The latest studies conducted on sneakers and walking concluded that the shoes that over restrict the feet cause more harm than good. We understand that you want to be able to walk miles and not have a dull ache in your foot or feel any type of pressure or strain.
We have discovered the best sneakers to get the job done and get it done in style. It’s time to throw away those old bulky sneakers and invest in a new, sleek, light and comfortable pair to measure up with your walking abilities.
Here are the best sneakers for walking:
Bye, Bye Bulky Sneakers
Not all sneakers are made for walking like you would’ve thought. Some are too heavy, bulky and downright uncomfortable. All the extra weight can put a toll on your feet, heels and shins. Many studies have shown the negative effects the wrong sneakers can do to your body. Out with the old and in with the new.
Asics Gel QuickWalk
This shoe has a cushioned heel with an extremely flexible heel. It’s perfect for long walks or errands out around the town. They have great circulation to keep your feet dry while on top of accommodating your body’s natural slide. For only around $65 these shoes are perfect for an everyday walker.
Rockport truWALKzero II
These shoes are perfect for the commuter. If you have a long day and/or on your feet most of the day, these shoes will be perfect for you. They have style and comfort all in one. You can snag these for around $120 depending on the style and color you prefer.
For all you speed walkers out there: these are the perfect sneakers to accommodate your needs. They have a thick heel and toe with extra cushioning in all the right places. This sneaker pairs perfectly with people who walk long distances or for people who walk extremely fast. Your feet will be comfortable no matter how fast or how much you walk in these. This sneaker will cost around $75.
The New Balance 1765
These shoes will run you around $110 and will definitely be worth it. You’ll feet will thank you later. These shoes look like normal running shoes at first glance but they are specifically made for walkers, fast walkers and even long distance walkers.
Sketchers Gowalk 2
If you’re more into causal walking and short distances these will be perfect for you. They have padded nubs of each nub which allow for comfortable walking. They only cost around $60 and also have a sleek, modern look.
Adidas Energy Boost
If you’re also a runner then there’s no need to splurge on two pairs of sneakers. These work great for both running and walking. They are more on the expensive side but will be worth it since you’re basically getting two pairs of sneakers in one. They cost around $150 and come in a few different colors.
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