Prior to 2017, the British Army issued Silver Shadows, PT-03 (cross-trainer), and PT1000 (running shoes) to recruits.
The current training shoes issued to recruits are:
- The Magnum shoe fitness trainer for outdoor use; and
- The Hi Tec Viper Court for indoor use.
FOI 2017/79625/05/01 dated 17 November 2017.
Sinclair, J. & Taylor, P.J. (2014) Influence of new military athletic footwear on the kinetics and kinematics of running in relation to army boots. Journal of Strength and Conditioning Research. 28(10):2900-8. doi: 10.1519/JSC.0000000000000477.