Adidas ZX 700 Trainers – A Brief History
Adidas is one of the most recognisable and classic sportswear brands of all time. Formed in Germany in 1948 by Adolf “Adi” Dassler after splitting with his brother, over the last 60 years they’ve produced some classic designs and styles which are desired the world over. The companies 3 stripe logo is featured on all Adidas products and is clearly defined all of their products, including the ZX 700.
The Adidas ZX 700 trainer is part of the Adidas Originals range and were originally launched in the 1980s. Back then this shoe was way ahead of it’s time with it’s durable, high-performance outsole it provided comfort and support when running over a range of surfaces, even when running long distances.
One of the unique things about the ZX700 shoe is the fact that they are bio-mechanically correct. Bio Mechanics is the study of how it moves in mechanical terms. Bio Mechanically correct trainers are designed to work in harmony with the movement of your body as you run. This is especially useful when running over long distances to prevent injury.
The latest version of the Adidas ZX 700 still reflects the classic standout 80s style, however Adidas have brought it bang up-to-date with a unique mix of real and synthetic textiles and great looking fresh colours. You do of course, still get that all important bio mechanically sound trainer sole that will last, even over high mileage.
If your a serious runner then these shoes may not be for you as you can probably find more modern, up-to-date training shoes. However if you want a shoes that’s ultra comfortable, stylish and classic then you won’t be disappointed with the Adidas ZX 700. If you owned a pair back in the day then I doubt you’ll have to think twice about getting the modern equivalent and reliving the good times of the 80s.
Available in a range of colours and styles from bright colours through to more subtle toned down shades, so you’ll be able to find a pair that goes with your individual style and look. If you’re looking for a great new pair of Adidas originals trainers then you won’t be disappointed with a new pair of Adidas ZX700s.