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Best Nike shoes for Men who prefer stability support

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.

People who pronate have their arches collapse inward when they run. There's nothing wrong with this--in fact, many of the world's best runners are pronators. The key is to find the right sneaker to help mitigate the issue. Stability shoes help overpronators by keeping the gait straight as the foot hits the ground. These shoes provide decent arch support and solid cushioning. You can find stability competition shoes, regular pavement shoes, or trail shoes.

Nike Air Zoom Odyssey

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Triple density foam
  • Comfort and support
  • Mesh upper.

Nike Air Zoom Odyssey

Nike Air Zoom Pegasus 32

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • The Responsivness
  • Just the right balance between cushioning and shoe weight
  • price

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 Structure 18

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • The over all stability of the structure is good. But the triple density foam could be improved upon.
  • The support
  • The support

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

Nike Air Zoom Structure 18

Nike LunarGlide 8

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Pretty light and breathable
  • Support
  • Lighter weight than most stability shoes

Reviewers rate this shoe as being helpful for those with flat feet and IT band syndrome.

Nike LunarGlide 8

Nike Free 4.0 Flyknit

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Flexible so I am able to train for my running and field events without changing shoes.
  • Soft and comfortable
  • Comfort

Nike Free 4.0 Flyknit

Nike LunarGlide 7

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • The overall mix of cushioning and stability
  • It's lightweight and has enough support.
  • Lightweight

Nike LunarGlide 7

Nike Air Zoom Pegasus 33

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Flexible, comfortable, springy, light, good looking
  • Where I bought it
  • Support and flexibility

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

Nike Air Zoom Pegasus 33

Nike Air Zoom Structure 19

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • The smooth heel to toe transition and good forefoot cushioning
  • Stability
  • gives the right support needed but is clunky

Nike Air Zoom Structure 19

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