Zero Drop Advantage

FootShape™ Toe Box

Lets toes relax and spread out naturally for more speed and stability.

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Zero Drop™ Advantage

Encourages low-impact landing with a bent knee and soft foot strike.

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Altra Superior 2

Superior In Every Way

This winner of the "Editor's Choice Award" by Runner's World and Trail Runner Magazine delivers the ideal trail running experience.

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Altra Trail Running Shoes

Leadville 100 Win/Win

Congratulations to Altra athletes Ian Sharman who ran 16:33:54 in the Lone Peak 2.5 and Kyle Pietari who ran 18:16:04 in the Superior 2.0 at the Leadville Trail 100! They killed it and placed first and second in men's at this 100-mile out-and-back race that courses through the rugged Rocky Mountains of Colorado.

Altra Torin 2.0

Plush, Slip-On Feel

The new Torin 2.0's plush cushioning and roomy FootShape™ toe box combine for a cozy slip-on feel and a protected, responsive ride.

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Why Altra


We weren't started in some corporate office brainstorm session, but in the back room of a Wasatch Mountain running store. Our founders, elite athletes and running store managers, wanted a shoe that let you run the way you were born to. What began as experimental shoe alterations has transformed into the only shoe company to provide a cushioned Zero Drop platform and FootShape™ toe box.

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