solid rebound. The springy feel is always great for powerful toe-off.


Upper

The upper of the Under Armour SpeedForm Apollo Vent features the ArmourVent mesh that delivers a lightweight and breathable upper coverage. It is also durable and flexible enough to adapt to the foot’s shape, improving fit and comfort. The ultrasonic welded seams are smooth enough to provide a next-to-skin comfort and support. The seamless external heel cup also provides an anatomical fit.