Altra Instinct 1.5
The Instinct is the first shoe to truly marry the form-improving benefits of a minimalist shoe with the comfort, cushioning and support of a traditional running shoe. The Zero Drop platform and innovative foot-shaped design work together to help runners maintain proper running technique and reduce joint impact while freeing their toes to help alleviate foot pain. Trust your instincts and experience the worlds first fully cushioned, foot-shaped, Zero Drop running shoe.
Height: Heel (16mm), Forefoot (16mm)
The Instinct 1.5 is a minimum feature, minimum neutral shoe designed for daily training and high mileage.
A-Bound is a recycled, environmentally friendly midsole compound for resilient underfoot protection.
Dual Layer EVA midsole foam for durable cushioning.
Natural Ride System (NRS) design includes a more natural, foot-shaped last, zero millimeter heel to toe drop, and metatarsal-specific shapes in the outsole to assist in proper foot mechanics and allow for more natural foot movement.
Quick Dry Air Mesh wicks water away from your foot while remaining light and breathable.
Heel Claw construction uses a snug fit around the heel for added support.
Seamless Upper reduces irritation and provides next-to-foot comfort.
Support Insoles are 5mm-thick removable insoles designed for runners needing more traditional support and a molded arch.
Strengthen Insoles are 3mm-thick removable insoles made of A-bound material, with a flat platform designed to strengthen runners' feet.
Asymmetrical Lacing Design follows the shape of the foot for an improved fit and feel.
Drilex Collar Lining manages moisture for a dry and comfortable foot environment.
Strobel Last with the upper stitched to full length fabric for a comfortable underfoot feel.
FootPod Outsole follows the natural construction of the human foot for maximum flexibility and a responsive ride.