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The 9 Best Men’s Running Shoes On Amazon

When you’re constantly hitting the pavement for exercise, a quality pair of running shoes is essential fitness gear to have. A great fit, along with plenty of comfort and style, is what paves the way for new distance records and personal bests.

Running shoes make up a giant category within the footwear arena. Many are serviceable but when you’re settling into mile number six or seven on a long jog, the last thing you need to be worried about is the state of your feet. We’ve investigated the field, laced ‘em up, and arrived at some of the best running shoes available on Amazon Fashion.


Hoka Bondi 7

Known for its incredibly cushioned foam soles, the Bondi 7 takes supreme running comfort to the next level by employing memory foam collars for added ankle comfort and an internal heel counter to provide support. They’re also made with a mesh upper, guaranteeing a light breathable feel.

Salomon Men’s Speedcross 5 Trail

Salomon Trail Running Shoe

Since 1947, Salomon has created elite outdoor gear for every type of sport and activity. Trail running is one of those activities, and their Speedcross 5 is the top-tier choice for those navigating all types of terrain. With strong rubber soles, a secure lace locking system, and a strong synthetic textile upper, you’ll be running over rocks and through creek beds with no issue.

Adidas Ultraboost 21

Adidas Ultraboost 21
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The brand with three stripes certainly knows running, as this shoe suggests. The Adidas Ultraboost 21 offers instant old shoe comfort with its sock-liner mold. The knitted body is stylish and keeps your feet cool while the strap design offers support and midsole protection. The feel is pillowy and the sole, a collaboration with Continental tires, is rubber traction at its best. Even better, these shoes look as good downtown as they do on the track.

Nike Air Zoom Pegasus 36 

Nike Pegasus 36

Nike Air Zoom Pegasus is a forever-trusted running shoe for a reason. Now in their latest iteration, the Pegasus 36 comes with all the bells and whistles. Durable waffle soles, soft sock liners, and snug-fitting flywire cables all aid in creating the smoothest ride possible.

Saucony Cohesion 14 Running Shoe

Saucony Running Shoe
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Saucony has always been great at proving wallet-friendly running shoes. Cohesion 14 offers added VERSARUN cushioning in the outsole and in the heel to reduce pressure for every type of stride.

New Balance Fresh Foam Roav Trail V1

New Balance Trail Running
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Trail running has gained more and more traction in recent years, and it’s no wonder why. The opportunity to challenge yourself with changing terrains and elevations means you need a shoe that’s up to the task. The Roav Trail v1 is such a running shoe. It’s got a durable rubber sole with traction and added toe protector, and a no-sew upper design to limit wear and tear and give the foot a snug fit.

ASICS Gel-Kayano 27

Asics Gel Kayano
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Japanese brand Asics has been outfitting runners and people on the move for over 40 years. The Gel-Kayano is a good-looking durable shoe, fit with the company’s iconic logo and plenty of stability and support. They’re lightweight and treated to some runner-friendly design, like the Impact Guidance System, which aids the natural motion of a running foot. And ample ventilation means breathability and no overheating.

Brooks Adrenaline GTS 20

Brooks Running Shoe
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The Adrenaline GTS 20 checks all the boxes for a modern running shoe: they’re versatile, supportive, flexible, and cushioned. They feature Brooks GuideRails, which helps prevent overextension and excessive force in the knees when striding. And as for their color, go for the black/white digital camo.

Mizuno Men’s Wave Inspire 16

Mizuno Running Shoe

Crafted with a light mesh upper and a soft sock liner, the Inspire 16 is made to handle those hot days on the pavement. The shoe is specifically geared towards road running. It features Mizuno’s X10 outsole for more durability and an updated heel collar for added comfort.

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