The quality of cross-training sneakers on the market haven’t been as high as they are right now?since the heyday of Bo Jackson and Ken Griffey, Jr. Not only are the current offerings very friendly to everyday dress, the performance offerings have never been higher. It seems every company is making strides with their performance attributes, so whether you’re gearing up for school sports or just looking for a good all-around sports sneaker, you’re in luck. Working from a few months back up to the newest releases on the market, we’ve assembled this buyer’s guide and broken down each shoe’s performance features.
Scope the list. Order the kicks. Hit the gym.
adidas MEGA Torsion XTH
adidas’ new MEGA Torsion cushioning is essentially an over-sized and revamped version of the classic Torsion system adidas has long utilized. This high-top silhouette owns a forefoot strap to lock down your foot, as well as a sock liner similar to that found on the TS Heat Check. This super-cushioned, lightweight, breathable trainer is available in two colorways at Finish Line.