A boot isn’t a tactical boot. A hiking boot isn’t a tactical boot, and a police shoe, might not be a tactical boot either. So, what makes a tactical boot, for lack of a better word, tactical? We’ll help you understand in this blog.

Training boots have come a long way since your great-grandpa bought them for duty. Advances in boot technology is sophisticated and footwear is now categorized by how you intend to use them.

What this means is if you choose a boot based on hype or simply appearance, your feet are going to hate you, and you’ll end up spending more money in the future on more comfortable footwear. To help you avoid spending money of training boots that won’t do anything but hurt your feet – even if you look good while you’re wearing them, we’ve provided some tips to help you choose the best boots right off the bat.