Getting ready to work out shouldn’t feel like a workout—so we did the grunt work for you. Check out our picks of the very best shoes for some of the hottest workouts right now.
The Workout: Zumba
The Shoe: Reebok Dance UR Rhythm Dance Shoe
If you’re more likely to hit the dance floor than the pound the pavement, these shoes are for you. They’re lightweight and ultra-flexible, plus were made to move—so they’re perfect for twisting, turning and twerking.
The Workout: Running
The Shoe: Fila Turbo Running Shoe
Planning to log some serious miles? You’re going to need a shoe that can go the distance. This new style by Fila provides ample cushioning and traction, so you’ll love it for every run—from sprints on the treadmill to jogs on the trail.
The Workout: CrossFit
The Shoe: Reebok RealFlex Advance Training Shoe
A bit “ADHD” when it comes to your gym routine? We completely understand—which is why we did our research and pinpointed a shoe that does it all: Meet the Reebok Realflex. Wear it for boot camp one day, on the elliptical the next and in the weight room whenever.
The Workout: Walking
The Shoe: New Balance 550 Classic Athletic Shoe
Yes, choosing the right pair of walking shoes is every bit as important as choosing a good pair for running. They should be comparatively stiffer, have tons of arch support and provide even support for a constant heel-to-toe roll. In a colorful, retro style? Even better.