Adidas adizero Prime Boost

The new adizero Prime Boost performance shoe

adidas adizero Prime Boost - image 1

adidas has unveiled its first performance shoe to combine its energy return foam cushioning, BOOST with the precision fit of adidas Primeknit.

The adizero Prime Boost sole uses the same design as the adizero adios Boost which has been worn by the winners of 17 major marathons.

The upper consists of adidas Primeknit, a digital knitting technology using the latest engineering methods to develop an upper that is lightweight and designed to fit “like a second layer of skin”. Each section of the knit upper is  engineered to provide a precision fit for a secure, comfortable run.

“The fit, feel and performance of the adizero Prime Boost is unlike any running shoe we’ve produced,” said Andy Barr, global senior product manager at adidas. “The form fit of adidas Primeknit matched with the cushioning of BOOST cradles your foot in comfort while delivering all the energy you can handle in every stride. The adizero Prime Boost is a shoe we’ve all been looking forward to.”

The adizero Prime Boost weighs 240g and costs £185. We’ll be reviewing the shoe in full in Men’s Running.

Written by David Castle | 220 articles | View profile

Please comment on this article below

Up
Unboxing of the Saucony Kilkenny XC5 spikes Try Broga – yoga for men Michael Johnson talks sport and business PulseOn heart rate monitor reviewed Great South Run finish line The Runners Science of Marathon Running Running form analysis Soleus Go! Fitness Band Ron Hill MBE interview
Down

Unboxing of the Saucony Kilkenny XC5 spikes

Zac Pattison unboxes Saucony's latest cross-country spike

Try Broga – yoga for men

Think yoga's for girls? Think again! Try Broga

PulseOn heart rate monitor reviewed

Wireless and wrist-mounted, the PulseOn syncs with your phone

Great South Run finish line

Finish line footage of the Great South Run

The Runners

A band of runners answer intimate questions about themselves

Science of Marathon Running

A smart, snappy video on the science of marathon running

Running form analysis

A look at the running form of elite and amateur athletes at the Boston Marathon

Soleus Go! Fitness Band

We review the Soleus Go! Fitness Band

Ron Hill MBE interview

Ron Hill talks running and the Reigate Half