Sliding is not what you want when you are running. Nike Hermes is light as a feather, but strong as titanium. They are designed to give a great support to your ankle and its unique design let's you run anywhere, anytime.
What is the problem with the typical running shoes that let's you slide or fall when you step on something? It is their sole! What sole design could avoid this?
Circular pattern like the tentacles of the octopus would be appropriate to avoid sliding. Gap between the patterns allows more flexibility of the sole.
Shapes such as the little spikes are good for stepping on rough edges. Here are the combinations.
Air circulation is critical for a running shoe. Flexibility of the upper will differentiate the running experience for the users. Also a design that could protect the user's ankle is necessary.
Nike HERMES is designed for runners who loves to run anywhere. Its unique sole lets you prevent from sliding and the upper design gives a maximum air circulation.