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Nike Athletic Shoes

People who are into an active lifestyle know that a good pair of shoes can help keep their feet and legs healthy, no matter what activity or sport they choose. Nike athletic shoes are constructed with foot comfort in mind and offer shoes with special impact protection, breathability and traction detail with different uses in mind.

Want a pair of durable walking shoes? Look for a Nike selection that includes a mesh upper and a flexible rubber sole with a good tread pattern for different surfaces. A shoe made for walking should be lightweight but supportive and provide a little extra impact protection for the heel.

If the sport of choice is running, footwear is even more important because of the stress put on the feet and legs. Running shoes should be snug and lightweight and allow the feet to breathe, so select a design that includes mesh sections and perforations built into the upper so air moves in and out with each step. A rubber sole provides great cushioning but consider a shoe constructed with a split heel to help lessen impact on this often vulnerable part of a runner’s foot.

Air-cushion shoes are a good choice for really active people who need a lot of impact protection for their feet. Some Nike athletic shoes combine an air cushion with a special fused foam layer that keeps the shoe lightweight without skimping on support and flexibility. As with all sport shoes, choose a design that includes a deep tread pattern on the outsoles for the best traction.

Basketball shoes are specially made for court sports and provide additional cushioning to help protect against impact injury to the heel and arch. Choose a shoe that holds the foot securely in place and is made with ventilation holes so the feet stay as dry as possible. For the most impact protection select a shoe with thick treaded rubber sole made with an extra rubber cushioning pad in the heel.

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