The special runners in your life seems to have it all: fast times, piles of worn shoes, stacks of crumbled race bibs and an enviable collection of finisher’s medals. Although this collection is impressive, it’s always nice to receive a new pair of running shoes during the holidays.
Gifts for athletes can be tricky, particularly for runners. But fear not?you don?t need to have your favorite runner?s shoe size memorized to buy the perfect running shoes this holiday season.
We?ve come up with a list of amazing shoes?for anyone who enjoys logging a few miles on foot, from the couch-to-5Ker to the multiple marathoner. These are the best gifts for runners of 2020
Adidas ULTRABOOST 20 SHOES
A new day. A new run. Make it your best. These high-performance shoes feature a foot-hugging knit upper. Stitched-in reinforcement is precisely placed to give you support in the places you need it most. The soft elastane heel delivers a more comfortable fit. Responsive cushioning returns energy to your stride with every footstrike for that I-could-run-forever feeling.
FOREVER FLOATRIDE ENERGY 2 PRIDE SHOES
MESH RUNNING SHOES WITH A PRIDE-INSPIRED DESIGN. An allover graphic inspired by LGBTQ+ Pride makes the upper pop on these running shoes. An empowering message on the sockliner supports All Types of Love. The airy mesh upper provides support and stability while you rack up the miles. Lightweight foam cushioning gives you a responsive feel.
Nike Men’s Presto Fly World Runner Shoes
Offering an improved collar fit for ease of entry, the Nike Air Presto Fly World take the previous incarnation of these shoes to a new level. They include a layered construction in the midfoot which is visually striking and allows your foot to move naturally.
ZIG DYNAMICA WOMEN’S SHOES
BOLD SHOES WITH A MULTICOLORED MIDSOLE. Progressive runners design inspires these women’s shoes. The geometric midsole has a speckled effect for a futuristic look. A Vector design on the soft and flexible upper roots them in heritage Reebok style. The energy-returning midsole cushions every step.
Adidas ALPHAEDGE 4D SHOES
Add an edge to your game with the new AlphaEdge 4D. Designed for peak performance during your cross-training workouts, this model features a 3D-printed midsole. The lattice structure was developed using years of athlete data to deliver precisely-tuned support and cushioning right where you need it. The process is called digital light synthesis – light creates the shape of the sole, heat sets it. This model features iridescent panels inspired by the galaxy. Our formula for the future
TOM AND JERRY VECTOR RUNNER WOMEN’S SHOES
Bring on the nostalgia. These Tom and Jerry tribute shoes might have you watching old episodes of the classic cartoon. The wavy synthetic upper features a cheese graphic as well as a commemorative logo by the toe. They trainers are built for comfort with a foam sockliner and a cushioned midsole.
Nike Men’s Free Run 5.0 Disrupt Runner Shoes
ightweight and comfortable, the Nike Men’s Free RN 5.0 running shoe is returning to its roots. These shoes bring stretch with them so you can feel great sprint after sprint or runs up to 3 miles.
Adidas QUESTAR FLOW SHOES
RUNNING-INSPIRED SHOES WITH PILLOW-LIKE CUSHIONING. On the hunt for the best karaoke bar in the city. Who knows where you’ll end up next. These adidas shoes have a mesh upper and cloud-like cushioning to keep you comfortable as you bounce around. They turn your walk into a laid-back stroll. The night is young, so stay ready.
Nike Women’s Air Max Pegasus 36 Runner Shoes
The iconic Nike Air Zoom Pegasus 36 returns with more perforations and engineered mesh in the upper for targeted breathability across high-heat areas. A slimmer heel collar and tongue reduce bulk without compromising comfort, while exposed Flywire cables give you a snug fit at higher speeds.