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Best extremely durable shoes for Men who land on their heel

There are durable shoes and then there are extremely durable shoes. Extremely durable shoes can withstand pavement pounding and trail climbing. They're shoes that go past the traditional 300 mile replacement mark and allow you to get up to 600 miles. And while we wouldn't recommend giving them as heirlooms to your children, extremely durable shoes truly can withstand the test of time.

Asics GEL-Kayano 18

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Comfortable
  • light breathable
  • Price

Reviewers rate this shoe as being helpful for those with runner's knee/patellar tendinitis.

Asics GEL-Kayano 18

Brooks Transcend 3

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • I love it
  • It has good suport/cushioning
  • Just enough support without being too heavy or restrictive

Reviewers rate this shoe as being helpful for those with plantar fascitis and shin splints.

Brooks Transcend 3

Brooks Ghost 8

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Soft, durable, lots of support
  • Support
  • Supportive

Reviewers rate this shoe as being helpful for those with shin splints and IT band syndrome.

Brooks Ghost 8

Hoka One One Bondi 4

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • its protection.
  • Comfort
  • Lots of cushioning

Reviewers rate this shoe as being helpful for those with IT band syndrome and a bad back.

Hoka One One Bondi 4

Saucony Triumph ISO

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Flexible and a good platform in the sole for the foot
  • it fits my orthodics nicely
  • comfort!!!

Reviewers rate this shoe as being helpful for those with shin splints and a bad back.

Saucony Triumph ISO

Nike Air Zoom Structure 18

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Its moderate stability
  • The stability for the ankle and pronation
  • Stability

Reviewers rate this shoe as being helpful for those with shin splints and runner's knee/patellar tendinitis.

Nike Air Zoom Structure 18

Nike Air Zoom Pegasus 33

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • It has a lot of support, isn't overly bulky, and keeps getting improved all the time with the newest models
  • How comfortable my feet fit in them.
  • It's light with the right amount of cushion

Reviewers rate this shoe as being helpful for those with shin splints and achilles pain.

Nike Air Zoom Pegasus 33

Brooks Glycerin 14

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • The cushioning which keeps my legs feeling fresh
  • Stability and cushioning!
  • I am mostly free of pain

Reviewers rate this shoe as being helpful for those with plantar fascitis and runner's knee/patellar tendinitis.

Brooks Glycerin 14

Asics Gel-Nimbus 18

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • lightweight
  • The Gel-sole
  • cushioning

Reviewers rate this shoe as being helpful for those with runner's knee/patellar tendinitis and plantar fascitis.

Asics Gel-Nimbus 18

Mizuno Wave Rider 17

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • The upper, no overlays over the toe area
  • Comfortable
  • Extremely cushioned yet still lightweight

Reviewers rate this shoe as being helpful for those with achilles pain and plantar fascitis.

Mizuno Wave Rider 17

Brooks Adrenaline GTS 16

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Love the design
  • It is extremely lightweight
  • The stability and support it offers.

Reviewers rate this shoe as being helpful for those with shin splints and plantar fascitis.

Brooks Adrenaline GTS 16

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