Best Running Shoes for Men 2013-2014
We all want to make the most of our runs so it’s normal to be on the look out for the best gear available on the market! We decided to come to your aid with a top 10 best running shoes for men 2013-2014. These are the shoes released this year and test tried by the best athletes out there.
Although personal performance differs from one to another I’m fairly convinced that no matter which pair you go for, you’ll be pleased.
Without any more blabber let’s take a look at these running shoes!
#10 Salomon Sense Mantra Trail Shoe
Salomon makes amazing shoes, and with the Olympics last year they got the chance to implement the same technology into a consumer shoes. The Sense Mantra is an amazing state-of-the-art running shoe with a price point of only $120. It is super light weight and it comes with a quick-lace system that never comes undone.
#9 Adidas Energy Boost
Designed to facilitate the maximum energy return, Addidas implemented their latest technology into a new specially designed foam made of small polyurethane capsules fused together with high pressure steam.
#8 Asics Gel Excel 33 2
Asics made an incredible running shoe last year, and in 2013 they came back with an even better version. Including their new design this shoe works towards enhancing the flex of the metatarsal joint so they can be used both as daily trainer shoe or for long distance running!
#7 Saucony Virrata
With zero drop, Saucony’s Virrata is one of the lightest shoes in this top! Saucony keeps pushing their limits with a bright and amazing line of running shoes. It’s seriously a company to keep an eye for when it comes to this industry.
#6 Brooks Ravenna 4
Ravenna 4 is the perfect blend between it’s sensitive cushioning and stability. Although the design is very much 2008, Ravenna managed to bring a perfectly technology enhanced version to the table!
#5 Brooks PureConnect 2
Through their Pure Project, Brooks designed the what is often refereed to the perfect looking running shoe, raising the industry standards through design a lightness.
#4 Mizuno Wave Elixir 8
Fast, stable and very fashionable, Mizuno’s Wave Elixir 8 is a shoes that stands out and for sure you’ll be noticing them when they overtake you on the running track.
#3 Asics DS Trainer 18
Very similar to the Elixir but much more training oriented, we’ve ranked it one position further in this ranking because of the modern design that defined trends this year.
#2 New Balance 890v3
This shoe was built, designed and conceived for long distance running. It is one of the best performing cushioned shoes of 2013 and it was very close to coming on the first position. If you get the chance we strongly recommend trying them on and exiting the store in them!
#1 Nike Flyknit Lunar1+
This brings us to the #1 spot and we are pleased to say that Flyknit Lunar1+ is the best running shoe of 2013 and probably won’t be overtaken so soon in 2014 either. It is amazing how much cushioning they can put in a running shoe but still keeping it so light weight! They offer the bearer the shock like feeling and it is one of the most revolutionary projects that the running industry has ever faced!
We are pleased to even call it the future of running shoes!
I hope you found useful this article on the best running shoes for men 2013-2014! Let me know if you tried any of them and what’s your take on this top!