The right weightlifting shoes offer support and stability, rep after rep.
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And when it comes to your training, your weightlifting or squat shoes are among the most important pieces of gear in your bag. Other kinds of athletic shoes, including trainers and running shoes, have built-in cushion that is not conducive to weightlifting workouts. Weightlifters need specialized footwear to help them properly position their body and use its force to move weight for deadlifting, snatches, power cleans, and other Olympic style lifts.
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Some lifters like a shoe with cushion and even a slight platform or wedge along the outsole for an extra level of support. Other weightlifters swear by the benefits of a ultra-minimal shoe construction. With minimal cushion, these close-to-the-ground shoes help you better control your stance as you lift. Dig deep and drive through your squats with squat shoes from DICK'S Sporting Goods. With increased ankle range of motion, you can improve your weightlifting form. Keep in mind, weightlifting shoes are generally more low-profile than other kinds of athletic footwear, like basketball shoes or running shoes, for example. Makes for the perfect Olympic lifting shoe
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Weightlifting shoes support your training with a precise level of support and stability. Key components of your weightlifting shoe include a low-profile construction, a hard, flat outsole and straps for a locked-in fit. Use these guidelines to find the footwear that's right for you: