Training Shoes Brookings SD

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.

Bartlings Shoes
(605) 692-2414
410 4th St
Brookings, SD
 
Payless Shoesource
(605) 692-1449
720 25th Avenue
Brookings, SD
 
Haegles West
(605) 332-8712
2800 W 41st St
Sioux Falls, SD
 
Foot Locker
(605) 945-0312
1615 N Harrison Ave
Pierre, SD
 
Polly Shoe Store
(605) 853-3566
118 N Broadway Ave
Miller, SD
 
Sports Connection The
(605) 692-6759
402 Main Ave
Brookings, SD
 
Fergens Clothing
(605) 692-2622
414 Main Ave
Brookings, SD
 
The Good Feet Store
(605) 275-2338
3508 S Western Ave
Sioux Falls, SD
 
Famous Footwear
980 W Empire Mall
Sioux Falls, SD
 
Arthurs Shoes For Men
(605) 338-8185
2804 W 41st St
Sioux Falls, SD
 

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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