10 of the best running shoes

Invest in a pair of running shoes for maximum safety and comfort

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  • Saucony Mirage 3, £95

    These funky, lightweight trainers offer unbeatable soft cushioning and flexibility.

    Available from Saucony, sizes 3.5-9

  • K-Swiss Blade Foot Run, £70

    A durable trainer with K-Swiss blade cushioning system.

    Available from K-Swiss, sizes 3.5-9

  • Adidas Vanquish 6, £40

    A lightweight design with breathable mesh panels.

    Available from Adidas, sizes 3.5-9

  • Asics Gel-Pulse 4 W, £85

    These trainers are a great all-rounder and the gel cushioning absorbs shock efficiently.

    Available from Asics, sizes 5-13

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  • Nike Lunarglide 4, £115

    This classic design offers springy cushioning, lightweight support and good stability. 

    Available from Nike, sizes 2.5-9.5

  • Puma Lightweight Running Shoes, £65

    These bright trainers do what they say on the tin - lightweight and brightly coloured. 

    Available from Puma, sizes 3-8

  • New Balance Minimus 10V2, £79.99

    With a Vibram outsole and a revamp of the material, New balance claim that wearing these running shoes is like running barefoot, only better.

    Available from New Balance, sizes 3-10

  • Mizuno Wave Evo Cursoris, £85

    These ultralight trainers are ideal for when you are ready to quicken your pace. 

    Available from Barrington Sports, sizes 5-8

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  • Newton Gravity, £135

    Superbly shock absorbent with action/reaction technology in the forefoot.

    Available from Newton Running, sizes 5.5-9

  • Vibram Five Fingers Speed, £109

    Unlike anything else, these are designed for a barefoot experience. The rubber sole is designed so that you can 'feel' the run without compromising on performance. 

    Available from Sweaty Betty, sizes 4-9