ALTRA Altra Superior 5 Men's
your speedy trail hugger.ALTRA's lightest model in the Trail Series, the SUPERIOR, has been updated.
The lightest model in the ALTRA Trail lineupSuper lightweight and so light and comfortable that they could be mistaken for road shoes. It promises to allow you to enjoy both road and trail running with the same feel. Lightweight and fast, with a MaxTrac outsole and multi-directional lug pattern for adhesive grip performance on any terrain. Unlike highly cushioned trail shoes such as the Lone Peak and Olympus, the Superior is ground-stimulating.moderately."picks up. By feeling "foot stimulation," runners can correct their posture and rethink how they run and walk without relying on excessive cushioning. For those who have ever had the habit of twisting their ankles or suffering from running disorders caused by overstriding, the Superior has the potential to be the best shoe for you. Superior is the shoe that "teaches" you that the correct posture of the human body is more important than any grip or cushioning.
Stone Guard InsoleThe Stone Guard, which has been included only in Superior shoes, has been updated to reduce weight. The Stone Guard can be customized to your personal comfort level when enjoying rugged trails or in the bushes, where you are worried about thrusting up.
Shoe construction for a high fitA spike-like "burrito" style wrap-around shoe is adopted. This provides a secure hold that wraps around the foot and is ideal for speedy trail runs.
The style has evolved to be simpler and sleeker than previous models. Partially improved upper for increased durability. The lugs of the Maxtrac outsole have been updated to be deeper and less slippery. The same exhilarating running feel is maintained, allowing you to enjoy the field without stress.
Take off in the laced-up Superior 5.
Weight: 251 g (US10.5/28.5cm)
Midsole: QUANTIC™ midsole
Insole: Contour footbed with removable StoneGuard™.
Cushioning: LOW cushioning
Stack Height: 21mm
Upper: Sandwich mesh vamp with durable quarter panel overlay