Brooks Ghost 9 Men’s Running Shoe
Best Neutral Running Shoes. The Brook Ghost 9 Men’s Running Shoe ($120) is one of the most well known and highly rated shoes ever. It is so respected that it was named the best buy in Runner’s World 2016 fall shoe guide. The Ghost 9 is a neutral runner that delivers a balanced and smooth ride. Features include BioMoGo DNA midsole cushioning that adapts to every step, a full-length segmented crash pad for smooth transitions, and an engineered mesh upper that enhances breathability. Overall weight is 11.3 ounces with a Midsole Offset of 12mm.
Adidas Adizero Adios 3 Men’s Running Shoe
The Adidas Adizero Adios 3 Men’s Running Shoe ($119) is a low profile neutral running shoe that features a breathable mesh upper and a full boost midsole that returns energy after every step. It is also one of the lightest running shoes around coming in a just over 8 ounces. The upper is made from a textile mesh upper that has an open weave for maximum breathability. It also has synthetic overlays that provide support. The continental rubber outsole was made to provide best in class grip for dry and wet conditions. A great shoe for those looking for a minimal running experience.
Brooks Cascadia 11 Men’s Running Shoe
Best Trail Running Shoes. The Brooks Cascadia 11 Men’s Running Shoe ($150) are the trail runner’s best friend. The upper features a Gore-Tex breathable technology that keeps feet dry in wet conditions. It is made from a lightweight microfiber and has synthetic overlays. The interior lining was specifically made to wick moisture away in order to keep your feet warm and dry. Most of the tech is in the mid and outsoles. The Full-length midsole provide dynamic, adaptive cushioning, the crash pad provides heel-to-toe transitions, and the HPR Green outsole offers the best in class traction in wet and dry conditions. And lastly, a ballistic rock shield protects soles from sharp and bumpy hazards.
Hoka One One Clifton 3 Men’s Running Shoe
Lightweight Running Shoe. The Hoka One One Clifton 3 Men’s Running Shoe ($130) is one of the lightest road running shoes you can buy. It’s a neutral runner that comes in at just 6.8 ounces and features a 5mm offset. The upper features a seamless speed frame construction which minimizes weight and provides exceptional comfort. The full-length compression molded EVA midsole is also very light and provides on of the smoothest rides around.