If you’re looking for sneakers to hit the pavement — literally — look no further. Here, FN has rounded up our top picks for women’s road running shoes that you can wear to do anything from power walk to run a marathon to even take part in a triathlon.
We’ve selected three styles from tried and tested athletic brands like Saucony and Reebok that come in a variety of colorways. Also, we take into account different levels of cushioning for varying degrees of comfort. There are styles that come in wide widths and styles that are made for a more narrow fit. Read on for more information.
1. Altra AFW1923G Women’s Kayenta Running Shoe
This sneaker comes in three colorways, which can work with a variety of workout looks.
Pros: This sneaker style is designed to improve natural foot positioning, toe splay and comfort. It offers comfort and stability. It features light cushioning. This shoe has a double layer construction that adapts to different foot shapes. The toe box is wide.
Cons: Not a good option if you prefer thicker cushioning.
2. Saucony Women's VERSAFOAM Cohesion 12 Running Shoe
Made by one of the most respected brands in running, this sneaker style comes in 12 colorways.
Pros: This sneaker style by Saucony comes in wide widths. It is made with a rubber sole and synthetic materials. Its outsole is durable, and it has supportive overlays. It features a grid technology that provides athletes with a performance advantage. This shoe is recommended by doctors for patients with plantar fasciitis.
Cons: Not ideal for people with narrow feet.
3. Reebok Women's Endless Road Running Shoe
Made by one of the top brands in running, Reebok, this shoe is made for optimal performance and comfort.
Pros: This style comes in five colorways, so you can pair this shoe with a variety of workout looks. This shoe is lightweight and breathable. It features a cushioned outsole. It offers a comfortable fit.
Cons: This shoe runs small.
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