Autumn Sneakers | The Coldest Kicks Part 3 (GORE-TEX EDITION) - The Drop Date

Autumn Sneakers | The Coldest Kicks Part 3 (GORE-TEX EDITION)

Coldest Kicks

Dark evenings, big coats and rainy weather can only mean one thing. The Autumn/Winter season has inevitably rolled around once again. If you’re not the biggest fan of the cold weather, why not brighten up the remainder of the year with some fresh kicks? After all, your summer sneaker rotation could probably do with some respite, passing the torch to footwear more equipped for the damper seasons. Built to withstand the rain and wind whilst remaining exceptionally durable, GORE-TEX-infused sneakers are the answer to achieving both style and practicality. In the third segment of our Coldest Kicks series, we’ll be taking you through our top picks of GORE-TEX sneakers. Let’s get into it!

1. New Balance 2002R GORE-TEX | M2002RXJ

New Balance 2002R GORE-TEX - M2002RXJ

When it comes to lifestyle kicks with impeccable comfort, New Balance knows exactly how to deliver every time. Within this sleek 2002R iteration, the GORE-TEX technology acts as the cherry on top. As well as a streamlined exterior of tonal grey hues, the magic lies within the comfort of the ABZORB midsole and N-ergy cushioning sole. Rounding off the model, a black rubber outer increases traction and minimises risk, also providing a solid foundation. Timeless style that’s guaranteed to withstand the winter breeze – what more could you want?

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2. Nike Air Max 90 GORE-TEX | FD5810-001

Nike Air Max 90 GORE-TEX FD810-001

The Nike Air Max 90 is an OG in the sneaker game, elevated even further with a GORE-TEX twist. Expressing an attractive mixture of midnight black and mica green, these kicks are the one for implementing a dynamic edge within your ‘fit. The GORE-TEX technology sits amongst the mesh materials, complimenting the shiny finish within the lower. The pale green hue illuminates the Swoosh, heel and lower eyelet sector, whilst other tonal shades adopt the Poured PU midsole and nose. 

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3. Converse Chuck 70 GTX | A04471C

Converse Chuck 70 GTX - A04471C

The Converse Chuck 70 is a solid choice for on-the-go casual style, smashing the streets with minimalist, versatile style. When you add waterproof tech to that mix, you get an unstoppable sneaker that you can confide in to deliver, every time. In this neutral edition, the upper takes on an entirely GORE-TEX canvas, equipped with OrthoLite cushioning for unparalleled day-to-day support. The classic All Star patch sits proudly on the lateral and medial sidewalls, reminding us of who we have to thank for this sophisticated weather-proof offering. 

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4. adidas Gazelle DCDT GORE-TEX | IE8480

Adidas Gazelle DCDT GORE-TEX - IE8480

Debuting all the way back in 1968, the adidas Gazelle continues to prove itself as a timeless model year after year. Sporting a contrasting palette of black and yellow, these Gazelle DCDT GORE-TEX kicks blend the terrace classic with waterproof tech. Swapping out the conventional suede for the performance material, the black upper forms the perfect base for yellow hits elsewhere. The striking hue floods the heel, Three-Stripes and branding, complementing the gum rubber outer that grounds the kicks. 

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5. Nike Pegasus Trail 4 GORE-TEX | DJ7926-001

Nike Pegasus Trail 4 GORE-TEX - DJ7926-001

Designed to support you in all of your running endeavours, the Nike Pegasus Trail 4 GORE-TEX has your back (or should we say, your feet) no matter what the weather throws your way. It’s the little things that make life easier; reduced rubber within the outsole ensures smoother transitions from the road to the trail. Adorned with generative traction patterning with every step, it doesn’t get more streamlined than this.

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6. New Balance 610 GORE-TEX | 659859 ML610XB

New Balance 610 GORE-TEX - 659859 ML610XB

If you’re looking for some kicks that offer distinctive flair and practicality in abundance, this New Balance 610 might just be the answer. Taking notes from the Boston-based label’s 00’s heritage, the model boasts a dynamic exterior of technical mesh and synthetic uppers. Looking towards the lower, an exaggerated midsole and rugged outsole form an alliance to combat any tough terrains. Aside from the monochromatic theme that surrounds this iteration, the lace toggles and GORE-TEX label implement a small pop of black, wrapping up the dynamic offering.

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7. asics Running Gel-Trabuco 11 GTX | 1011B608-002

asics Running Gel-Trabuco 11 GTX - 1011B608-002

The asics GEL-Trabuco 11 GTX is all about championing versatile trail-style with adaptive, lightweight stability. Navigating the outdoors can be challenging at the best of times, and although your footwear can’t necessarily eliminate these challenges, it can definitely make things easier. A flexible rock protection plate ensures protection against sharp rocks and uneven territory, whilst wide basenets help to ensure consistent stability on-the-go. If that wasn’t enough to guarantee a smoother journey, the additional 2mm to the foam’s stack height will definitely do the trick!

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8. Mizuno Wave Mujin TL GTX ‘Nomad’ | D1GA2364

Coldest Kicks Mizuno Wave Mujin TL GTX Nomad - D1GA2364

Japanese sportswear pioneer Mizuno knows its stuff when it comes to stylish trail-silhouettes. Elevating the original Wave Mujin TL by designer Tuan Lee, this innovative edition embraces a GORE-TEX fashioning, allowing confidence on and off the trail. Available in a neutral ‘Nomad’ colourway, this trailblazing model provides seamless style whilst possessing all of the performance attributes you need on the track. Achieving a resilient exterior, waterproof technology integrates into the durable recipe of the Mujin TL, nestled elegantly between ripstop mesh and thermo-panelling sections. Tailored for both the urban landscape and great outdoors, these are kicks you can always count on, no matter the weather.

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9. Saucony Shadow 6000 GTX | S70786-1

Saucony Shadow 6000 GTX - S70786-1 coldest kicks

Dripping with rustic flair, these Saucony Shadow 6000 GTX feel visually reminiscent of autumn leaves on the pavement. Paying homage to the retro ‘91 running shoe through innovative design elements, this model combines vintage style with contemporary performance tech. We know what you might be thinking at a first glance of this shoe, “Suede in wet weather? No chance!” – and typically you’d be right. However, a water-repellent overlay and GORE-TEX construction only means security and steeze wherever the path may lead you.

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10. Salomon XT-6 GORE-TEX | L47292000

Salomon XT-6 GORE-TEX - L47292000 Coldest Kicks

Bringing a refreshing pop of colour into our Coldest Kicks Round-up, the Salmon XT-6 GORE-TEX expresses a vibrant shade of green throughout. Utilising at least 33% of recycled materials within the upper, TPU overlays help carve out a dynamic structure.  Equipped for the harshest city conditions, XT-6 GORE-TEX features a progressive ePE membrane, PFC-free, and anti-debris mesh construction. The offerings of the inner are equally as exceptional, providing durable cushioning and stability no matter the distance.

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11. Merrell 1TRL Hydro Runner Mid GORE-TEX | J067914

Merrell 1TRL Hydro Runner Mid GORE-TEX - J067916

The Merrell 1TRL Hydro Runner Mid is a durable lifestyle shoe designed for high performance in various outdoor activities. Featuring GORE-TEX waterproof lining within an EVA foam cage, the sneaker embodies an innovative hydro aesthetic for a dynamic look. Landing in a monochromatic fashioning, the all-black flair speaks for itself. Completed with a Rebound Compound midsole for shock absorption, Merrell gets it right once again!

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12. Hoka Tor Ultra Lo GORE-TEX | 1130310SHTS

Hoka Tor Ultra Lo GORE-TEX - 1130310SHTS Coldest Kicks

Inspired by the Tor Ultra model’s design, this new release has been enhanced with a GORE-TEX weather-ready bootie construction. Sierra nubuck uppers arrive in striking red tones, adorned with a rubber toe cap for an extra spout of protection. The cherry on top of this resilient offering? A Vibram megagrip outsole for unparalleled traction on both dry and wet surfaces. 

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13. New Balance MT580 GTX | MT580RBL

New Balance MT580 GTX - MT580RBL Coldest Kicks

Last, but certainly not least, we have the New Balance MT580 GTX. Specially crafted using a combination of suede and GORE-TEX-infused mesh, these kicks are just as good for the streets as they are for the trail. Flaunting a deliciously autumn-coded palette of kombu-green and black hues, the attractive design ticks all the boxes, from streetwear to casual style. With Roll-Bar technology for stability and ABZORB cushioning for superior shock absorption, you can’t go wrong with the MT580 GTX.

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