adidas Ultra Boost running shoes

Ultra Boost and Pure Boost 2.0 Available Now

Ultra Boost – Today the top of the line adidas running shoe the Ultra Boost officially launched.  It is available in the black and purple colorway in men’s sizes 6.5-15 and women’s sizes 5-11.5 for $180.  It is also currently available in a solar red colorway in the men’s sizes.

The Ultra Boost features more Boost cushioning material than any other shoe. It also has a seamless Primeknit forefoot material and 4 way stretch heel.  The sole uses a new stretch web design which adapts to all surfaces.

This neutral style trainer has a heel toe drop of 10mm and weighs in at about 10.6 oz in a men’s size 9.  If you are looking for the best running shoe with maximum cushioning and comfort, be sure to check out the Ultra Boost!

Pure Boost 2.0 – We saw the women’s Pure Boost 2.0 in solar pink release a little while back and today the first color for the men’s Pure Boost 2.0 has been released.  It is available in black in sizes 6.5-13 for $120.   Updates include a thicker mesh upper material with synthetic overlays.  Check this one out now to be the first to own the new Pure Boost.

Update: More colors of the Ultra Boost and Pure Boost 2.0 have been released.

adidas Ultra Boost

Today adidas announced the new Ultra Boost running shoe which features a full Boost sole with 20% more Boost capsules than any other shoe previously released.  With the upgraded cushioning comes a Primeknit upper material, new Stretch Web outsole, and a dual density Torsion system.  It also features a new heel design for achilles tendon comfort as well as a featherweight sockliner.

The Ultra Boost has a weight of 10.9oz bringing it in at about an ounce heavier than the Energy Boost.  It has a 10mm heel toe drop and bottom gauge measurements of 110/69/88mm for the sole width.

The Ultra Boost has been tested and designed from the ground up with the goal of making the greatest running shoe ever. It is expected to be released February 11th on and select retailers for $180.  The main website also mentions a sign up for a limited release later this month.  Check out the new promotional video here for more details on the design of this upcoming release.