If you're looking for the perfect gift for the guys on your list, consider a pair of Hoka sneakers this holiday season. Hoka uses high-quality materials in the construction of their shoes. They're lightweight yet durable and come in a variety of styles and colorways. Hokas feature maximum padding for the ultimate in comfort. Here are the 10 most popular choices for 2020.
10. Hoka Men's Clifton Edge
The Clifton Edge is Hoka's most in-demand running shoe. It's designed with the latest technology in responsiveness with Early-stage Meta-Rocker construction to put a spring in every step. The heel features an extended design that is made specifically for runners to delivers a softer landing and smooth transition with every step and stride. Hoka foam is a new version that is highly resilient for extended use in a lightweight and super soft padding. The collar and tongue are also padded to prevent friction and discomfort when running. The snugness is adjustable through the lacing system. These shoes are easy to put on and take off thanks to the verticle tab at the heel. The outsole is made of rubber for excellent traction and foot control.
9. Hoka Men's Clifton 7
The Clifton 7 is a technically designed men's running shoe that features an upper made of open-engineered mesh fabric. This delivers the ultimate in breathability to keep your feet cool and dry. A special gusset prevents the tongue from slipping around during your run. The eye stays for the lacing system are reinforced for additional strength. The heel is moderately beveled for a smooth transition from heel to toe for full ground contact with each step. High abrasion rubber zones are strategically placed to reduce weight. These shoes are padded n all the right places for a soft and cushiony run while keeping them lightweight and comfortable to wear. The Clifton 7 is the ideal men's running shoe.
8. Men's Hoka One One Rincon 2
The Hoka one One Rincon 2 is one of the lightest running sneakers you can find. Each shoe has a total weight of only 7.7 ounces. The model is made for racing and speed training and features the signature HOKA cushion stack for the ultimate in softness and comfort. The Meta-Rocker has been fine-tuned for faster acceleration for running. The padding is soft but not overdone. The lightweight mesh upper allows air to flow around the feet to keep them cooler and dry. The Rincon 2 is made with a convenient accentuated heel tab that makes it fast and easy to put them on or take them off. The Rincon 2 is made for men with medium to high arches that require some cushioning but not tons of support. Ideal for racing and speed training on paved roads and trails. The tongue is super slim to reduce bulk.
7. Men's Hoka One One Bondi Leather
The Bondi Leather features an upper made of full-grain leather for long wear and support. Both the tongue and heel collar are padded with Hoka's unique cushioning or the maximum in softness and comfort for all-day wear. A full EVA midsole adds additional ONe One cushioning with the early-stage Meta-Rocker design for a smooth transition from heel to toe. The insole is removable for cleaning. The outsole is made of rubber with a traction pattern that provides full contact with the ground for safety and stability.
6. Men's Hoka One One Bondi 6
The Hoka One One Bondi 6 is an incredibly lightweight sneaker. Each shoe weighs just 10.9 ounces for zero foot and ankle fatigue. The Meta-Rocker system is refined for a smooth stride. Your foot fits firmly into the footbed and is locked in place with the internal heel counter that provides extra support. The heel is beveled for a smooth heel to toe transitions. The EVA midsole is compression molded and full length for cushiony comfort. The rubber outsole has been redesigned for weight reduction and enhanced durability and traction. The upper is made of open-engineered mesh fabric that provides breathability and comfort. The Bondi 6 is recommended for road running or on paved trails and paths.
5. Men's Hoka One One Rincon
The Rincon is among the most popular Hoka Men's running shoes within the brand. It's a technical running shoe that is made for training sessions and racing. The sneaker features balanced cushioning for comfort and support needed for running races on a paved surface. The heel-toe drop is 5 mm. The upper is made of highly breathable single-layer mesh material that is lightweight. The slim tongue and collar are padded $for additional support and comfort. These highly responsive shoes are also constructed with a full-compression EVA midsole that provides responsive and balanced cushioning. The Meta-Rocker technology provides a smooth heel-toe transition. The rubber sole allows for full-ground contact and grip. Each shoe is lightweight at 8 ounces each.
4. Hoka One One Men's Challenger ATR 5 Trail Running Shoes
The Challenger ATR 5 is designed specifically for trail running. The tongue is padded for comfort and gusseted to maintain its position and prevent migration and movement that allows debris to enter the shoes. All-terrain running is supported through the internal heel counter that locks your feet in place and provides firm support. Early-stage Meta-Rocker technology delivers smoother heel-toe transitions. The CMEVA foam midsoles provide comfortable cushioning with impact absorption and extra stability. Rubber toe caps enhance the durability of the sneakers and protect the toes when running across rugged terrain.
3. Hoka One One Bondi 7
The Bondi 7 is the next generation succeeding the Bondi 6. This model features maximum cushioning for running comfort, balance, and stability. The differential is 4 mm in these technical running shoes made for road surface training and racing. The uppers are made of open-engineered mesh with maximum ventilation and structural support. The heel pull tab makes them slide on and off easily. Snugness is adjusted through the lacing system. The tongue and collar are padded for exceptional comfort. An internal heel counter with a beveled heel provides a smooth heel to toe transition. The sneakers are lined with a molded Ortholite footbed. Early-stage Meta-Rocker technology promotes rapid propulsion when seconds count.
2. Men's Hoka One One Challenger ATR 6
The Challenger ATR 6 is one of Hoka's most comfortable running shoes. The upper is made of synthetic and textile material that provides ample ventilation to prevent foot overheating and sweating. These lightweight sneakers weigh just 10 ounces each for the ultimate in lightness and performance. Both collar and tongue are padded for exceptional comfort. The snugness is adjusted via the lacing system.
1. Hoka Men's Gaviota 2
The Gaviota 2 is 100 percent vegan. Genuine rubber is used for the outsole for maximum stability and traction. The heel is beveled for a smooth heel to toe transition. Rubberized foam is used in the J-Frame enhancing durability of the shoes, rebound, and support. Late-stage Meta-Rocker technology provides extra stability and a smooth toe-off. The sock liner is made of Molded Ortholite material for exceptional comfort. The upper is made of open-engineered mesh for good ventilation. Feet are supported by mid-foot arch-lock wings.
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