Weight 314gEvaluation The Restless replaces the Estes as Adidass lightweight trail shoe. The good news is that it hits the same weight, and the outsole grip has improved to be as good as nearly anything on the market but its a confused shoe
. This latest version is slimmed down. Adidas has chopped out most of the PU, leaving a relatively slim layer underneath the heel. The rest of the midsole is now made from a more familiar two density foam construction with a big midfoot shank for extra stability
Weight 131gEvaluation The Mangostin takes the mantle of being the lightest racer on the UK market. Its 11g lighter than New Balances outrageous RC150, and both are 60-70g lighter than what most efficient runners would consider their safe limit for short-distance races. But as a...
Weight 382gEvaluation Two years ago, the Ride was a benchmark in plush cushioning. Last year it became firmer, though still competent and reliable. This years shoe shares nothing with its predecessors except its name and that fact that its still a shoe designed for biomechanica...
stability. Thats partly because of the heels large centre-of-pressure design, which enhances rearfoot stability. Theres also more midsole foam on the medial (inner) side, which acts as a stability post.But the outsole is particularly innovative. Adidas
Davos which it replaces. Its certainly light enough to appeal to even the sternest traditionalists, and its wafer-thin midsole means that its sure-footed and highly responsive. The fit is promising, too the three broad Adidas stripes loop
Weight 298gEvaluation For a brand that has such good road-racing shoes, it’s a surprise that Adidas hasn’t been able to make one of the top performance trainers as well. The Rotterdam will elevate the company to that upper level. It’s a lighter
.Could this herald a new dawn in running? Could we see a sub-2 hour marathon? Could RW's mag editor Andy snatch that elusive sub-3 marathon if he wears them? adidas certainly believes its new technology will play an important part in running history in the future
Weight 420gEvaluation Runners havent yet taken to Adidass A3 in huge numbers. Certainly, for a shoe that relied on a new rearfoot technology, we were a little surprised that our weartesters were more impressed by the forefoot feel. For 2003
Weight 218gEvaluation The Equipment Neftanga is one of the very best racing shoes on the market for distances under 5K. Its entire forefoot is made from Adidass springy Adiprene+ cushioning material, which gives it an incredibly smooth, flexible
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