Training Shoes New York NY

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.

Stride & Assoc
(212) 293-0460
545 5th Ave
New York, NY
 
Mella Inc
(212) 563-6773
25 W 36th St
New York, NY
 
Red Hot Footwear
(212) 695-7131
1328 Broadway
New York, NY
 
Remix
(212) 367-3717
52 W 14th St
New York, NY
 
Nine West
(212) 371-4597
757 3rd Ave # A
New York, NY
 
Lollipop
(212) 278-2389
1016 Avenue Of The Americas
New York, NY
 
Weiman Trading International
(212) 532-9455
41 W 30th St
New York, NY
 
Statesman Shoe Corp
(212) 867-0450
6 E 46th St
New York, NY
 
Mondini Fashion Inc
(212) 673-6509
48 W 8th St
New York, NY
 
Claro Wide Width Shoes
(212) 594-0310
32 W 39th St
New York, NY
 

Top Picks for Running and Walking Shoes

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Training Shoes

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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