Top 8 Shoes for 2020


Runners Need team member Igor breaks down the 2020 shoes that you need to know about. Featuring the very latest innovations in running technology from some of the world's biggest brands, you don't need 20/20 vision to see that these are must-haves for runners of all abilities.


1. On Cloudflow

Championed by Roger Federer, On's now iconic Cloudflow has perfected the balance between comfort and performance, that's why it's our top pick for the upcoming season.

2. Brooks Adrenaline GTS 20

Now with GuideRails to help prevent injuries, the Adrenaline GTS is one of the most popular running shoes of all time with its supportive cushion that makes it the high-performance stability shoe.

3. New Balance Fresh Foam Vongo 4

This stability shoe from New Balance is built to help you set new goals and break new ground. Its Fresh Foam midsole uses a single piece of foam to give you the dream cushioning with natural movement that guarantees to boost your performance.

4. Mizuno Wave Rider 23

A super comfortable road shoe for neutral runners, the latest Rider features Mizuno Wave technology which brings extra soft, high performance cushioning to the midsole. Its lightweight and breathable features make it the top choice for running fast and hard.

5. Asics GEL-KAYANO 26

Asics' latest GEL-KAYANO maximises comfort and durability to guarantee prime performance over long distances. Built for the overpronators, it's packed with cushioning for a consistent spring in your step and high-density shock absorption for optimum protection.

6. Adidas Solar Glide ST 19

Designed to thrive over long distances, the Solar Glide is a neutral shoe that finds the perfect combination of comfort, strength, stability and breathability to keep you performing at your best mile after mile. It's got superb stability and flexibility to guarantee a natural free-flowing movement from start to finish.

7. Hoka One One Clifton 6

The latest member of HOKA's road running Clifton family, this neutral shoe is lighter than its predecessor and has been refined to be stronger and more comfortable. It's perfect for tackling longer distances with levels of cushion that just can't be matched.

8. On Cloudventure Peak

The Cloudventure Peak is proof that On can do anything. It's a super light trail runner that brings speed, comfort and control wherever it goes with state of the art tech throughout that ensures the perfect combination of strong, stable and soft.