Saucony ProGrid Kinvara 2
Here's what other sites are saying:
Minimally constructed, lightweight and responsive, the Kinvara 2 from Saucony is a training shoe that fits like a glove and allows the foot to move through the gait cycle uninhibited.
The Saucony Progrid Kinvara 2 Women's Running Shoe is minimally constructed, incredibly lightweight and responsive. This running shoe fits like a glove and allows the foot to move through the gait cycle uninhibited. Weighing at just 7.7 oz., the accolades continue to pile up for the Kinvara 2, it is defining the next generation of minimalist trainers built for everyday use. The Kinvara 2's super light and flexible midsole is made from durable foam, and the 4mm heel-to-toe offset guarantees a close-to-the road feel. Light and breathable, the upper is made from mono-filament mesh that provides a comfortable, sock-like fit and feel.Memory Foam Heel Pods - Strategically placed memory foam in the heel provides a heel pocket for a snug fitHydrator Collar Lining - Saucony's performance apparel fabric that provides next-to-skin comfort and maximizes wickingEndoskeleton Synthetic LockdownEVA SocklinerHeel ProGrid LITE - Saucony's lighest version of ProGrid is 20% more responsive than EVA and continues to provide great cushioningHigh Abrasion EVA (EVA+) - Saucony's extremely lightweight grade of EVA with cushioning and durability4mm Offset - Heel-to-toe differential of the shoe, excluding the storbel board and socklinerXT-900 - A carbon rubber outsole material that offers exceptional traction properties without sacrificing durability.
A slender and lightweight version of our Z/2, this sandal provides toe strap grounding, the stability of our LUVSEAT? platform, and a partially-recycled outsole. Keep your foot in place, while your heel strides freely.
Running with minimal footwear is a fun way to enhance your strength and endurance. But that fun can turn into agony with inadequate or inappropriate footwear. The Saucony ProGrid Kinvara 2 Running Shoes give you an ultra-light feel that's almost like not wearing shoes at all but don't sacrifice cushioning or protection. After your feet and legs get used to running with less, the Kinvaras may just become your favorite everyday running shoe.