Saucony Echelon 9

The expected release date for the Saucony Echelon 9 is around – 23 September 2021.

The Saucony Echelon 9 will have the following features & updates:

  • The Echelon 9 from Saucony features a few updates and newer features.
  • The FormFit this time around will be more visible in the heel area, which will offer a more snug fit, while the toe box will be much roomier.
  • More extended sizes and wider widths will be available in most of the new color ranges in this new model.
  • As far as color ranges go, new designs and colors are available in the Echelon 9.
  • Similar comfort technology will be used in the midsole, such as the PWRRUN foam base, and a cushioned insole will be added.
  • The interior lining will be enhanced for optimal moisture-wicking properties.
  • Furthermore, the sole will remain the same, with additional flex grooves for forefoot flexibility, as well as a more lug tread.

Latest Version of the Saucony Echelon

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Saucony Echelon


PricePrice

  • The MSRP (Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price) for the Saucony Echelon 9 is estimated at $140.00.
  • There will be a slight price increase with the new model as more new technologies will be sued and implemented.

Arch support and pronation controlArch Support and Pronation Control

  • As far as arch support and pronation control of the Echelon 9 goes, it is more neutral.
  • The shoe will be aimed at a person with flat feet and lower arches while offering light stability and neutral pronation control.
  • Support features and fit will also be aimed at providing comfort and relief for those suffering from Morton’s Neuroma.

TerrainTerrain

  • I would recommend using your new Saucony Echelon 9 on even terrains and flat surfaces.
  • It will be ideal for light road running and use for everyday casual wear on a variety of flat and hard surfaces.

UseUse

  • The Echelon 9 from Saucony will be a versatile shoe.
  • The design will be ideal for lite jogging and walking.
  • It will also come in fashionable designs and colors, which makes it the ideal, everyday wear, casual shoe.
  • Furthermore, the support will be suited to persons who have flat feet and who may suffer from Mortons Neuroma.

DurabilityDurability

  • The Saucony Echelon 9 will be durable as a casual wear and light jogging shoe.
  • The mesh uppers will be able to withstand quite a bit of wear and tear.
  • As for the rubber sole, it will relatively lug and durable in constriction.

Fit and SizingFit and Sizing

Wide x wide

  • The new Saucony Echelon 9 will offer a very snug heel fit, and a wide and roomy toe box.
  • The new design is quite flexible and roomy, still holding FormFt technology that adapts to your feet’ shape.
  • There will also be wide and extra-wide width options available this time, besides just the standard size options.

WeightWeight

  • As for the weight of the new Echelon 9 you can look at a medium to heavy weight which is ideal for lite jogging and for walking.
  • The ladies model will weigh around 312 grams.
  • You can expect a weight of around 377 grams for the men.

Elevation of the Saucony Echelon 9

Heel HeightHeel Height

  • As for the Heel height for the Saucony Echelon 9, it will be around 27mm in height.
  • The higher heel offers good stability and will be ideal for jogging and walking.

Forefoot HeightForefoot Height

  • The Forefoot height is stacked at 19mm.
  • This is a general height in a light running and walking shoe.

Heel-to-Toe DropHeel-to-Toe Drop

  • In the new Saucony Echelon 9, there will be an 8mm heel to toe drop.
  • This heel to toe drop is ideal for light running, walking, and in a casual wear shoe.
  • The Lower Solid sole will provide an excellent platform that is stable and secure.

Components of the Saucony Echelon 9

OutsoleOutsole

  • As for the outsole in the Saucony Echelon 9, it still remains the trusted rubber technology.
  • New flex grooves will be added for better flexibility in the forefoot area.
  • There will also be a more lug tread design, this time, for optimal grip and traction.

MidsoleMidsole

  • As for the midsole of the new Echelon 9, it will remain pretty much the same.
  • The PWRRUN foam technology will be used, a premium foam that places plush layers of protection between your feet and the pavement.
  • Furthermore, there will be a comfortable interior lining and cushioned insole in the new model.

UpperUpper

  • In the new model, the Saucony Echelon 9, you can expect a much more roomy and wider toe box fit so that you can easily splay out your toes.
  • The FormFit design will still be kept. However, it will be more relaxed and flexible in the new model.
  • Furthermore, the same breathable Engineered mesh will be used in the new model, which is more flexible and comfortable.
  • There will also be many more fashionable and fresh color options available.

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Saucony Echelon 9




About the Author

David Alegeta

David is a long-distance hiker, a writer and an editor whose favorite topics include backpacking and trail running. He is an adventure athlete who covered over 20,000 miles. He frequently speaks to groups about the benefits of proper footwear and has written numerous articles on this subject. He lives in Dallas, Texas with his family.