Originally Posted by wingin' it
I'm looking for a pair of shoes that are good in wet road conditions and rainy weather. Were the Merrell good due to snow cushioning or can you wear them on the road with little issue? I see a couple of the mixmaster listed at R Warehouse (MM2 and MM Tuff). The MM2 have a waterproof option is why I'm asking.
I'd say go for it. I was running on snow covered road and I got great traction. There were definitely sections of exposed wet pavement and while not ideal as a road shoe, they were not uncomfortable under foot at all. Nice little shoe, and I have a collection of a dozen pairs and have tried on basically everything else that exists.
Another shoe PSA actually, the adidas energy boost is real. Very light comfortable tight fitting shoe. Took them out for 10 this morning and they were verry comfortable and responsive. I think they would be appropriate for track, tempo, long runs and recovery. The "how many miles did you run today" one shoe