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The 7 Best Running Shoes of 2020 – Comparison and Guide

Are you looking for the best running shoes for 2020? What are the best-rated running shoes? Do you need a pair of high-quality running shoes and you can’t decide to choose?  At New Jersey Hour, we have compiled a list of the best running shoes of 2020.

 

The 7 Best Running Shoes of 2020
The 7 Best Running Shoes of 2020

 

The 7 Best Running Shoes of 2020 – Comparison and Guide

  • Are you looking for the best running shoes for 2020?
  • What are the best-rated running shoes? 
  • Do you need a pair of high-quality running shoes and you can’t decide? 
  • At New Jersey Hour, we have compiled a list of the best running shoes of 2020.
  • We recommend you to read the full article before you choose any shoes. 
  • Here, we will tell you which are the best running shoes and sports shoes for this year.

1. ULTRABOOST 20 – THE BEST ADIDAS RUNNING SHOES

 

The 7 Best Running Shoes of 2020 - Comparison and Guide
ADIDAS ULTRABOOST 20

 

The new Ultrabosst 20 arrives with an explosive contrast of colors that will not leave anyone indifferent. They are indeed very similar to the Ultraboost 19, but they present differences that make this new model unique. However, as with its previous version, this new model will be among the best running shoes of 2020.

These shoes are made for running. The upper has been redesigned, and the front is TFP technology. This technology is made of fibers that are attached to the foot. The buttress and collar of the shoe are more reinforced. The Ultraboost 20s are a bit heavier, as the upper on Primkenit + makes the weight of the Ultralift 20 rise.

Undoubtedly these shoes are synonymous with comfort and stability. The new Adidas shoes are so irresistible that you will not know whether to wear them to train or with a cowboy to go out since their design and colors allow it to be combined with both casual and sports styles.

 

 

FEATURES

  • Side protection: Yes
  • Tying System: Laces
  • Terrain adaptation: Medium-high
  • For whom? Man and Women
  • Sole height: 3.2 cm
  • Waterproof materials: No

 

ADVANTAGES

  • Excellent grip on any surface
  • Front and side protectors

 

DISADVANTAGES

  • Only the sole is waterproof

2. NIKE PEGASUS 36

 

NIKE PEGASUS 36
NIKE PEGASUS 36

 

The famous sneakers have returned in the market with some renovations of the best running shoes. The upper part is more breathable because its part has a large number of perforations that increase the breathability of the foot. 

Besides, the tongue is lighter and adapts perfectly to the foot. The new technologies of the Flywire cables in the midfoot area make the shoe fit perfectly to the foot, creating a feeling of perfect support.

The midsole and sole of the shoe provide runners with a more reactive and energetic footprint thanks to the innovative technologies – they use such as Zoom Air and Cushlon ST foam. The sneakers designed for runners with a neutral tread for all kinds of distances, also marathons. They are suitable for rhythms greater than 5:30 min/km. It has a drop of 10 mm.

 

 

FEATURES

  • Side protection: Yes
  • Tying System: Laces
  • Terrain adaptation: Medium-high
  • For whom? Man and Women
  • Sole height: 3.1 cm

 

ADVANTAGES

  • Recommended for both trail and running
  • Perfect stability

 

DISADVANTAGES

  • Damping could be improved
  • Traditional tying system

3. MIZUNO WAVE RIDER 23

 

MIZUNO WAVE RIDER 23
MIZUNO WAVE RIDER 23

 

These shoes are designed for all kinds of runners. The runners can go with it both on the road and on the ground. The Wave Rider 23 is a light shoe hovering around 240-290 grams for riders with a neutral tread.

The shoes have outstanding stability because of Wave technology. The upper part presents magnificent features, such as the reinforcement in the toe, and the DynamotionFit technology, which makes the shoes more comfortable to run.

They are suitable for short, medium, and long distances. U4iC, and U4icX, both are present in the sole and midsole, which makes the shoes more comfortable and safe. 

 

 

FEATURES

  • Side protection: Yes
  • Tying System: Laces
  • Terrain adaptation: Medium-high
  • For whom? Man and Women
  • Sole height: 3.1 cm

 

ADVANTAGES

  • Recommended for both trail and running
  • Perfect stability

 

DISADVANTAGE

  • Damping could be improved

4. ASICS NIMBUS 22 

 

ASICS NIMBUS 22
ASICS NIMBUS 22

 

Undoubtedly, this new version is the best of Nimbus. The Asics Nimbus 22 arrives with its best features after listening to the complaints of their customers.

Due to the complaints, Asics has completely redesigned the Nimbus. The shoe is now more breathable and suitable for high-performance runners. We have found the biggest change in the sole of these shoes. 

The Japanese brand has removed the part of EVA rubber on the bridge of the shoe to make them lighter during the transition of the tread. Guidance Trusstic technology has made the shoes more suitable and durable during running.

 

 

FEATURES

  • Side protection: Yes
  • Tying System: Laces
  • Terrain adaptation: Medium-high
  • For whom? Man and Women
  • Sole height: 3.0 cm

 

ADVANTAGES

  • Perfect stability
  • Recommended for both trail and running

 

DISADVANTAGES

  • Damping could be improved
  • Traditional tying system

5. SALMON X-MISSION 3 W

 

Salomon X-Mission 3 W
Salomon X-Mission 3 W

 

These trail shoes for women have a combination of different types of rubber on their sole that allow a perfect adaptation on any terrain. 

 

 

It is extremely light and under 250 grams of weight. The coverings are made with a mesh, allowing the correct internal perspiration of the foot, which together with its padded insole, wrap it securely and stable.

Besides, it has a structure in its sole that offers a special grip and robustness. This model is best for those who like to run in the hill and hiking. The most interesting part is you can buy these amazing shoes under 100 euros. It is available in 6 varieties of different colors and multiple sizes.

 

FEATURES

  • Side protection: Yes
  • Tying System: Quicklace
  • Terrain adaptation: Medium-high
  • For whom? Woman
  • Sole height: 2.9 cm
  • Waterproof materials: No

 

ADVANTAGES

  • Quality sole and guarantees
  • Efficient tying system
  • Comfortable interior

 

DISADVANTAGE

  • Recommended for both trail and running
  • Perfect stability
  • Much improved top model Asics Gel Fujitrabuco 7

 

DISADVANTAGES

  • Damping could be improved
  • Traditional tying system

6. ASICS GEL-FUJITRABUCO 6

 

Asics Gel-Fujitrabuco 6
ASICS GEL-FUJITRABUCO 6

 

Asics Gel-Fujitrabuco 6 offers great versatility and could be used for both running, and trail running. These shoes are specially for women, however, we also find the same model for men. 

Thanks to its Sloped Speva technology, which helps to maintain foot stability in descending terrain, they provide correct support that is very favorable for the ankles and knees.

If you are a woman and you intend to travel forests, valleys, and trails then these Asics trail shoes will make your routes safer. 

 


FEATURES

  • Side protection: Yes
  • Tying System: Laces
  • Terrain adaptation: Medium-high
  • For whom? Man and Women
  • Sole height: 3.1 cm

 

ADVANTAGES

  • Recommended for both trail and running
  • Perfect stability

 

DISADVANTAGE

  • Damping could be improved

7. SALMON SPEEDCROSS 4

 

Asics Gel-Fujitrabuco 6
SALMON SPEEDCROSS 4

 

Without a doubt, Salomon Speedcross 4 is one of the best hiking shoes. It is exclusively designed for rough and stony terrain.

It is made of a special type of resistant rubber that offers an aggressive grip on wet and slippery surfaces. 

The weight of this trail shoe is reduced to a minimum as it does not exceed 300 grams and its Quicklace lacing system will allow you to adjust the Salomon Speedcross quickly and safely, even with cold hands. It has exterior coatings that will protect your feet against rocks or mud as well as vegetation.

These shoes have more than 5 varieties of color and the price is under 120 euros.

 

 

Features

  • Side protection: Yes
  • Tying System: Quicklace
  • Terrain adaptation: High
  • For whom? Man and Women
  • Sole height: 3.2 cm
  • Waterproof materials: Yes

 

ADVANTAGES

  • Excellent grip on any surface
  • Front and side protectors

 

DISADVANTAGE

  • Only the sole is waterproof

 

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Written by Tony Stark

Tony Stark is a design enthusiast, blogger, and teacher. He is the only son in his family. After completing his graduation, Tony worked as a sportswriter in The Daily Observer for two years. In 2019, he quitted his job and joined as a writer in the New Jersey Hour team.

Contact Email: tony@www.newjerseyhour.com