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Peak Taichi Cloud R1 Review

The Peak Taichi Cloud R1 is a new lifestyle shoe from the China-based brand and they really played up on their design. People have continued to love Jordans and Nikes, but it’s always good to think outside the box and try something outside of the mainstream. For those who know, Taichi is one of the most comfortable foams currently available, and Peak has found a way to make it even better with Cloud foam.

Click the video above and read below to find out Chris’s take on the Taichi Cloud R1.

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What’s in the video?

In the video, Chris provides detailed information from all the usual categories, providing the in depth information you need. He supplies expert level opinions on the materials, cushioning, traction, support, and fit. Here’s some of what he discusses:

  • Nick Young and 24K Golden collaboration
  • Taichi + Cloud cushion
  • Cloud-looking midsole
  • Designed in Los Angeles
  • Comic-book-like outsole design
  • Sharp Peak logo
  • Most comfortable Taichi version
  • Ugliest one, too?
  • Best Cloud foam amongst brands
  • Basic, sock shoe upper
  • Box-type toe
  • Fuse on high-wear areas
  • 3M Reflective sections
  • Interesting lacing system
  • Sizing recommendations

As an added bonus, Mrs. Wing elaborates on the ways the shoe looks weird, giving comparisons to certain familiar things, then Chris helps her give away this sneaker.

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Watch the full video by pressing play above or by clicking here to watch on YouTube.

How to Buy the Peak Taichi Cloud R1

The Peak Taichi Cloud R1 will be available for soon at Peak retailers and the Peak Amazon store.

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