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Best Nike shoes for Men

The Portland athletic giant got its start making running shoes. A waffle iron and billions of dollars later, Nike is the worldwide leader in making, marketing, and selling running shoes (among other athletic products). In fact, the current CEO of Nike got his start designing Nike's most popular running shoe: the Air Zoom Pegasus. Over the years, Nike has continued to perfect its popular running line, developing shoes for every stride, every budget, and every style.

Nike Air Zoom Odyssey

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • It works for my gait
  • It provides support, but is very light.
  • Mesh upper.

Nike Air Zoom Odyssey

Nike LunarTempo

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Great feel for the road or trail
  • The shoes sole, just feels right and very light / fast
  • Color

Nike LunarTempo

Nike Free 4.0

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Flexible
  • No heel counter
  • Flexible

Nike Free 4.0

Nike Air Zoom Pegasus 32

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • the combination of cushion and responsiveness
  • Breathable
  • Super light yet still lots of support

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

Nike Air Zoom Pegasus 32

Nike Air Zoom Vomero 11

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Comfortable,lite weight
  • It feels like running in a cloud but isn't too heavy or bulky.
  • Breathable, comfortable, flexible

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

Nike Air Zoom Vomero 11

Nike Air Zoom Elite 7

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • The forefoot cushioning and light weight
  • The shoe's upper wrapped around my foot well. The low profile heel-toe drop.
  • how well it immediately formed to my foot

Nike Air Zoom Elite 7

Nike Flyknit Lunar 3

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • The somewhat firm landing
  • Light weight and right amount of cushion.
  • Weight and Flyknit upper

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

Nike Flyknit Lunar 3

Nike Free 4.0 Flyknit

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Soft and comfortable
  • Comfort
  • flexible, breathable, feels like running barefoot but has enough support

Nike Free 4.0 Flyknit

Nike Air Zoom Vomero 10

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Cushion with support
  • It is very cushioned
  • Feels light on my feet, yet provides plenty of durable cushioning.

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

Nike Air Zoom Vomero 10

Nike Free 5.0 2014

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Upper and mid/outer sole flexibility and cushion
  • Allows normal motion of foot
  • Soft and light, yet has the support that I need. Fits well and is not clunky/noticeable when I run which is very important to me.

Nike Free 5.0 2014

Nike Air Zoom Structure 18

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Cushion
  • The over all stability of the structure is good. But the triple density foam could be improved upon.
  • Durability and comfortability

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

Nike Air Zoom Structure 18

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