2012 Spring-Summer Running Shoe Review
By Competitor.com Published Jun. 18, 2012 Updated Jun. 26, 2012 at 9:56 PM UTC Photo: Scott Draper/Competitor
Table of Contents Mizuno Wave Rider 15, $115 Nike Lunar Eclipse +2, $135 Altra Provision, $105 Karhu Stable, $120 Under Armour Charge RC, $120 Inov-8 Road Lite 155, $120 Reebok Zignano Fly II, $100 Saucony Hurricane 14, $140 Skechers Go Run, $80 New Balance 860 v2, $110 Pearl Izumi Synchrofuel Road II, $125 Puma Faas 800, $100 Ecco Biom B, $200-$220 Brooks Adrenaline GTS 12, $110 K-Swiss Blad e Max Stable, $125 Hoka OneOne Bondi B Low, $170 Newton Distance Neutral, $155 adidas adizero Boston, $110 Brooks Ravenna 3, $100 ASICS Gel Kayano 18, $150
Ecco Biom B, $200 textile; $220 leather
men: 12 oz. | women: 9.7 oz.
Designed to mimic a barefoot feel, the incredibly flexible upper and anatomical footbeds encourage runners to move naturally. Best suited for neutral runners, heel strikers may find the ride a bit awkward. Runners should take their time adjusting to these barefoot-inspired shoes.
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