The Paradigm 5 is a next-level support shoe that takes everything to the max: Max cushion, max performance, and of course, max support. It’s lighter, it’s faster, and it’s loaded with innovative features like the powerfully plush Altra EGO™ midsole, the medial, there-when-you-need-it GuideRail™, and the super-supportive StabiliPods™. Level up your road running with the Paradigm 5.
Weight: 11.2 oz / 318 g
Insole: 5 mm Sculpted Footbed
Midsole: Altra EGO™
Outsole: FootPod™ Technology
Stack Height: 30 mm
Upper: Engineered Mesh
Our Balanced Cushioning™ platform positions your heel and forefoot at an equal distance from the ground, encouraging better alignment, better form, and a low impact landing.
Dual-Nature midsole compound with a responsive, yet soft feel for increased energy return.
A feature found on our dynamic support shoes that acts like a highway guide rail to provide guidance only when you need it.
Acts as a stabilizing tripod by enhancing the three natural stability zones in your foot to help prevent excessive foot collapse or pronation.