Running is an excellent way to maintain good overall health and a strong heart. Just like any other sport or physical activity it requires at least some basic gear at it all starts with running shoes. Men tend to have it easier as there is a wide selection of running shoes but this also makes it more difficult to find a decent pair. To make the search easier, here are 10 pairs that are worth spending money on. Here are the top 10 best running shoes for men in 2017.
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- 10. New Balance Men’s M980V1 Fresh Foam Running Shoe
- 9. adidas Performance Men’s Powerblaze M Running Shoe
- 8. New Balance Men’s MX623v2
- 7. PUMA Men’s Cell Surin Cross-Training Shoe
- 6. Reebok Men’s Crossfit Nano 4.0 Training Shoe
- 5. adidas Performance Men’s Galaxy Elite M Running Shoe
- 4. Under Armour Men’s UA SpeedForm® Apollo Running Shoes
- 3. Onitsuka Tiger Mexico 66 Classic Running Shoe
- 2. Nike Men’s Free 5.0 Running Shoe
- 1. ASICS Men’s GEL-Noosa Tri 9 Running Shoe
The New Balance M980V1 are an interesting pair of running shoes. They are made of a textile mesh and synthetic leather with a rubber sole and plenty of cushioning to protect the foot from impact and solid surfaces. The design makes them appealing to a lot of consumers and all 6 different colors options seem to be equally appreciated.
Despite the fact that they look rather large the adidas performance Powerblaze running shoes are quite light and comfortable. They are covered with a synthetic mesh that lets air ventilate the inside of the shoe and prevent sweating. The sole is soft and the interior is cushioned properly to ensure maximum comfort. Being placed in terms of pricing in the lower range makes the accessible even for the ones with a limited budget.
New Balance offers one of the more affordable running shoes that comes with leather and textile mesh to ensure decent comfort and proper interior ventilation. They have a rubber sole that can absorb impact and ensure optimal foot protection. The midsole is made of EVA which add extra comfort and support when running.
The PUMA Suring running shoes are an excellent pick for beginners or runners that do not want to spend too much on their gear. They are made of durable synthetic leather with a rubber sole and a thin midsole that ensures excellent grip and moderate comfort. The model is available in 9 color variations and comes with heel cushioning for added comfort and extra protection against injuries.
The Reebok Crossfit nano are a great looking pair of shoes that comes in no less than 33 color variations. They are a bit more expensive than most other models but this is well compensated by the comfort they offer and the quality of build. The model comes with a rubber sole and a foam midsole to protect the foot from impact and injuries. Reebok also added their proprietary RopePro wrap that offers additional protection.
Simple shoes like he adidas Performance Galaxy Elite are quite appealing for most casual runners. They are made of both synthetic leather and textile fabrics with a mesh covering the show to offer a bit of ventilation. The midsole is made of foam in order to absorb impact and add more comfort. Reebok offers the model in multiple colors including grey, blue, red, black and dark blue.
Under Armor is more of a local brand for the US market and surprisingly they are quite underappreciated. The SpeedForm Apollo running shoes managed to become quite popular due to their appealing design, light construction and comfort offered. Like most other shoes they are made of synthetic leather with a rubber sole and midsole. The interior is properly padded for improved comfort while the upper side is perforated to offer a bit of ventilation.
The Ontisuka Tiger Mexico 66 men running shoes gain popularity due to their classic design and lightweight build. Inspired by a 1968 pair of running shoes the model is made out of leather and comes with a rubber sole while the midsole is made of foam to help absorb shocks. The top side of the shoes is covered with a mesh to offer interior ventilation.
Nike has several running shoes models available but the Free 5.0 are difficult to match in terms of comfort and quality of built. They have a rubber sole and midsole while the top side is covered with synthetic leather and mesh. Nike built Free 5.0 to be comfortable, light and to offer protection when running.
ASICS GEL-Noosa Tri 9 running shoes are by far the most appreciated model from the manufacturer. They are completely manmade which is why they are a bit more expensive. The model is available in 6 different color variations and comes with a rubber sole and mesh to provide protection, ventilation and comfort.