Adidas Powerlift 5

Adidas Powerlift 5

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  • 16mm heel lift
  • Durable construction that provides stability and grip
  • Excellent choice for beginners who want to try weightlifting shoes
  • Narrow toe box may require some to go up half a size

In-Depth Review

adidas Powerlift 5 Review (2024): Durable, Secure Shoes Built to Last

adidas Powerlift 5 Review (2024): Durable, Secure Shoes Built to Last

Are these powerlifting shoes worth the cost? Our tester shares his experience in this adidas Powerlift 5 review. Read the full review.

Pros & Cons

What we like ...
  • Good entry-level lifting shoe at only $130
  • 16mm effective heel height
  • Sturdy construction with a minimalist design
What needs improvement ...
  • Toe box may be too narrow for some
  • Canvas upper isn't very breathable
  • Not meant for cross-training or running

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      The Adidas Powerlift 5 is a great choice for those who want to try a weightlifting shoe without breaking the bank, and is very reasonably priced compared to many Olympic lifting shoes.