Adidas Terrex Swift R GTX Running Shoe Review

It is considered as an excellent outdoor monster, which is constructed as a great rugged & lightweight hiking shoe and a waterproof trail boot by Adidas referred as Terrex Swift R GTX. It offers supreme comfort and stability sufficient for medium overpronators to experience and enjoy. The outsole with the inclusion of aggressive lugs ensures to be a reliable training companion in the terrains both when running on ice or snow and during summer.

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Upper

The upper unit is equipped with anti-abrasive mesh material that is quite breathable, still keeping away all sorts of trail debris. Gore-Tex waterproof membrane beneath the mesh layer, TPU overlays that assist the midsole to offer improved stability and support are excellent features in this running shoe. It is featured with a substantial and sturdy heel cup in the rear to deliver wraparound support.

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Outer

The outsole unit is dominated by the strategically placed aggressive lugs and Traxion rubber that covers the entire outsole surface to offer excellent traction on distinct trail surfaces. A decoupled heel assists in attenuating shock and offer better cushioning system.

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Verdict

Adidas Terrex Swift R GTX is a heavy duty trail running partner that comprise of all excellent features including waterproof and breathable upper, durable outsole and high-density foam in the midsole. It offers utmost comfort, durability and superior cushioning that comes at the cost of weight.  Compared to the traditional models of hiking boots, this one is much lighter without any compromise on the performance under such tough conditions.