Under Armour Breathe Sola Review

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Under Armour is known for their passion and desire to help athletes achieve their very best with their amazing design and continuous pursuit of innovation. From shoes to clothes and accessories, Under Armour strives to bring out the athlete in everyone, helping you achieve and surpass your goals. They aim to give you performance solutions that you did not even know you needed and now cannot live without. The Under Armour Breathe Sola + sneakers are just one more in their every growing line of products customers adore.

These sneakers are super lightweight and extremely comfortable, your feet will love you after a long hard day on your feet. These training shoes are designed to give you a comfortable underfoot experience with a breathable feel and a responsive ride that even those who frequent the gym and the tracks can appreciate. No matter what you are doing, whether participating in your daily fitness routine or heading to a day of work standing all day these shoes are going to feel great and look even better. Customers love the Under Armour Breathe Sola + shoes and have stated that they would happily recommend them to their friends, family, and fellow gym enthusiasts.

Editor's Pros & Cons
Pros
  • Budget-friendly
  • All day comfort
  • Durable outsole
  • Great traction
  • Breathable and lightweight
  • Locked-in design
Cons
  • Runs too small
Outsole

Outsole

The outsole of these sneakers is made out of a sticky and durable rubber compound that is designed to help ensure you will not have any problems staying on your feet while you are out and about in them. Not only does the grippy material help with traction but so does the pattern incorporated onto the bottoms of the shoes. You are not going to have to worry about slipping and sliding around if you happen hit a wet spot on the floor or you are heading out through a dirt or grassy path, they are going to help make sure you do not fall, potentially hurting yourself or others in the process.

The soles also have flex grooves designed into the bottoms of the shoes to make sure you have a decent amount of flex while you are running or walking. You need to make sure that you have the freedom to move your feet as naturally and freely as possible and thanks to the soles of these great sneakers you will have the ability to do just that. When you step down the grooves are going to allow you to bend your foot without having a hard and restricting sole in your way, allowing you to have a more pleasant experience when you are on a run or walk.
Midsole

Midsole

Customers absolutely adore the midsoles of these sneakers. They are soft and comfortable which is always much appreciated. The midsole is made out of a full-length EVA foam that gives you an amazing amount of cushioning for a responsive ride, while also remaining lightweight. You will get all-day comfort while running around in these shoes.

In addition to the already cushioned midsole, they have a die-cut and full-length EVA foam sock liner that is going to help give you a more customizable fit for even more comfort. The Under Armour Breathe Sola + sneakers have a removable insole so if you have the desire to replace the one included for one that is going to better suit your needs then you can do that with ease, although most customers are perfectly happy with the insoles that come with the pair right out of the box.
Upper

Upper

The uppers of the Under Armour Breathe Sola + sneakers are made out of a lightweight knit stretch mesh material that is going to ensure you get a soft and comfortable fit as well as fantastic ventilation to keep you cool and dry while you are on the go. The stretchy sock-like construction gives you a seamless fit so you will not have to worry about those pesky seams rubbing against your feet causing irritating rashes or blisters. Even though most customers opt to wear socks while running in these shoes it is nice to know that it is not necessary, you will still get a soft and comfortable feeling even if you choose to go sockless.

These sneakers have a synthetic heel counter and an elastic lacing system that will wrap around the middle section of your feet to ensure you are locked in and secure inside of your sneakers while you are out and about. This is going to give you a little extra support and stability which is always an added bonus with shoes you will be wearing for hitting the gym or the track.
Weight

Weight

When talking about training shoes you are going to want them to be as light as possible. You are already going to be pushing yourself at the gym or on your run, you do not want to have to think about the added weight of your sneakers on your feet. There is no need to feel like your shoes are holding you back and slowing you down. That is not something that you are going to have to worry about when you are wearing the Under Armour Breathe Sola + training shoes. Everything about them is designed to be lightweight, from the light rubber outsole to the mesh knit uppers. They weigh in, on average, of 7.1 ounces which are extremely might when compared to the average weight of a running shoe (10 ounces). Customers can really appreciate that almost weightless feel of these great sneakers while they are on the go.
Style

Style

Customers seem to like the look and style of these shoes. They are designed to be worn in the gym or on a track, but that does not mean that they have to stay there. They are going to fit right in as an everyday pair of casual shoes. Customers can wear them to work if they are going to be on their feet all day, giving them a little relief thanks to the great underfoot cushioning that is provided to them. Others might simply to choose to wear them to school, while running errands, or simply hanging out with their friends.

Coming in a variety of colors and styles there is sure to be something that is going to best fit your style and personality. Whether you want a plain and basic color that can be worn with almost anything or you want something that is going to give you a fun pop of color while you are on the run these sneakers are going to be perfect for you. No matter what color you decide to go with you are going to look great wearing them.
Breathability

Breathability

When it comes to your shoes, especially ones that you are going to be active in, you are going to want to find something that is going to give you an adequate amount of ventilation and breathability to help keep your feet cool and dry. You are going to get the air flow that you need with the Under Armour Breathe Sola + training shoes. The open hole mesh knit upper gives you a very well ventilated foot chamber that is going to let a phenomenal amount of air to flow in and keep your feet cool, even on warm days or during a particularly difficult workout. Not only are these sneakers going to help keep your feet cool but they are also going to help ensure that they stay relatively dry and healthy as well. Since the air can flow into them you can count on them helping the sweat from your feet evaporate quickly and escape the foot chamber, keeping the sweat from causing damp and bacteria ridden feet.
Fit

Fit

The way your shoes fit is essential to ensuring that they are comfortable as well as supportive. If your sneakers are too large they are not going to be able to keep your feet locked in as well as they should be and can potentially cause injury. On the other side of that, if they are too small then you are going to run the risk of them restricting your movements and causing some major discomfort, including squished feet and blisters. As long as you choose the perfect size for a snug fit you should not have to worry about any of that.

According to a majority of customers, the Under Armour Breathe Sola + sneakers are running a little on the small side. It is recommended that your order a half size larger than you normally would to make sure you get the correct size the first time you get them. If you are unsure as to what size you should order you can always consult the sizing chart that Under Armour provides for their customers to help take some of the guesswork out of picking the perfect size.
Durability

Durability

When you are shopping around for a new pair of shoes you are going to want to try to find something that is going to last you more than just a few weeks. It can be extremely frustrating to spend your hard earned money on a pair of shoes thinking that they are going to last, only to find out that they start to wear down or tear after only wearing them a couple of times. This is not something that you are going to have to worry about with the Under Armour Breathe Sola + sneakers. They are designed to take quite a beating. They are going to be able to withstand the daily pounding of your footsteps while you are running mile after mile. These sneakers have a very affordable and budget-friendly price tag so the fact that they are going to last you a while and not suffer from premature wear and tear makes them a win-win.
Comfort

Comfort

The Under Armour Breathe Sola + sneakers are exceptionally comfortable. The uppers have a sock-like construction, hugging your feet snuggly and securely while still having a soft and seamless design. You are not going to have to worry about uncomfortable rubbing and chafing from seams, as you will not find any in the foot chamber. You can easily go sockless with these shoes and have no problems. As long as you get the correct size you should not have any issues with the comfort level of the uppers.

The soles, however, are the biggest contributor to the high comfort level. They have an EVA foam midsole on top of a flexible outsole that allows you to move around unrestricted with a soft underfoot platform to walk on. On top of the already padded foam midsole, you will find another layer of cushioning thanks to the removable insole, All the layers of padding are going to ensure that your feet stay happy all day long.
Support

Support

Finding a pair of sneakers that are going to give a decent amount of support while you are hitting the gym or going for a run is essential to help prevent injury. The great thing about the Under Armour Breathe Sola + sneakers is that they are going to provide you with a great amount of support so you can rest easy. They feature a synthetic heel counter that is going to ensure the backs of your feet are going to stay locked in and not slide around inside of your shoes which could potentially cause you to trip and fall. Additionally, the elastic lacing system comes up and around your midfoot section locking your foot into place. This is going to help make sure your shoes stay where they belong, on your feet.

As for arch support, you are going to get a decent amount with these training shoes. The EVA foam sock liner will comfort to the shape of your feet giving you a more personalized fit. They are going to make sure that you get the support that you need, where you need it.

Bottom Line

If you are in the market for an all around great pair of training shoes then you have come to the right place. Under Armour does an amazing job at creating the perfect pair of shoes for every occasion and this is just one more pair to add to their growing line of great sneakers. They are lightweight and comfortable, great for running or hitting the gym. They are breathable, responsive, and flexible making them a great choice for most people. If you are looking for a budget-friendly pair of sneakers that your feet will thank you for then customers recommend the Under Armour Breathe Sola + training shoes.