The Nike Nike T-Lite V RX training shoe by Nike is designed for a wide range of cross-training activities. It provides excellent support for side to side lateral motions. Although the Nike Nike T-Lite V RX training shoe is not designed as a walking shoe it is amazingly comfortable when used solely as a walking shoe.
The durability of the Nike Nike T-Lite V RX training shoe when used as a walking shoe is great. You can expect a very long tread life from the Nike Nike T-Lite V RX training shoe when you use it as a walking shoe for outside walking.
The rubber outsold provides great traction for gym use. The sole of the Nike Nike T-Lite V RX training shoe is great for walking outside in dry conditions. If you are walking on concrete surfaces that are extremely wet or icy then the Nike T-Lite V RX training shoe is not for you. The Nike T-Lite V RX training shoe tends to slip a lot and is dangerous on icy walking surfaces. If you buy this shoe for walking outside during the warm summer months you will have enough grip and traction as long as the surfaces are not too wet or icy.
The midsole of the Nike T-Lite V RX training shoe is made of Phylon. Phylon is similar to EVA except is is slightly more spongy for a more comforting feel when your foot strikes the ground. Phylon is also lighter then EVA. The Nike T-Lite V RX training shoe does not contain an air pocket in the heel or the forefoot. If you are an avid walker who is only use to wearing Nike Shoes with Air cushioning in the rear you will be in for a pleasant surprise. Many walkers prefer full length Phylon midsole for walking as opposed to an air cushioned heel.
The upper on the Nike T-Lite V RX training shoe is composed of synthetic leather and mesh. The synthetic leather and mesh is strategically placed to provide the optimum amount of cooling along with the supporting features of the synthetic leather.
The Nike T-Lite V RX training shoes are very light. If you use them as a training shoe in the gym you will be surprised at the light weight of these Nike shoes. If you use the Nike T-Lite V RX training shoes as walking shoes the lightness of these shoes will be fun if you are use to heavier walking shoes.
Nike calls the Nike T-Lite V RX training shoe an entry-level cross trainer. It can be found don sale for as little as $34.97 on sale at Nike.com. Normally this shoe can be found for around $50-$55. If you want and need a versatile shoe that will be a comfortable walker in the summer time as well as a great indoor gym shoo year round then go try on a pair of Nike T-Lite V RX training shoes.
The Nike T-Lite V RX training shoe is an awesome shoe for recreational weight lifters, The Phylon midsole will not collapse like other Nike shoes that use Zoom Air technology in the heel.