adidas Cloudfoam Athletic Women’s Running Shoe

Last updated: July 26, 2022

A memory foam sock liner and stretchy upper make this women's running shoe more comfortable than other running shoes. This shoe is more ideal for light runners, as it isn't built to support the foot on long daily runs for weeks at a time. You will, however, get plenty of color options making this great for the casual runner who also wants to wear the shoes for daily activities.

We looked at the top Women's Running Shoes and dug through the reviews from some of the most popular review sites. Through this analysis, we've determined the best Women's Running Shoe you should buy.

Product Details

Key Takeaway: This women's running shoe is best suited for light runners who want a shoe they can also wear for daily activities.

In our analysis of 41 expert reviews, the adidas Cloudfoam Athletic Women's Running Shoe placed 3rd when we looked at the top 10 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

From The Manufacturer

These women’s shoes combine the flexibility and feel of lightweight running sneakers with a modern look. The innovative knit upper flashes seamless 3-Stripes on the sides. Ultra-soft cushioning keeps you comfortable all day.

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Stephanie Mansour, host of “Step It Up with Steph” on public broadcasting, has been coaching women for over a decade on how to lose weight and make it last. She has a Bachelor of Arts in communications with an emphasis on women’s studies and psychology from the University of Michigan. She holds certifications in life coaching, personal training, yoga and Pilates.

Expert Reviews

What reviewers liked

Super comfy. Cloudfoam molds to your foot. No break-in period required. Easy to clean. Stylish look comes in almost two dozen color choices.
Majority of the reviewers found the Adidas Cloudfoam Pure to be very comfortable.
The sock liner consists of cloud foam memory that molds when wearing the shoe for comfort and cushioning. Its upper uses an elastic mesh construction.
The Cloudfoam memory sock features unique technology which ensures that the sock molds to your foot and fits perfectly. This feature adds to the comfort and soft fit, allowing your running shoes to fit securely to the shape of your feet. It also increases hygiene.
Aside from providing impressive comfort that’s characteristic of the Cloudfoam insert, these shoes are also particularly breathable and streamlined, so they don’t burden the feet with too much moisture or an overly bulky construction.

What reviewers didn't like

May not be supportive enough for serious runners.
A few purchasers with narrow feet found the shoe a bit too big.
Suits light running.
Cloudfoam comfort could be compromised by the differences in the available footwear designs.
View our Women's Running Shoe buying guide for in-depth advice and recommendations.

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