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Salomon XA Wild Gore-Tex

Shoe Type Trail
Sex Men
Minimalist Index 8 %
Weight 353 g
Anatomical last No

Weight

0/5

325g and higher

Heel Thickness

1/5

from 26 mm to less than 32 mm

Heel to Toe Drop

1/5

From 10mm to less than 13mm

Motion Control and Stability Technologies

  • Thermoplastic medial post. Plastic is used to reinforce the medial portion of midsole.

  • Rigid heel counter.

  • Elevated medial insole under arch (left), compared with a flat insole (right).

  • Supportive tensioned medial upper. Material is used to reinforce medial upper in order to limit medial foot movement.

  • Medial flare. Medial tip of midsole extends beyond footbed.

0/5

Longitudinal Flexibility

0/5

Extreme resistance to longitudinal bending (longitudinal forces don't significantly change the orientation of the anterior part of the shoe relative to the posterior part)

Torsional Flexibility

0/5

Extreme resistance to torsion (torsional forces don't significantly change the orientation of the anterior part of the shoe relative to the posterior part)

Evaluation

Jaime Quirk