The foot lands on outside of heel, then rolls inward (pronates) excessively, transferring weight to inner edge instead of ball of the foot.
A versatile training partner for the trails, the GEL-SONOMA™ 5 (Extra Wide) shoe is designed with lightweight cushioning and stability properties to help take on the unexpected conditions of your off-road adventure. This trail style is complemented with an extra wide fit for runners who require more width in their footwear. Constructed with no-sew overlays and mesh paneling that helps reduce forefoot irritation, this shoe also promotes better breathability to keep feet cooler during a run. Lending improved support in the upper, the shoe also incorporates a durable panel in the toe to assist in prolonging overall wear against rocks and roots that you encounter on the trail. Layered with AMPLIFOAM™ technology in the midsole for a better bounce during the toe-off stage of your stride, this technology offers better durability and a more flexible feel that accommodates movements across varying terrain. The midsole is also complemented with GEL® technology to help reduce harsh impact during your stride, while the lugged outsole pattern supplies better traction on off-road surfaces. Built to stand up to the unexpected conditions of the trail, the GEL-SONOMA™ 5 (Extra Wide) shoe is stacked with lightweight cushioning and support properties to navigate varying terrain in comfort.
Engineered to maintain durability at softer densities, providing better flexibility, comfort, and platform adaptability ideal for natural running.
Rearfoot GEL® technology cushioning system
Attenuates shock during impact phase and allows for a smooth transition to midstance.
Trail Specific Outsole
Reversed lugs provide uphill and downhill traction on all types of terrain.
Ortholite® X-40 Sockliner
This premium sockliner features higher rebound properties while providing excellent moisture management and a high-level of breathability (Ortholite is a registered trademark of O2 Partners LLC.)