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10 Pairs Of Running Shoes That Won't Give You Shin Splints

Your shins will thank you

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Adidas Supernova ST

Positive reviews: "It takes awhile to find the right running shoe for each individual. This is my fifth pair of Supernovas. I switched to a different style of Adidas once and didn't make it through my running season with them. These provide the right support and amazing comfort. I highly recommend them, but I also highly recommend trying all types on at a store before making the commitment."

"I am very happy I made this purchase. I have been having a difficult time with shin pain. The combination of specific stretches and these shoes, the pain is 98% gone. These running shoes are made well, fit well and feel better."

Order them from Dicks or Adidas for $130

Nike Lunarglide 9 Running Shoes

Positive reviews: "Great shoe. Runs true to size in length and width. What I love about Nike's Lunar Glide is the cushioning in the heel. The Lunar 9 is an improvement over previous versions. The new knit fabric hugs the foot better than the former mesh."

(I personally have these and they are very supportive, comfortable, and cute however your feet do get very hot)

Order them from Zappos or Nike for $120

UA SpeedForm® Europa

Positive Reviews: "I am not an avid athlete, but I do workout regularly, which is especially important because I have Multiple Sclerosis. Stability has been a huge issue for me because I have balance issues. When I get hot, working out becomes more difficult. These shoes have been wonderful. I have been able to workout longer and more intensely because of the stabilization. They are very comfortable. As an aside, I like the tongue because it is large and comfortable, its discomfort being an issue with many shoes."

"I bought these shoes because I have flat feet. My feet are wide across the toes but if I buy a wide shoe they are too wide in the heel. I tried these on and fell in love! They have a nice, roomy toe box but still fit great in the heel. They fit snuggly but not tight, if that makes sense. Great support in the heel, arch, and foot. Best shoes I've ever bought. I would highly recommend these. I also tried the Gemini which were cushy like these but noticeable less support. Also, the back of the shoe fits nice against the Achilles tendon, but I can't feel the back of the shoe at all. Try them for yourself, you won't regret it. Fits true to size."

Order them from Under Armour or Dicks

Nike Air Zoom Pegasus 34 Running Shoes

Positive Reviews: "bought these a month ago for running on the treadmill. I was looking for a shoe with support and that could absorb impact well. These were recommended to me by a sales associate, and they are perfect. I highly recommend them."

"As someone who is new to distance running, I can't speak highly enough of these shoes. Extremely light-weight and very flexible. They were good-to-go right out of the box. I have knee and calf problems when I run, and with these shoes, both issues have been at a minimum. They fit true to size in my opinion. If you're looking for a good-looking, great-feeling running shoe, this is the one."

(I also have these and HIGHLY recommend them especially if you include shin splint preventing stretches)

Order them from Dicks or Nike

Asics GT-2000 4 Running Shoes

Positive Reviews: "Needed a padded shoe cause I run a lot, Bought these last year after trying three different other running shoes, best shoe for running. Ran 7 half marathons with still great fit and great comfort. other shoes made my feet hurt after a few miles."

"I received these shoes about a month ago when I was having shin splints & some knee pain. It was time for new shoes & these have not disappointed! No more pain for me. They shipped in a timely manner & have been awesome, supportive shoes. Very cute color as well!"

Order them from Dicks or Asics

Asics DynaFlyte 2 Running Shoes

Positive Reviews: "Just when I thought ASICS couldn’t make a more comfortable shoe, they did it again with the Dynaflyte2. Lighter, super comfy but supportive and FINALLY they gave me better color options since I love to rock them casually. I wasn’t loving the neon. Thanks for listening ASICS!"

"Not only are they super comfy and supportive, but they are gorgeous too!"

Order them from Dicks or Asics

Mizuno Women's Wave Inspire 12 Running Shoes

Positive reviews: "I have owned 3 pairs of the Mizuno Wave Inspire's. My foot runs a bit wide but they offer a wide option and that works out great. I don't find these shoes too comfortable for walking, but they are excellent running shoes and offer plenty of support and cushion in the heal area and have a mesh like front that offers a cooling effect as you can feel the air flow through. I will never buy another shoe to run in. I have found my perfect match. They do seem to wear out a bit fast but I don't know how long a running shoe is supposed to last. I run everyday just a few miles and I end up having to replace annually."

"Best shoes ever out of all previous versions. Nothing beats these, tried other brands and they don't compare"

Order them from Dicks or Mizuno

Brooks Women's Levitate Running Shoe

Positive Reviews: "If you like feeling like you could run all day, getting the best value for your money and sporting a quality shoe, I highly recommend this new creation! It has quickly become my new favorite (was a Launch devotee for years). It performs really well on technical trails, too!"

"I LOVE this shoe. It usually takes a bit of time to get comfortable in a new shoe. This was comfortable the first moment I put it on. It provides great support but has amazing cushioning. Truly the best shoe I have ever run in!"

Order them from Dicks or Brooks

Nike Air Zoom Structure 21

Positive reviews: "These are gonna smell because I'm never taking them off. Comfy like slippers, best trainers yet. And they will make me run like Mo for sure."

Order them from Dicks or Nike

Saucony Guide 10

Positive Reviews: "This is my first pair of Saucony. I used to wear Brooks, but the salesperson recommended the Guide 10 because my arches drop, which causes my ankle to roll slightly. The Guide 10 offers stability and cushion. My feet are unbelievably comfortable when I run. They fit true to size. I've only had them for about 2 weeks, but so far so good!"

"Was recommended by physical therapist to give my feet better support. I can feel the difference. I don't feel a turning in of my bad foot."

Order them from Dicks or Saucony

Go forth and run without shin splints

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