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What Is Your Favorite Running Sneaker?

Most of us are pretty particular about our footwear and running sneakers are no exception. Some women are pretty particular about the brand of sneaker they wear when exercising. Whether you choose because of the style, fit, comfort, activity level, or price, nothing beats a great pairs of kicks.

Since I am going to be asking about many of your favorite things, I really want to know. . .

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lilkimbo lilkimbo 9 years
I love my New Balance, but I know some other people who have had problems with them. In the end, I voted for Nike. My Nike Shox are, by far, the most comfortable shoes I've ever worn! I love them!
amber_castaldo amber_castaldo 9 years
Brooks are the true running shoes! I tried Ryka but they just gave me bad shin-splints.
anned anned 9 years
I go between Asics and Saucony-love them both!
xgravity23 xgravity23 9 years
I wear Pearl Izumi and I love them!!!
EastVillageAmy EastVillageAmy 9 years
Asics Equation, best shoe ever for my feet. There are very few options for us suppinators (under pronators)and these really fit the bill. I also have the dancer bunions and these shoes got me thru my first marathon. Super cushiony, snug heels, amazing shoes.
pinkbella51 pinkbella51 9 years
i never realized what a difference sneakers actually make until i bought my first pair of asics! they're the absolute best
ilanac13 ilanac13 9 years
i've been running in Nikes for a while now - and i sometimes switch it up to asics - but either way they are good shoes!
elle86 elle86 9 years
I LOVE Asics! I'm wearing them now... ;)
georgie2 georgie2 9 years
I love my new pair of asics, they're white and pink and silver details and my feet pain when running and stuff hasn't been as bad!
designergirl designergirl 9 years
Nikes are the only ones narrow enough for my feet. New balance and Adidas are way too wide for my feet. My Nikes have held up forever, too.
nopenope nopenope 9 years
New Balance. I recently went looking to upgrade to a newer pair of New Balance. The shoe section employee explicitly told me that that's the brand he always reccommends when people ask for suggestions. We totally had a fanboy/girl gush about how well they hold up, the forms and fitting and body impact. This wasn't even the first time a shoe salesman has gushed about New Balance with me, it's happened quite a few times!
ktacce ktacce 9 years
mizuno! those things have never EVER given me problems, i'm about to get my second pair for christmas! yipee!
NiceDriveway NiceDriveway 9 years
New Balance, New Balance, New Balance. They make a wide toe box, which is sooooo comfortable. As well, I'm a terrible over pronator--my knees and feet roll inward. It's an awful problem and it causes a lot of unnecessary knee pain. New Balance, I've found, makes the best shoe to prevent and correct for overpronation.
cynthiasolc cynthiasolc 9 years
Spira makes the best running shoes ever!!! They have springs embedded in the shoes to absorb some of the shock from your knees and joints. They are currently banned from being used in professional athltetic events because they supposedly give the runner an unfair advantage. They're working towards getting that banned removed, which I believe to be a bit unfair. They truly are amazing, though. I'm an outside jogger and have had no knee complaints since I've worn these. I LOVE ME SOME SPIRA SHOES!!!
funkygeorge funkygeorge 9 years
I saw a guy running at the gym wearing old school converse once.
pinupsweetheart pinupsweetheart 9 years
Nike, I have flat feet and Nike's fit me perfect everytime every style. I have tried Adidas and they never feel right.
dd-sugar dd-sugar 9 years
Another Adidas Supernova fan. My last pair needed replacing and I was thrilled to find a pair last month, 60% off - early Christmas gift to myself!
bellechic bellechic 9 years
ASICS!! I love running 5k races and I find that these shoes support health of my legs and knees. ( or so i
ilovecandyfloss ilovecandyfloss 9 years
I know Nike is evil and yet... I can't live without my Air Pegasus! They're the only shoe that doesn't screw up my knees or give me a headache. Plus, they're pretty!
Bettyesque Bettyesque 9 years
Nike and Puma .... most comfortable anyway
bp99 bp99 9 years
brooks radius. i buy the same model each time now. why take a chance with something that i do so much in? They are really comfortable, but again feet are like snowflakes! No 2 are alike.... er wait.
runnergeek runnergeek 9 years
for you brooks people, what shoe model do you have?
CiaoBella2 CiaoBella2 9 years
Brooks, I've been buying the same running shoe for 3 years now. Have tried other brands at Fleet Feet, but my tootsies feel best in Brooks. :jog:
krEnElk krEnElk 9 years
i have a very narrow heel but my feet are wide at the toes, and asics fit me perfectly! i love them!
ER1008 ER1008 9 years
I have a pair of Mizuno's that fit me like nothing else, love them. I had a gift card to Nike so I got a pair of Nike running sneakers (can't remember which ones) and I absolutely hate them.
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