For many keeping fit today has become more than just completing a few push-ups in the gym, it has become a long hard training session and for some it has even become a sport. There was a time when people that wanted to keep fit or stay in shape, would go to the gym and just do one set of exercises and that was it, they considered themselves reasonably fit and their bodies were in good shape. That recently changed though when some ex-special forces started to go to these same gyms and complete the exercise routines they had become used to. These routines were far more intense and varied from what the others using the gym had seen before and they started to realize that maybe they were not quite as fit as they thought they were. As more and more gym users would try and follow the example set by the ex-special forces, they became fitter and fitter which soon prompted them into competition to see who was now in fact the fittest. That of course led it to become a sport and the name of that training and sport became known as crossfit. As it is with any sport these days, to participate in one you have to have the correct gear and even though crossfit may be relatively new, there are already special trainers to be worn whilst training or participating in the sport. However the best Crossfit shoes may still be in question as there are several brands, all of which claim to be the best. In order to assist you in choosing the right trainers for you though, there are websites that provide reviews from people that have already bought them and in these reviews they state how comfortable and effective they are. Obviously the objective of a sports shoe is to give support to the parts of your feet come under the most pressure whilst playing the sport. In the case of crossfit though that is rather more difficult than it is with other sports as crossfit requires a wide variety of exercises and a typical crossfit exercise routine will combine gymnastics with aerobics with weight lifting and push-ups. In fact the training includes many aspects from a variety of different exercise routines but once used to the routine, you will be as fit as is humanly possible. That is the idea of crossfit, to get you into the best possible shape and make you as fit as is possible. For many this will mean reaching their pain fresh hold during training and then press on further. The actual sport requires participants to undergo an assortment of exercises and hurdles which are all designed to weaken you. Although participants are usually well trained, they can complete the course but to be the best, you must display your dominance by completing in the shortest time possible. At completion level of course the correct foot wear is essential if a participant is not to receive any injuries.