Best Racing Shoes

Best Racing Shoes

We rank the best racing shoes on the market by their quality and performance according to thousands of experienced runners.

Our rankings reflect the fair and accurate judgments of real runners by applying data science to thousands of verified shoe reviews. Our reviews are collected from the most knowledgeable and experienced runners in the world.

Click through to each shoe page below to view a full set of ratings, pros, cons, and written reviews for each shoe.

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  1. 9.7 25 reviews
    Nike's flagship distance spike, this popular racer is built on the same ZoomX as the Vaporfly and Alphafly supershoes.
    4.7 oz. (men's), 4.7 oz. (women's)
    $150 $104.97
    Nike 1 color
    $150 $111.97
    Nike 1 color
    $159
    $160
    Nike 2 colors
  2. 9.4 58 reviews
    Nike's flaghship supershoe stands out for its comfort and cushioning. Reviewers don't like its durability or price tag.
    7.1 oz. (men's), 5.8 oz. (women's), neutral pronation, 38mm stack height
    $259
    $260
    Nike 5 colors
    $269
    $270
    Nike 2 colors
  3. 9.0 23 reviews
    7.6 oz. (men's), 7.6 oz. (women's), neutral pronation, 40mm stack height
    $249
    $249.95
    Holabird Sports 2 colors
  4. 9.0 29 reviews
    Nike may have invented the supershoe but the Saucony Endorphin Pro 3 is a strong alternative that receives great scores on cushioning and comfort.
    7.3 oz. (men's), 6.5 oz. (women's), neutral pronation, 39mm stack height
    $224
    $224.95
    Holabird Sports 6 colors
  5. 8.9 7 reviews
    7.1 oz. (men's), 7.1 oz. (women's), 33mm stack height
    $159
  6. 8.9 21 reviews
    A zero drop old school racing flat that gets great reviews and has been around for years.
    7.4 oz. (men's), 6.4 oz. (women's), neutral pronation, 24mm stack height
    $139
  7. 8.8 31 reviews
    8 oz. (men's), 6.3 oz. (women's), neutral pronation, 31mm stack height
    $150 $64.95
    Brooks 5 colors
  8. $160
    Nike 4 colors
  9. 8.8 4 reviews
    6.7 oz. (men's), 6.7 oz. (women's)
    $44
  10. 8.8 6 reviews
    7.8 oz. (men's), 6.6 oz. (women's), neutral pronation, 35mm stack height
    $159