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Skechers Gorun5 Featured

Shoe Review: Skechers GOrun 5

In the shoe world, there is a whole new class of running shoes emerging, something that used to be primarily known as a speed category. However, with the introduction of lighter weight fabrics and varying uses of EVA, we are starting to see shoes that are significantly lighter yet still offering solid cushioning, responsiveness, and performance. Skechers has been on this train for a while and with the release of the GOrun 5, we get a real look at how far they have come. It definitely breaks the rules, but while it’s got some minor oddities, it is very successful in a few key areas.
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