Xero Shoes

Xero Shoes

Minimal shoes with a range of road, trail and casual shoes. Best for medium or narrow width feet.

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Xero Shoes Aqua sport X

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Aqua X Sport

Type: Trail

Width: Average

Stack height: 5.5mm + 3.5mm insole

Weight: 7.5 oz / 212 g

A water shoe that doubles as a trail runner! Read the full Review

Xero shoes Speed Force II

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Speed Force II

Type: Road

Width: Average

Stack height: 4.5mm + 3.5mm insole

Weight: 6.5 oz / 184 g

The most minimal shoe Xero Shoes has to offer! Read the full Review

Xero Shoes HFS II

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HFS II

Type: Road

Width: Narrow

Stack height: ~6mm + 3.5mm insole

Weight: 8.3 oz/ 235 g

A great option for the new to barefoot. Durable. Read the full Review

Xero Shoes Scrambler Low

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Scrambler Low

Type: Trail

Width: Average and deep

Stack height: ~10mm + 3.5mm insole

Weight: 9.2 oz/ 260 g

Ultra-protective while still keeping some barefoot roots. Read the full Review

Xero Shoes Nexus Knit

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Nexus Knit

Type: Road

Width: Average

Stack height: ~6mm + 3.5mm insole

Weight: 9.2 oz/ 260 g

A casual shoe ready for an easy 5-10km. Read the full Review

Xero Shoes Prio Neo

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Prio Neo

Type: Road

Width: Average, narrow midfoot

Stack height: ~5mm + 3.5mm insole

Weight: 9.6 oz/ 272 g

A great all-round shoe for our narrower-foot friends. Read the full Review

Xero Shoes Mesa Trail II

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Mesa Trail II

Type: Trail

Width: Average

Stack height: ~6 mm + 3.5mm lugs + 3.5mm removable insole

Weight: 8.2oz / 232g

Best trail shoe for ground feel and protection. Read the full Review

Xero Shoes Forza Runner

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Forza Runner

Type: Road

Width: Average

Stack height: 4-5mm + 3.5mm removable insole

Weight: 7.2oz / 204g

Lightweight, minimal, luxury bootie upper. Read the full Review

Xero Shoes HFS

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HFS

Type: Road

Width: Average

Stack height: 5mm rubber outsole + 3.5mm removable insole

Weight: 6.8oz / 193g

Flexible in every direction. My daily road running trainer. Read the full Review

Xero Shoes Prio

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Prio

Type: Road

Width: Average

Stack height: 7.5 mm rubber outsole + 3mm removable insole

Weight: 7.6oz / 215g

Cheap and durable entry-level road running shoes. Read the full Review

Xero Shoes Speed Force

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Speed Force

Type: Road

Width: Average

Stack height: 4.5 mm outsole 3mm insole

Weight: 5.8 oz/164 g

A super-lightweight running shoe with maximum flexibility. Read the full Review

Xero Shoes Zelen

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Zelen

Type: Road

Width: Average

Stack height: 5 mm rubber outsole + 3.5mm removable insole

Weight: 7.8oz/ 210g

A great court and casual shoe and eco-friendly. Read the full Review

Xero Shoes terraflex II

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Terraflex II

Type: Trail

Width: Average

Stack height: 6.5 mm outsole rubber 3.5 mm

Weight: 8.9 oz/ 252 g

A durable but heavier trail offer. Likely better for walking. Read the full Review

Xero Shoes Mesa Trail

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Mesa Trail

Type: Trail

Width: Average

Stack height: 5.5 mm rubber outsole + 3.5mm removable insole

Weight: 7.6oz / 215g

Flexible in every direction. My daily trail running trainer. Read the full Review

Top 5 Barefoot Trail Running Shoes 2024

Are you confused with all the barefoot options in the market? Fear not! I’ve conducted practical tests on numerous barefoot trail running shoes, evaluated them, and compiled a list of the top 5 choices in the barefoot running world of 2024!

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Top 5 Minimalist Trail Running Shoes (2024)

Xero Shoes Scrambler Low Outsole

Minimalist shoes and trails seem like an unlikely combination to some. They might ask, “What about sharp rocks and roots?” However, it is entirely possible to run trails in minimal shoes. In fact, many options are available on the market for this purpose.

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Xero Shoes Review – The best barefoot brand for all situations?

Barefoot shoes in the snow

If you’ve looked around the Barefoot Run Review site, you’ll notice several Xero Shoes Reviews. Being one of the biggest barefoot shoe brands, they’ve got a lot of options for road running, trail running, and everything in between.  But is it the right shoe brand for you?  That mostly depends on the shape of your…

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The Best Xero Shoes Road Running Shoe 2023

Xero Shoes Road Shoes 2023

For some unknown reason, Xero Shoes have a vast range of road running shoes. And I’ve tried them all. Some are light, some are flexible, some are wide, some are deep, and not every model will work for you. So which one should you try? Christopher McDougal’s (Born To Run author) favorite, the Zelen?  Or…

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Xero Shoes vs. Vivobarefoot – Both barefoot, but for different feet

Xero Shoes Terraflex II Conclusion

In the battle for the best barefoot brand, Xero Shoes and Vivobarefoot are certainly up there.  Both brands excel in creating shoes to promote natural movement, but they’re not equal.  And for you and me, that’s awesome! We all have different feet! Different shapes and sizes, different strengths and weaknesses, and different movement patterns.  That’s…

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Altra vs Xero Shoes – Which shoes are right for you?

The fit and feel of the mesa trail

Are you looking at moving away from “traditional” running shoe brands, but you’re confused with the options on the market? Zero-drop shoes provide a perfect alternative to the norm, I will be comparing two zero-drop brands, Altra vs Xero Shoes, and help guide you to choose the right shoes for you. And if you don’t…

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