Nike: Which model to choose from?
Founded in 1972 by Bill Bowerman, Nike is a company specialized
in the distribution of distribution of sporting goods.
In a few years, the Swoosh brand in reference to its logo, the comma, has become the running reference.
The best athletes in the world are now dressed and shod by the equipment manufacturer. It is equipped with the technological jewel that are the Nike Alphafly of Nike that Eliud Kipchogue was able to break the mythical barrier of 2 hours during the Vienna Marathon organized by the team Inéos. Rest assured, the brand offers more accessible and versatile models, allowing you to surpass yourself and reach your personal goals. Follow our buying guide to find your way around all the models. Buy your pair and Just do It!
What makes Nike running shoes so special?
The entire range features the react foam known for its exceptional cushioning. The brand has also developed units of Air Zoom on certain models, located in the forefoot, they provide more propulsion. Moreover, the shoe is the most dynamic on the market! All in all, Nike offers you a complete range.
Nike shoes: For which type of runner?
Nike has been cultivating for years the culture of innovation and is constantly pushing its limits in terms of technology and design. The whole range of shoes from the swoosh brand will therefore suit both the beginner runners as well as the experienced runners. Naturally, every runner will eventually find a Nike shoe that fits him.
Nike ROAD collection
ZoomX Invicible Run
Thanks to multiple React foam inserts, the ZoomX Invicible is undoubtedly the pair with the most cushioning of the Nike range. It will allow you to do a series of joggings and sessions with a lot of comfort, it also has a very good durability. This pair is suitable for all runners, from beginners to the most experienced. You should however take into account that, for the most experienced runners, the shoes will not be ideal for your MAS sessions.
Air Zoom Pegasus
The most versatile shoe in Nike's range. You can use it on all your trainings: MAS session, fartlecks, jogging and even your competitions. Its look is very fashionable which is a plus some would say. Beginner or regular runner, the Pegasus 38 is a must have!
Air Zoom Tempo Next %
This pair of shoes is intended primarily for more experienced runners. The Nike Air Zoom Tempo Next % are a little heavier than the Pegasus 38 but their energy feedback is much more important. Their qualities of speed, and energy saving will be appreciated on sessions like long fartlecks or threshold sessions.
It took the swoosh brand years of development before releasing this model, considered as one of the most perfected to go fast and especially to beat its records! Equipped with a carbon plate and foam for more dynamism, this shoe has all the qualities to allow you to overcome your limits in training and competition. This pair will be the best ally of your competitions. Notice to the running enthusiasts, this pair is for you!
Alphafly Next %
The fastest pair of Nike's range, it will allow you to break all your records. Worn by Eliud Kipchoge during his attempt to break the world record, these shoes are a true showcase of technology. The carbon plate and the Zoom Air units allow a maximum energy gain. This pair is designed for the most advanced runners for a use in competition only.
Nike TRAIL collection
Pegasus Trail 3
The most versatile shoe in the Trail range is the Pegasus Trail 3. Very comfortable thanks to the react foam, it will allow you to progress as well on forest trails than on more complex paths. It also has a good foot support and the hooks under the midsole give it a good grip on the ground. This pair will suit beginners and regular trail runners.
Air Zoom Kiger 7
The lightest shoe from Nike's Trail range, it will allow you to progress in the most complicated environments thanks to its sole giving a very good grip on the ground. It is also much more dynamic than the Pegasus Trail 3 which allows you to be faster on the trail. It is ideal for advanced trail runners who are comfortable on the steepest trails.