CrossFit isn’t just an exercise regimen, it’s a lifestyle, as anyone who engages in it will tell you. People engaging in this lifestyle not only walk and run, but they can also lift weights, scale walls, and some people even climb up ropes to achieve their fitness goals. Therefore, they must choose a shoe that’s specifically designed to handle all of those activities and more. A shoe that durable, provide adequate foot support, and is comfortable to wear.
The shoes that people who engage in Crossfit need are shoes that are capable of handling a variety of different stresses and conditions. A shoe that can be used for everything from jogging to climbing and can provide the wearers feet with the support they need. They need the best CrossFit shoes available, like the ones that are listed below.
10. ASICS Women’s Gel-Craze Cross-Trainer
These cross-training shoes are sure to make the lives of a lot of CrossFit athletes a whole lot easier. That’s because these shoes are designed to not only handle a variety of different physical activities but are also designed to keep the wearer’s foot comfortable while they do it. These shoes are equipped with a blend of a specialized gel and foam combination that helps to improve the shoe’s responsiveness, all while reducing rearfoot impacts. That allows these shoes to absorb the impacts that are often associated with high aerobic activities such as martial arts or running. It also means that it’s a great CrossFit shoe that will help the athlete power through workouts.
9. Nike Men’s Metcon DSX Flyknit 2
Even though these Nike men’s shoes are technically running shoes, they are a nice addition to any collection of CrossFit equipment. That’s because they’re designed to absorb tough ground impacts but are also designed to maintain foot stability. They feature a low-profile clip that rolls up the medial and lateral sides for added support, and they are made from a material that makes them extremely flexible. They also feature a drop-in midsole that enhances balance and the shoe’s durability. And since it comes in a variety of colors including black, orange, crimson, silver, platinum, or newsprint, there’s a pair that fits just about anyone’s style.
8. New Balance Women’s Fuel Core Nergize V1
These CrossFit shoes are designed to be a woman’s sneaker that’s not only capable of handling some of the most intense workouts a woman can put them through, but it’s also designed to be a casual shoe that looks good enough to be worn away from the gym. They’re made with a high-quality rubber sole and an NB memory-sole comfort insert that absorbs ground impacts and keeps the wearer’s feet nice and comfortable. It also is quite easy to slip on and off, and it comes in an assortment of exciting colors that include colors in grey, beige, black, burgundy, dark oxide, blue or seafoam.
7. Champion Men’s Gusto Cross Trainer
For cross-trainers to be used for CrossFit, they have to have several features. They have to be made of a lightweight material that’s flexible and allows air to get to the feet. They also have to fit well and provide the wearer’s foot with the stability it needs for both vertical and lateral movements. And finally, it has to be comfortable and not allow the feet to get overheated during intense workouts. Fortunately, these shoes cover all of those bases quite well and even comes in several vibrant colors so they can be worn outside of the gym. That makes it a great shoe for CrossFit and one that’s going to help athletes take their workouts to the next level.
6. Reebok Men’s Lifter PR Cross-Trainer
If a shoe is capable of handling the pressures of weight lifting, then it’s probably reasonable that it might work well as a CrossFit shoe as well. So we reviewed these particular shoes and found out that our instincts were right. They are designed to not only hold up to heavy impacts, but they’re also capable of holding up to lateral movements. And they can do it while keeping the wearer’s feet cool and comfortable. They’re made with leather on the toe, are equipped with dual hook-n-look closures and have a quality rubber sole. They also have uppers made from a combination of mesh and synthetic materials that allow air to pass through to the feet.
5. K-Swiss Men’s CMF Training Shoes
These K-Swiss men’s shoes have gone through quite the evolution over the past few years. They were first imagined as tennis shoes, and then they became training shoes, and now they’ve been reimagined once again as CrossFit shoes. Although their journey has into the category of shoes has been quite unconventional, we feel that they’ve more than proven themselves to be a great athletic shoe. They have a leather upper and lace closure that makes them comfortable to wear and allows them to fit well, and they have a molded EVA midsole that absorbs impacts. They’re also a great shoe that comes in a fine assortment of colors.
4. Reebok Men’s Walk Ultra 6 DMX
Manufactured using a combination of leather and textile materials, these shoes from Reebok are not only designed to be durable but they’re also designed to allow air to get to the wearer’s feet. Since air can circulate the feet, heat from the foot can be released, which makes these shoes more comfortable than many of its competitors. Another great thing about these shoes is that they’re made with an EVA foam that’s not only responsive but is also quite comfortable. All of these features turn what would be ordinary sneakers into some of the best CrossFit shoes around.
3. Reebok Men’s CrossFit Nano 8
As a person could probably infer from their name, these shoes are not just tennis or athletic shoes that have been repurposed to be a CrossFit shoe because they were designed from the very beginning to be one. That means that these shoes have the specific features that CrossFit athletes need to get the most out of their workouts. They’re made from a Flexweave material that’s flexible and keeps the wearer’s feet from overheating. They’re also made with a wide toe box to allow for powerful lateral movements, a minimal drop outsole that provides stability and a synthetic sole that absorbs impacts and prevents them from being pass through the foot.
2. NoBull Women’s Training Shoes
It’s a rare occasion that a shoe ranked number on our list could’ve been easily ranked as number one under different circumstances, but that’s certainly the case with these shoes. These CrossFit shoes are designed to handle just about everything the wearer can throw at them, and come back for more. They can handle walking and running, grinding, climbing, lifting, and even sliding. They’re made with a material that’s light, allows air to reach the feet, and is also very flexible. The material these shoes are made from is also extremely durable as well, so no workout is too extreme for them.
1. NoBull Men’s Training Shoes
These are the best CrossFit shoe hands down because they were built from the bottom up to be used for CrossFit training. They’re designed with a flexible material that moves with the foot and allows heat to escape for the wearer’s comfort. They’re also extremely durable and can hold up to all kinds of different physical activities. They can be used for running, lifting, sliding, and grinding. They’re well balanced to keep the wearer always on their toes, and they have a 360-degree shield that helps protect the wearer’s feet against rope climbs. Without a doubt, these are shoes built for the physically active.