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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 provides support, but is very light.
  • Triple density foam
  • Comfort and support

Nike Air Zoom Odyssey

Nike Air Zoom Pegasus 32

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • They are versatile for both shorter and longer runs
  • Quick turnover, right amount of cushioning
  • The responsiveness

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:

  • it fixed my overpronation
  • Arch support
  • Flexible

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:

  • Cushion and durability
  • The arch support
  • Extremely stretchy upper that allows room for my orthotics, and a surprising amount or support for such a light shoe.

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:

  • Super light, super comfortable. It's like a second sock
  • Comfort
  • The cushion helping with impact

Nike Free 4.0 Flyknit

Nike LunarGlide 7

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

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

Nike LunarGlide 7

Nike Air Zoom Pegasus 33

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Lightweight and breathable
  • It's light with the right amount of cushion
  • Light weight, comfortable

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
  • Durability
  • Cushion

Nike Air Zoom Structure 19

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