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.
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.
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.
Good to know
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.
Under Armour Street Encounter III History
Under Armour is an American company mainly known for its performance footwear, especially with its athlete-endorsers like Steph Curry, Cam Newton, and Jordan Spieth. In its 20th year, the company launched its first ever batch of lifestyle performance shoe models – the UA Threadborne Reveal, the UA Threadborne Shift, the UA Charged 24/7 NU, and the UA Moda Run Low. Through this new footwear category, Under Armour aimed to uplift the combination between style and the brand’s performance technologies.
The launching of this category subsequently resulted in many other models in various styles of Under Armour lifestyle shoes and one of which is the Under Armour Street Encounter III. The Under Armour Street Encounter III is one of the latest models in the Street Encounter series and one of the best seller lifestyle shoes from Under Armour. Similar to its predecessor, the UA Street Encounter II, it is a slip-on sneaker with a bungee type of lacing system and a stretchable canvas material on the upper that provides a custom and comfortable fit to the feet.
Under Armour Street Encounter III Style
The Under Armour Street Encounter III is a lifestyle, low-cut sneaker that exudes an overall casual vibe. It works great with shorts, pants, jeans, or even dress slacks. Also adding to its overall appeal is its availability in several colorway options and its slip-on feature. Extremely soft and light, it is an ideal go-to shoe for everyday casual wear.
Fit & Sizing
Generally true to size, the Under Armour Street Encounter III is available in men’s sizes from 7 to 16 but only in full size and in D – Medium width. While the lacing system is a stretchable bungee type, the canvas material on the upper still provides a custom fit.
This third edition of the Under Armour Street Encounter features a canvas material with stitching details on the upper and a stretchable bungee lacing system that provides a slip in and off ability. The half of the midsole bears a single horizontal stripe accent. It has a full-length die-cut EVA sockliner and a full-length EVA outsole.
- The Under Armour Street Encounter III is also available in a leather upper variation.
- The Under Armour Street Encounter also has a version in a mid-cut silhouette, known as the Under Armour Street Encounter Mid.
- The canvas upper provides a comfortable and snug fit.