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Saucony ProGrid Triumph 8

The Saucony ProGrid Triumph 8 is a cushioning shoe that promises and delivers. It is built for durable impact protection, and can cushion even the hardest heel-strikers during their long and strenuous runs.

The Saucony ProGrid Triumph 8 gets its durability and ability to withstand impact from its arch lock. This technology is a trademark of the Saucony Triumph series, and has been perfected in the latest installment of Triumphs. The arch lock is a plastic overlay meant to hold the arch in place and lock the foot in for a snug fit. In addition, the shoe features a cushioned, propped-up heel area that turns high-impact strides into smooth and comfortable steps. The Saucony Triumph 8 is 1.5 oz. lighter than its predecessor, creating a more fluid, seamless ride for a durability shoe. The lighter outsole and upper materials brings the shoe down to 12 oz. for men, and 10.1 oz. for women.

Testers of the liked its stable fit, as well as its surprisingly soft feel for a shoe meant for durability. Users were equally impressed with its combination of stability and cushioning, and appreciated the way the arch lock and overlays held the foot securely in place. Some users said that the shoe even eliminated knee pains and other ailments because of its high-impact protection, and recommended it for anyone who experiences pains at the end of the day from being on their feet for prolonged periods of time. Users familiar with the previous installment of this shoe immediately noticed and loved the improvements Saucony made on this installment.

The Saucony ProGrid Triumph 8 retails for $130, but can be found for $115 Here. The Women’s version is priced even lower.

This Saucony cushion running shoe is recommended for high-impact runners and heel-strikers in search of something soft and durable to land on. This is a mattress of a shoe, and rides lighter than expected despite being built like a truck. The color options on this ride are amazingly attractive too.

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