Table 1

Breakdown of stability elements in each of the three running shoe support categories used in this study: neutral (Pegasus), stability (Structure Triax) and motion control (Nucleus)

Neutral (Pegasus)Stability (Structure Triax)Motion control (Nucleus)
Heel counter***
Thermoplastic midfoot shank***
Posterolateral crash pad***
Lateral sole flare***
Thermoplastic buttress*
Dual-density ethyl vinyl acetate midsole**
Thermoplastic reinforced dual-density ethyl vinyl acetate midsole*
Broader sole plate*