When it comes to a shoe that truly lives up to its name, the Adidas Tempo 6 is a hit amongst avid runners and newbies. This lightweight trainer is designed with extra medial support for woman who overpronate, and is especially great for tempo runs, hence the name.
With the latest edition of the Adidas Tempo running shoes, you’ll get a super-responsive, lightweight shoe with moderate stability that will carry you through tempo runs with ease and in style, given that this shoe is available in a vibrant color combination of Red Zest/Blast Purple.
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Athletic shoes come in a variety of styles to accommodate the variations that exist in the anatomical structure of peoples’ feet. With different needs, comes the need for varying styles of shoes to ensure proper fit and support.
With the right pair of shoes, you’ll notice an increase in your performance, which can boost your confidence and even your energy levels. Many runners, especially those just starting out, suffer from injuries that are preventable, simply because they aren’t wearing the proper running shoe.
The majority of reviews have runners raving about the Adidas Tempo 6. The shoes lace high on the foot, giving you extra-added security when it comes to customizing your fit. The mesh upper ventilates your foot, making this airy style a great summer time shoe.
While the shoe is great for the midfoot or forefront striker, heel strikers should take caution. Several testers warn that there is little padding in the heel collar and for those with smaller feet, the heel tends to slip out during heel strike. This means for heel strikers, Welcome to Blisterville.
Reviewers say that the Adidas Tempo 6 fits pretty close to size, with some citing that the toe box is perhaps a little too roomy, but not quite roomy enough to comfortably accommodate wide feet. For the former issue, this problem could be alleviated by wearing a thicker running sock, which could have a dual benefit for wearers; lessening the space in the toe box and adding a little extra padding to the heel area.
So, what else makes the Adidas Tempo 6 your next running shoe? There are several great technical features about these shoe, including:
- SPRINTWEB technology creates a breathable mesh design that is supportive, stylish and allows your feet to breathe.
- ADIPRENE in the forefront and heel of the shoe keeps your cushioned and propels you against the strain of repeated impact with the ground surface.
- Extended torsion gives you stability and mid-foot cushioning.
- An EVA midsole that is lightweight, making this a shoe a must-have for the runner who doesn’t want to be bogged down by a heavy sole.
- A long lasting textured ADIWEAR Continental Rubber outsole that will weather any terrain.
Most reviewers are huge fans of this style, citing that the shoe itself is a great choice for tempo runs, again, hence the name. An overwhelming majority, love how stylish and responsible this ultra-lightweight shoe is at just 7 oz, clearly making it a style that will go the distance, no matter how long or how far your tempo training runs are.
If you like the feel of the Adidas Tempo 6, but are looking for a comparable option with a little less medial support, you may want to try out the latest Supernova Sequence 6 model from Adidas.