Salomon Women's X Scream W Trail Running Shoe
8.5 B(M) US 9 B(M) US
When you moan like that, you're going to garner a few askance glances. But, really--do people expect anything else when you're running in the Salomon Women's X-Scream Running Shoe X-rated for extreme versatility and extreme comfort, this crossover shoe will make you scream or whimper with delight. Run on the road, run on hard-packed dirt paths, run on gravel travels. The stretch air mesh upper is like your road shoe:lightweight and breathable. Its Sensifit offers a bit of lateralsupport by blending overlays into the Quicklace closure system. With a singlepull, you've tightened the laces and created a cozy cradle for your foot. TheEVA-shaped footbed keeps you stepping lightly, and it comes out when you want toslip in a custom insole. The heel stack height of 19mm hits a sweet spotbetween low riders and high heels. With a drop of 9mm, midfoot- and heel-strikers alike can run without being forced onto tiptoes. When you look at the meat of this crossover shoe sandwich, you'll realize the only thing missing is bacon the X-quisite breakfast meat.From your toes to your heel, an injected EVA midsole cushions your footsteps,similar to your road running shoes. A hit of compressed EVA in the medial heelis like an I-beam for a bridge; it prevents collapse of your form. Lightweight Muscle slingshots you forward by addingan elastic element into your toe-off. The Contagrip bottom gives you traction ontricky anything other than the road terrain and fluidity in your footstepswhen tackling asphalt-paved obstacles.