Product Awards 2020: Best Neutral Shoes - Women's Running

Product Awards 2020: Best Neutral Shoes

Author: Holly Taylor

Read Time:   |  September 30, 2020

The best neutral shoes in our 2020 Product Awards...

Best Neutral Shoe: Winner
ADIDAS Ultraboost 20 £159.95

An outstanding shoe from Adidas: Meg was blown away by the design and performance, with the Boost technology impressing her too. “I love the extra cushioning on the heel, they’re made to a high standard and provide very good support. The knit upper provides a cosy sock-like fit which helps your feet expand during a run. The tight fit gives you confidence when increasing speed, and you don’t have to rely on your laces pinching or restricting your foot to gain a stable position.”

Best Neutral Shoe: Best Value
ASICS Novablast 

“So bouncy, so light!” enthused Hannah. “I was surprised by how much I liked these shoes; first run out and they felt good. They’re lighter than normal, but with plenty of support and padding. Excellent value – I would highly recommend these.”

Best Neutral Shoe: Editor’s Choice
NEW BALANCE Fresh Foam 1080v10 £125

With their updated fresh-foam features, these trainers are comfy and sturdy. The design is unbeatable – just as fresh as the foam – and this soft-knit trainer will likely become a firm favourite. A joy to run in, and the fresh foam provides protection against niggles.

Written by

Holly Taylor

Holly Taylor

Holly Taylor is the digital editor of Women’s Running and co-host of the Women’s Running podcast, where she shares her running journey as well as the inspiring stories of women runners all over the country. She’s never been the sporty type, but running is the first time she’s felt real joy in getting active. She loves talking about running with a community of inclusive and supportive runners, and Women's Running is the perfect space for this. She's currently aiming for a half marathon PB!

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