The Wave Paradox is a good stability shoe. I do, however, have some issues with it. For instance, the lateral heel of this shoe is still pretty beefy and does not ... lay down like the Nirvana or Alchemy did
A rare find in today’s market. A reasonably priced shoe that ticks all the boxes for a runner who needs support from their footwear. The GT 1000 4 doesn’t change ... much from last year but it didn’t need to. Asics again provides a cushioned, stable shoe that runs smooth and won’t leave you hoping you can still pay your
Mizuno pares down some aspects of the Wave Inspire 12 and beefs up other areas. This could be a divisive shoe for fans of the last few Inspires. It’s heavy and hot ... but it is incredibly stable and cushioned. Overall, a success provided the extra weight isn’t a deal breaker for you
The Mizuno Wave Paradox 2 is a greatly improved shoe from the previous version. The upper is infinitely more welcoming to run in. The stability is improved as is the ... cushioning. The arch and heel are more robust this year and I’m at a loss to explain why.
The Wave Prophecy 4 is the pinnacle of Mizuno Wave plate engineering. The shoe brings the hallmark Mizuno firm ride to another level that nearly pushes the Wave ... Prophecy 4 from the neutral category into stability. As such, previous fans should find a familiar ride underfoot and an improved upper on top. Neutral runners who
The newest Hurricane is not likely to change any previous held opinions as it follows the same path as its recent predecessors. The shoe still delivers a mild dose ... of stability with adequate cushioning and a feel for the ground underneath. For those who are interested in transitioning to a less structured shoe designed with a
The new GT 2000 3 turns out to be inching ever closer to the flagship Kayano. Runners who do not require a serious does of medial stability and enjoy a cloud-like ... ride may find the long run shoe of their dreams in the new GT 2000
A tremendously functional everyday shoe that won’t break the bank. The GT 1000 3 uses older Asics technology to bring the price down but all the pieces fall into ... place. Asics delivers a well cushioned, stable and dependable training shoe with the updated GT 1000
A considerable improvement over the divisive Wave Inspire 10. Although the shoes share the same midsole design, the upper of the Wave Inspire 11 harkens back to the ... low profile fit last seen in the Wave Inspire 9. Even with a last curvier than a Kardashian, the Wave Inspire 11 still provides enough rear foot control to deliver a
Saucony has successfully merged the attributes of a lowered midsole design with the medial correction that stability-minded runners need. The Omni 12 provides a good ... mix of features while keeping the price tag reasonable
Overall, Brooks brings an improved Trance 12 to market. In the shrinking stability marketplace the Trance 12 offers an attractive, stable solution for luxury-minded ... over pronators
A unique shoe with almost no competition, the Pure Cadence 2 is a fun, stable and good looking shoe that minimalist-curious over pronators can get along with ...
A slightly tweaked, blisteringly fast shoe that still maintains a touch of correction. A good value for the race minded runner-even with another price increase. Fans ... of the Wave Musha 4 should not be disappointed
Asics gambles with a total overhaul of its long standing performance stability shoe and ends up with a seriously improved product ...
Asics continues to masquerade the Kayano 19 as a serious support shoe for the flexible foot but the newest Kayano still favors cushioning and a nice upper over any ... legitimate attempt at moderate to maximum pronation control.
Although the Wave Elixir 8 stumbles a bit with a forefoot overlay issue, the shoe is still the reigning king of go-fast stability ...
Mizuno’s ultra-premium neutral shoe offers plenty of protection for even mild over pronators and provides a deceptively fluid, quick ride. However, the Wave ... Prophecy 2’s steep price tag makes for a substantial footwear investment
A completely overhauled shoe that manages to retain the classic GT feel and incorporate some more modern design elements including a 10 mm heel to toe differential ... and a firmer, more responsive forefoot. Should again prove to be a very popular daily trainer in the stability category