Plush, Sustainable, Supportive, Breathable, Durable
Exploring the world, whether it's through the bustling streets of a city or the serene pathways of a countryside, requires a shoe that can keep up with both the journey and the dreamer. The On Cloudeclipse, priced at CAD 229.99, isn't just a shoe; it's a statement of purpose for those who see running not just as exercise, but as an exploration.
At its core, the Cloudeclipse is about maximum comfort for the long haul. The shoe is engineered with a double layer of CloudTec Phase® cushioning, a feature that transforms every impact into a soft landing, making it ideal for those extended runs where endurance is key. This cushioning is so effective, it feels like you're almost floating above the ground, giving you a smooth transition from heel to toe with every stride.
But comfort isn't just about cushioning. The shoe's Helion™ superfoam midsole is a marvel of design, offering protection against heavy impact without adding unnecessary weight. This means that even after miles of running, your legs and joints feel fresh, a crucial aspect for those who love to push their limits. The engineered mesh upper ensures breathability, keeping your feet cool and comfortable, while the functional embroidery zones offer additional forefoot support.
Stability and control are also at the forefront of the Cloudeclipse design. The Speedboard® built into the shoe grants you more stability and guidance, important for maintaining your rhythm and pace. Additionally, the rubber pads on the outsole offer an excellent grip, especially in wet conditions, which is a game-changer for runners who don't let the weather dictate their schedule.
What makes the Cloudeclipse stand out, aside from its technical prowess, is its commitment to sustainability. The dope dyed upper, which uses 90% less water than standard dyeing techniques, is made from 100% recycled polyester. It's a shoe that not only supports your feet but also supports the planet.
On's philosophy of igniting the human spirit through movement resonates deeply in the Cloudeclipse. This shoe isn't just about running; it's about the experience of movement, about tapping into that flow state where every step syncs with your heartbeat, and every breath aligns with your stride. The Cloudeclipse is more than a shoe; it's a companion for those who believe in the power of movement to inspire and transform.
In essence, the On Cloudeclipse is for those who see running as a journey, not just a destination. It's for the dreamers, the explorers, and the believers who understand that every step is an opportunity to discover something new, not just about the world, but about themselves.
- Maximum Cushioning: The double layer of CloudTec Phase® provides a soft and smooth ride, ideal for long runs.
- Impact Absorption: Helion™ superfoam in the midsole absorbs heavy impacts, protecting joints during long runs.
- Sustainable Practices: Dope dyed upper uses 90% less water and is made from 100% recycled polyester, making it eco-friendly.
- Enhanced Grip: Rubber pads on the outsole offer improved traction in wet conditions.
- Breathability: Engineered mesh upper ensures optimal airflow, keeping feet cool.
- Support and Stability: The built-in tongue and functional embroidery zones provide support, while the Speedboard® offers stability.
- Aesthetically Pleasing: Not only functional but also visually appealing.
- Price: At CAD 229.99, it may be considered expensive for some budgets.
- Weight: With a weight of 285g, it might be slightly heavier than some competitors' offerings.
- Limited Heel to Toe Drop: A 6mm drop may not be suitable for all runners, especially those accustomed to a higher drop.
- Cushioning May Be Too Soft: Runners who prefer a firmer feel may find the maximum cushioning too plush.
- Color Resistance: The sustainability feature might affect the variety and vibrancy of colors available.
- Durability of Cushioning: The softness and thickness of the cushioning might compromise long-term durability.