SAUCONY PEREGRINE 13: LIGHTER AND MORE CUSHIONED THAN EVER
SAUCONY PEREGRINE 13: LIGHTER AND MORE CUSHIONED THAN EVER. Our TRAIL RUNNING SHOES section continue with the 2023 novelties and today is the time of this Saucony Peregrine 13.
As you might remember, with this article we continue the trilogy of articles were we will introduce you in the coming days the 3 new models of theperegrine Saga: the Peregrine 13 that we analyze today, the Peregrine 13 ST and the Peregrine 13 GTX. A model Named after the fastest bird on Earth, the 13th version of the saga comes with a price in 150€, a weight 2760 g, which is 15 g less than the previous version Saucony Peregrine 12, a drop of 4 mm and 5mm lugs. Let’s go with the analysis by Hekruca.
SAUCONY PEREGRINE 13: LIGHTER AND MORE CUSHIONED THAN EVER.
150€ | 260 G. | DROP 4MM
Free your feet with lightweight speed! Your updated Men’s Saucony Peregrine 13 trail running shoes maintain the same PWRTRAC outsole and rockguard that make this shoe extra tough, and magical PWRRUN foam midsole that ensures ultimate off-road comfort. But this model lost even more weight (yes, you read that right!). Coming in at just 9.2 oz, you’ll be shocked at the mileage you accomplish and energy you save. With sleek new colors and small tweaks to every detail of the shoe, your Peregrine 13 offers an elevated experience while maintaining the comfort and rugged function you love from this series.
SAUCONY PEREGRINE 13: DATA SHEET
- Price: €150.
- Weight: 260 grams., lighter than the previous version 275grams.
- Stack height: 28mm/24mm, a couple of mms more that its predecessor (+1,5mm)
- Drop: 5mm
- Midsole: PWRRUN. A Saucony classic that
- PWRTRAC OUTSOLE: The brand’s rubber has proven its reliability and grip on all terrains, with wet rock perhaps as its weak point
SAUCONY PEREGRINE 13: HIGHLIGHTS
Seamless, breathable and recycled upper, which makes the foot be hugged in a comfortable and stable way with the help of a durable, malleable, seamless and well-ventilated nylon reinforced mesh.
As mentioned , the upper part is made of recycled material, in order to reduce the ecological footprint. The mesh upper built in one single piece, “hug” the feet with the heel collar and helps the fit and adjustment even in the most difficult terrain. On the toe box, we can see the typical rock protection and both in the front and the back the gaiter compatible clips.
PWRRUN foam provides the responsiveness to keep you quick and agile on the trail. Rock plate ensures protection for pushing uphill and driving downhill with confidence. With its 4 mm drop and 5 mm deeply patterned PWRTRAC rubber, you get excellent ground contact, grip and running feel regardless of the surface.
PWRTRAC rubber outsole and rock guard ensure maximum traction and grip on rugged terrain, maximum with the 5 mm lugs that will give a good grip and traction in any kind of terrain, mountains, mud, snow or any similar.
These are in fact the deepest and most widely spaced outsole lugs from Suacony to help us take off of soft terrain without losing speed. Inside the outsole, a ROCK PLATE carbon fiber fabric has been integrated, which distributes the pressure and protects the foot against sharp stones and roots.
SAUCONY PEREGRINE 13: CONCLUSION.
The first thing we would like to highlight is the great weight reduction: going from 310 grams in the Peregrine 11 to 275 grams in the Peregrine 12 and the 260g. of this Peregrine 13.
The trend is confirmed by all brands of running/trailrunning shoes in these moments: get a shoe for the POPULAR runner under 300 grams, balanced, stable and with decent/good durability. The battle with the elites is already down to even 250 grams.
Based on the numbers and what we’ve seen so far, these Peregrine 13 will meet the requirements of any popular trail runner, and even many elites, who want a shoe with long-lasting cushioning, traction, and reliable protection for their workouts. in the technical mountain.
In addition, they will also be good for those who prefer to wear low-drop (4mm) shoes during their training sessions, and why not, competition.
And of course, it will delight all those long-time fans of the Peregrine series who want the same mix of speed and protection, with new features to improve the experience. Every day this Saucony falcon flies higher, without a doubt.
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