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    What type of shoes do you all wear?


    I need some new sneaks for the gym (lifting, jogging, mostly), and was curious as to what most of you wear, like running, cross trainers, etc.

    Brand isn't too important, really.

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    lifting- skateboard shoes (i wear Globes)

    running/cardio- new balance 608
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    Quote Originally Posted by qwerty33 View Post
    five fingers are the best.

    chucks are 2nd
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    Chucks speaking of which I need to get a new pair.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Tomahawk88 View Post
    Chucks speaking of which I need to get a new pair.
    Yeah converse are the only thing I grew up wearing so its basically the only shoe I still buy but I need a good pair of chuck's just for lifting or save the money and get the vibrams
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    Don't squat in cross trainers and don't run in chuck tailors and you'll be set.

    I use Wally-world brand Chucks on leg day and Asics (real deal,) for cardio.
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    For squat and deadlifting I prefer Chuck taylors or Vans, anything with a flat sole will be good. Vans and chucks are good because they wont blow out.
    For everything else a good athletic shoe, like New Balance, Nikes, or UnderArmor.
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    UA and skater sneaks. would hate dropping a weight on my foot wearing those 5 finger shoes. i do see they are getting popular, just not for me.
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