SALOMON: WHAT MODEL TO CHOOSE?
Salomon shoes: For which type of runner?
The Salomon range of shoes is designed for runners who do a lot of different outdoor activities in the mountains and on the trail. Trail enthusiasts in particular will be seduced by these models and the technicality they offer thanks to the expertise of several great trail runners like Killian Jornet or François D’Haene.
The Salomon Trail range
Ideal for novice trail runners. With maximum cushioning and good grip on the ground the Speedcross will seduce you on muddy terrain by offering excellent foot protection.
For the longest distances. The ultra glide offers the best all-day comfort without weighing you down. Beginners and regular runners will be comfortable in these shoes on trail and road paths.
The S/LAB Range
The Salomon S/LAB Ultra is ideal for runners looking for dynamism over long distances. This shoe was developed in collaboration with François d'Haene. It guarantees good grip on a variety of terrains: from the wettest to the most slippery.
Ideal for the more experienced runner looking for a dynamic shoe that allows them to go fast. The contragrip technology ensures good traction in the forefoot, making it unstoppable in areas with steep inclines. It will suit runners training on varied and very demanding terrain.
Ideal for runners looking for shoes that can be used on muddy terrain. Its strong point is the ankle gaiter and the Matryx upper, which guarantee excellent support and allow you to tackle the most technical terrain.
The Salomon road range
Available in two models, the Sonic balance and the Sonic accelerate. Both models feature Optivibe technology for excellent cushioning and energy return. The Sonic accelerate will be more for speed while the balance will allow you to lengthen your jogs and runs.
The special feature of Salomon running shoes
The Endofit Technology
This is an exclusive Salomon technology. It is an internal sleeve that supports the forefoot, ensuring greater comfort for the runner with every stride, even on the steepest terrain.
Contra Grip Technology
The geometry of the lugs in the sole provides even more grip.
The Quicklace Technology
It allows for quick and easy adjustment, while ensuring that the foot locks into place with every stride. This makes the shoe easy to put on and take off.
A little history of the brand
Salomon is a French brand born in France and based in Annecy.
EIt has gained legitimacy in recent years, particularly in mountain sports.
The company is known for its ski bindings and skis. It is also the first brand to take the trail running turn in the 2000s by creating the first trail shoes. The company was able to draw on the experience of international athletes such as the very famous Killian Jornet: 8 times world champion in ski mountaineering, winner of the UTMB, the Grand Raid or the very difficult Western States.
Investments in research and development allow the brand to offer products with a high level of added value and an extensive expertise.