The Skechers Go Run Ride 8 returns to give runners a firm and fast ride with its HYPERBURST™ midsole. An update to the award-winning Skechers Go Run 7, this version offers a lighter midsole with more bounce than the previous version. Though it’s meant for long miles and medium paces, the Go Run Ride 8 can handle a variety of workouts. For a range of runners who go from short and fast to long and slow, these shoes are an excellent choice! Upper: Upgraded knit upper molds to the foot like a soft, comfortable sock. The lockdown in the midfoot secures your foot in place during every stride. Midsole: HYPERBURST™ innovative EVA rebounds quickly to provide a fast and snappy ride. M-strike midfoot promotes efficiency with every step. Outsole: Goodyear® tire rubber gives better grip for a sticky-smooth traction that works on road and some trails. Who’s it for? Runners who need a daily trainer that works for a variety of paces and races, including half and full marathons. Runners who want a similar level of quality compared to other running brands but with a lower cost. Anyone who wants to try the newest version of the Skechers Go Run 7, winner of the Runner’s World Editors’ Choice award. Skechers fans who love the brand’s casual shoes and want to try the running models..