Overview

This has an updated upper for Fall 2007. The shoe is light, well cushioned and highly flexible ride. The design of the midsole has been heavily influenced by the Nike Free shoes and the surrounding technologies. Some may find it a little too flexible. The way it encourages your feet to flex and work more can cause some soreness if you too much in the shoes too soon.

Road Race Suitability

  Elite Performance Protection
5K
10K
10M
Half Marathon
Marathon
A review by alhanks
May 9, 2008
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Performance Neutral Shoes!

These are "PERFORMANCE NEUTRAL" shoes!!! Ideally suited to light-weight runners, with high arches and narrow feet, for use either as trainers or race day shoes.
The Skylon is THE trainer i return to, time after time... 7 years and almost 30 pairs later... guaranteed these will last 500+ miles.
A review by blackz4
January 24, 2008
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Good but not great

I have had at least 10 pairs of Skylons and am disapointed with these. I am light and like a light weigth shoe but for me the soles are too flexible.It may be that i am a forefoot runner but I have had a numebr of niggles since I have been using these.
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Shoe details

Gender Mens
Year 2007
Season Autumn/Winter
Current model
MSRP $

Suitabilty

Shoe Type
Neutral
Support
Motion Control
Trail
Lightweight
Racer
Surfaces
Road
Treadmill
Light Trail
Trail
Severe Trail
Weight
Light
Regular
Heavy