Best Minimalist Training Shoes – Top 7 Picks and Reviews 2020

We looked at the reviews online and found the best of the best using data-driven technology.

Here’s a look at the best Minimalist Training Shoes

SaleBestseller No. 1
Merrell Women's Vapor Glove 3 Sneaker, Black/Silver, 7.5 M US
  • Vibram TC5+
  • TrailProtect pad offers underfoot protection
SaleBestseller No. 2
Reebok Men's Floatride Run Fast Running Shoe - Color: White/Cobalt (Regular Width) - Size: 10
  • Materials: mesh engineered to create breathability
  • Best for: Long distance runs, including marathons, half marathons, 10Ks
  • Stabilizing EVA foam rim centers and balances your foot throughout gait cycle
  • Supportive 3D heel cradle is specially contoured to help eliminate heel irritation
  • Floatride Foam technology provides soft and lightweight cushioning for a responsive feel
Bestseller No. 3
WHITIN Men's Trail Running Shoes Minimalist Barefoot 5 Five Fingers Wide Width Size 7 Toe Box Gym...
  • Padded rear collar pad for achilles comfort.
  • 5 mm POWER FOOTBED for underfoot cushioning.
  • Engineered knit upper for a sock-like fit and flexible feel.
  • Zero-drop, non-elevated sole for proper posture and balance.
  • Sticky-grip rubber outsole combines grip, traction, and durability for trail-ready performance.
SaleBestseller No. 4
Inov-8 Womens Bare-XF 210 V2 - Barefoot Minimalist Cross Training Shoes - Zero Drop - Wide Toe Box -...
  • ➤ WIDE TOE BOX - The shoe runs wide and has a wide toe box that allows your toes to spread out naturally when lifting. Designed to promote a stable base for lifting without having to take off your shoes, it makes for a great powerlifting shoe. Smash your next PB with those rock-solid squats.
  • ➤ FLEXIBLE DESIGN - Our flex groove technology in the outsole allows natural flexing in the forefoot so you can do perfect standing calf raises with zero resistance. The super light design fits like a glove and makes an awesome versatile indoor workout and gym shoe.
  • ➤ ZERO DROP - The lack of support and cushioning provides a next to the ground feel ideal for calisthenics, martial arts training or general body movements requiring a barefoot feeling.
  • ➤ STICKY GRIP - Our patented sticky rubber compound is designed with maximum surface area coverage between the foot and ground. The grip firmly plants your feet and ensures the perfect no slip deadlift. The next best thing to lifting barefoot.
  • ➤ SIZE NOTE - The shoes come up a 4 on our fit scale (1 narrow - 5 wide)
Bestseller No. 5
Merrell Men's Trail Glove 5 Sneaker, Olive DRAB/Beluga, 11.0 M US
  • Vibram TC5+
  • Merrell Barefoot 2 construction for enhanced proprioception and stability during variable movement
Bestseller No. 6
TACTICAL RESEARCH TR Men's Mini-Mil TR105 Minimalist Combat Boot, Coyote - 5 R
  • OUTSOLE: 100% rubber EXCLUSIVE VIBRAM “TARSUS” is oil & slip resistant
  • INSOLE: Single density molded removable insert
  • 2 millimeter heel to toe “drop”
  • Highly breathable unlined upper
  • Double & triple stitched seams for enhanced durability
Bestseller No. 7
WHITIN Men's Trail Running Shoes Minimalist Barefoot 5 Five Fingers Wide Width Toe Box Gym Workout...
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WHITIN Men's Trail Running Shoes Minimalist Barefoot 5 Five Fingers Wide Width Toe Box Gym Workout...
  • Anatomical shape provides natural comfort.
  • Adaptive materials and minimalist construction.
  • Zero drop from heel to toe for a natural stride.
  • Our vegan friendly footwear uses 0% animal products.
  • Note, if between sizes, order next size down.