Training Shoes Billings MT

Whether you exercise to stay in shape or by playing sports, you need to have the right type of shoe for the activity or you risk being injured. The standard types are walking shoes, running shoes and cross training shoes; each type uses specific technology to provide support and absorb the shock involved in the related activity.

Lou Taubert Ranch Outfitters
(406) 245-2248
123 N Broadway
Billings, MT
 
In Step
(406) 896-8424
108 N 28th St
Billings, MT
 
Village Shoes
(406) 652-2540
300 S 24th St W
Billings, MT
 
Payless Shoesource
(406) 652-9552
2499 King Avenue West Suite #c Billings Marketplace
Billings, MT
 
Payless Shoesource
(406) 652-2359
905 S 24 W
Billings, MT
 
Desmonds Store For Men
(406) 245-4612
2819 2nd Ave N
Billings, MT
 
Als Bootery & Repair Shop
(406) 245-4827
1820 1st Ave N
Billings, MT
 
Jasons Clothing For Men
(406) 655-4300
2564 King Ave W
Billings, MT
 
Time Out Sports Inc
(406) 245-9735
1603 Grand Ave
Billings, MT
 
Connollys Western Wear & Tack
(406) 252-3312
485 S 24th St W
Billings, MT
 

Top Picks for Running and Walking Shoes

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Top picks for running and walking shoes

Whether you exercise to stay in shape or by playing sports, you need to have the right type of shoe for the activity or you risk being injured. The standard types are walking shoes, running shoes and cross training shoes; each type uses specific technology to provide support and absorb the shock involved in the related activity. Shoes are also designed for the needs of each gender; for instance, womens running shoes are generally smaller than mens running shoes, to offer an optimal fit.

Training Shoe Types

Cross training shoes are designed to be multi-purpose shoes that can handle just about any type of activity and are often a more economical choice. However, they aren’t a substitute for running shoes as they do not provide enough flexibility and are heavier than the average running shoe.

Walking shoes need to provide comfort and support for those who exercise by taking long walks daily, but they don’t need as much cushioning as running shoes. If you only take short walks, you can opt for a lighter shoe with adequate cushioning. Walkers also strike the ground with their heels, so the shoe needs a solid heel but one that isn’t overly high or flared. Fitness walking shoes also need to be flexible; a good one will bend at the forefoot. New Balance walking shoes are a popular choice among fitness walkers.

Running shoes need to have a lot of cushioning; the impact on a runner’s foot is three times their body w...

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