Altra Escalante 2.5 Men's Black Ready to run or down to chill: the Altra Escalante 2.5 gives runners the best of both performance and style. Slip into a sock-like knit upper for breathable comfort, whether on the run or out on the town. Every step on the Altra EGO™ midsole delivers a soft and responsive ride to help you push the pace. With cushion for running and comfort for style, it'll be hard to take off the Altra Escalante 2.5! What's New? A sock-like knit upper improves comfort while adding a casual style. Who's it for? Neutral runners searching for a light and energetic shoe to power through up-tempo runs and speed sessions. Anyone who wants a versatile shoe that provides both athletic performance and casual style. Shoe Technology Upper: Sock-like upper with added perforations increased breathability and comfort. Footshape toe box allows your feet to splay naturally inside the shoe, promoting a fast yet stable ride. Midsole: Altra EGO™ midsole provides a soft and responsive ride. Zero Drop™ platform places the heel and forefoot at the same distance from the ground to encourage a natural form and low-impact landings. Outsole: InnerFlex™ grooves increases flexibility and responsiveness.