* Rainy season can mean walking through puddles and getting caught in showers
* These waterproof sneakers keep your feet comfortable and dry
* Stylish brands include ASICS, Nike, UGG and Adidas
While leaving the freezing weather behind can be a wonderful feeling, one of the problems with spring is all the spring showers. Whether you walk, cycle or even just run errands around town, you’re almost certainly going to be faced with some water-filled moments as spring arrives. Of course, you could do your best to avoid going outside when the clouds are forming, but it’s better to be well prepared for whatever Mother Nature throws at us.
This selection of sneakers features designs for fighting the wet weather. Each is waterproof and able to get you where you want to go with dry feet intact. They don’t sacrifice style or comfort, either. There’s a range of options in the field of waterproof shoes, including sneakers from popular brands like Nike, Adidas and UGG.
Find the right pair for you and leave your worries behind when the raindrops start to fall.
1. Nike Renew Rival Shield
The Nike Renew Rival Shield sneakers use a water-repellant upper to provide your feet with a protective barrier from the wet. They also support one of the sportiest looking styles on our list and come in 3 different color options. You’ll find a quick and easy drawstring closure on these Nike shoes. Plus, there’s a handy pull loop on the back of the shoes to help you slip them on with ease.
2. UGG Brock II WP
If comfort is your main priority, the UGG Brock II WP shoes are for you. Inside, you’ll find a padded tongue and collar as well as a generously padded insole. The soft textile lining provides additional comfort while the lace-up closure ensures the fit is secure and comfortable. Finally, the durable rubber outsole makes dealing with wetter conditions a breeze.
3. Adidas Stan Smith WP Shoes
Specifically built for wet weather, the Stan Smith WP Shoes will ensure you make it to your destination with dry feet. Named after the tennis great by Adidas, these stylish shoes boast plenty of history. But this modern version incorporates a more rugged feel, taking inspiration from traditional work boots. The shoes also feature a gusset tongue to further aid in the waterproofing.
4. SeaVees Army Issue High
If you’re looking for a pair of genuine leather sneakers to keep you looking stylish and dry at the same time, these SeaVees Army Issue Highs might be the right choice for you. They feature a genuine leather upper as well as a lace-up construction, which helps to provide a secure and comfortable fit around your feet. The gusseted tongue adds further protection from the wet while the superior comfort of the footbed and the antibacterial and hypoallergenic canvas prevent odors from building up.
5. VEJA SDU RT
Sporting a traditional sneaker look, these VEJA SDU RTs are a great choice for staying dry when you’re running around town. Not only is the upper made from B-mesh, a material which uses recycled plastic bottles and delivers waterproofing, the panels are also made from a vegan-friendly suede and TPU. Plus, you’ll find these Brazil-made shoes incorporate an outsole constructed from EVA and Amazonian rubber as well as a recycled EVA insole. Completing the attractive look of the sneakers is a lace closure, a rounded toe and VEJA logos on the tongue and heel.
6. ASICS Tiger Gel-Lyte® MT G-TX
With their throwback style, the ASICS Tiger G-TX sneakers deliver comfort and class in a shoe which will also keep you well protected from adverse weather. This newer version incorporates a GORE-TEX® waterproof membrane to put plenty of barriers between your feet and the wet. On the side, you’ll find the ever-present Asics design. The shoes also boast a breathable neoprene lining, EVA midsole and rubber outsole with flex grooves to ensure maximum comfort for the wearer.