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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:

  • It works for my gait
  • Triple density foam
  • Comfort and support

Nike Air Zoom Odyssey

Nike Air Zoom Pegasus 32

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Light weight
  • It is comfortable, not too light but not heavy at all. Perfect heel to toe drop for an everyday trainer
  • Cushion

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:

  • Flexible
  • The stability for the ankle and pronation
  • Comfortable and lighter weight

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:

  • Soft
  • Lighter weight than most stability shoes
  • The arch support

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, breathable, feels like running barefoot but has enough support
  • Lightweight and Cushioning of the heel
  • The cushion helping with impact

Nike Free 4.0 Flyknit

Nike LunarGlide 7

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Lightweight
  • It feels good
  • It's cushioning and weight for a stability shoe.

Nike LunarGlide 7

Nike Air Zoom Pegasus 33

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Great choice of colors
  • It's lighter but can last my high mileage
  • The support for running higher mileage

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:

  • Stability
  • Cushion
  • Soft, light, enough support

Nike Air Zoom Structure 19

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