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Best Saucony shoes for Women with average builds

You'll rarely see an ad for Saucony, which is one of the best selling running shoe brands in the world. But the Boston-based running company, which has been around since 1898, has a well-earned reputation for quality and a very loyal following. From lightweight shoes like the Kinvara to heavily cushioned shoes like the Triumph ISO, Saucony has won numerous awards and today is the number three running shoe brand sold in run specialty stores.

Having an average build has its advantages: you can fit in most clothes, fly most airplanes, and ride most roller coasters. Running shoes are no different. Some shoes are meant for lighter runners; some for heavier runners. Average build runners can fit in the large bell shape curve in between. But just like it's important to understand your build, it's also important to understand what shoe you need. That's why the following sneakers are meant for runners who are neither heavy nor skinny.

Saucony Kinvara 6

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • How lightweight the shoe is and how it keeps me running on my forefoot
  • Soft and low heel to toe drop
  • so light

Saucony Kinvara 6

Saucony Ride 8

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • It doesn't hurt my feet
  • Cushion
  • The overall comfort and support provideo by the shoe

Saucony Ride 8

Saucony Hurricane ISO

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • It's very soft.
  • Perfect fit and support
  • Breathable, flexible

Saucony Hurricane ISO

Saucony Zealot ISO

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Super comfortable upper and perfect amount of cushion. It's light weight and low drop.
  • Light weight
  • Flexible

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

Saucony Zealot ISO

Saucony Triumph ISO

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Flexible and a good platform in the sole for the foot
  • Light feel and cushioning
  • Comfort all around

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

Saucony Triumph ISO

Saucony Kinvara 7

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • Light and fast.
  • Comfort, breathable, neutral
  • Lightweight and fast

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

Saucony Kinvara 7

Saucony Ride 9

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • The feel. The ride 9 is a softer landing which I love but the Lower part of the shoe is a bit smaller than the last model
  • Support
  • easy to break in

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

Saucony Ride 9

Saucony Guide 6

Reviewers say the best thing about this shoe is:

  • It provides just enough support and cushion and fits my foot extremely well.
  • Breathable, fit, and how it runs
  • support with my slight pronation

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

Saucony Guide 6

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