I’ll admit it. At first, I was a little hesitant about these shoes. My first impression was that they were too small and too thin for any serious type of running. Regardless of being skeptical, I slipped them and took them for a test run. And I…
F e l l I n L o v e !
What do they feel like?
The Under Armour SpeedForm is light but still provides some structure. The seamless heel cup has a silicone grip for a locked-in, anatomical fit, that actually uses sports-bra technology (hey ladies!).
How do they fit?
Like a glove. A lot of the features (e.g. welded seamless upper for next-to-skin support and 4D foam sock liner that conforms to your foot’s exact shape) work to shape the shoe to your foot. Plus, they’re so light you might actually forget you’re wearing shoes!
What would I use them for?
With the slogan “this is what fast feels like,” they are definitely for speed work, light training runs and short, fast races.
This shoe has won Runner’s World Best Debut 2014 and runner-up for Women’s Running 2014 Sole Mate Award for Best Lightweight Running Shoe.
The Under Armour SpeedForm running shoe is now available at FinishLine.com.
Disclaimer: I received the Under Armour SpeedForm running shoe from Finish Line in exchange for this review. However, as always, all thoughts and opinions are my own.