With spring season in full stride it’s time to lace up the latest sneaks and get set to run farther, fiercer and faster with Brooks to boost your performance. After all, Brooks is THE groundbreaking and go-to running brand that combines innovative-function with feel-good comfort and standout styling. And now that the days are longer and sunnier, it’s time to spring forward, run al fresco, workout with passion, and wander outside with Brooks freshest running kicks that will propel your performance.
So dash down below and check out two must-have sneaks that will boost your running and training feats, all while blending fashion and function so you look AND feel good every step of the way!
Rise up to the challenge with these notable neutral trainers that bring the BOUNCE with endless energy return to propel you forward with flexibility and finesse, while delivering a hefty dose of oh-so-cool fashion. Brooks Levitate’s feel ah-mazing right out of the box and are definitely eye-candy, making them the perfect combination of fashion and function—and they standout for the following reasons:
Feel good fit
The Levitate’s feature a crazy comfortable fit thanks to a 3D Fit Print and airy FitKnit upper that’s stylish and sleek, delivering a seamless, highly breathable and intuitive fit that comfortably contours and supports the foot as it moves and expands without restricting it so you enjoy continuous comfort.
Dynamic and springy ride
The Levitate’s are the first by Brooks to use a DNA AMP midsole made from highly-resilient polyurethane (PU) foam for a springy, responsive, and consistent ride that returns energy. This dynamic midsole is also enhanced with a bouncy outsole featuring a flexible, arrow-point pattern for a quick and efficient heel to toe transition that allows for powerful running with precision.
The Levitate’s are equipped with groundbreaking features that really matter for runners along with dashing good looks so you will soar with every step AND elevate your fashion. The Levitate is one mean sneak that’s super-stylish and durable featuring a sleek and functional upper, cool color combos that stand out, and even limited edition launches that will match your every mood and a million outfits! That’s right, Brooks has upped the running game with the special edition Levitate LE that’s the perfect companion when you want to look your personal best from workouts to weekends while running and running errands.
The Levitate retails for $150, and is available for both men and women. Sizing note: The Levitate’s fit TTS, they might feel a bit snug around the toe box at first, but they do mold to the contours of your feet for a comfy custom feel.
Slip on these sleek and race-ready neutral shoes for a nimble and comfortable run that will keep you speedy, energized and light on your feet! The Launch 5 is a spot-on daily trainer that is sure to be your go-to running shoe that’s flexible, comfortable and reliable for training days and on the fly. The Launch 5 is a standout shoe this season for the following reasons:
Sleek, durable and comfortable
The Launch 5 features a dreamy upper made of Air Mesh that’s lightweight, incredibly flexible, and highly breathable so your feet stay cool and comfy all-day. And it offers an adaptive fit that hugs your feet along with a premium feel thanks to its plush tongue, well-padded heel collar, and stay-put laces with extra eyelets for a secure fit that feels oh-so-good, making the Launch 5 perfect for long-distance strides.
Responsive and smooth
The Launch 5 features a BioMoGo DNA midsole that delivers a light but cushioned underfoot experience that’s springy and responsive, paired with a Midfoot Transition Zone that guides feet for a quick and easy heel-to-toe transition that’s smooth. Brooks has also enhanced the Launch 5 with a lightweight and removable sockliner made from BioMoGo foam to keep the stink out and keep your feet airy and dry.
Secure and durable
The Launch 5 also has a flexible but grippy and durable rubber outsole so you can effortlessly spring forward quickly, and surefootedly no matter what pace you pursue or what distance you dash.
The Launch 5 retails for $100, and is available for both men and women. Sizing note: The Launch 5 fits TTS, and the laces have extra eyelets to ensure the perfect, personalized fit for a springy and secure dash.
Dash on over to brooksrunning.com to shop for these styles and check out the latest running gear.
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