Top 5 road run shoes

Comfort and durability are key at this time of year


Our pick of the top five road run shoes for winter training, ranging from the affordable to the high-end.



New Balance Garmin 890V3

Excellent comfort and propulsion at a damn impressive price point.

Our score (full review here): 90%

£79.99 from

Pearl Izumi EM Road M3

Very well-constructed shoe that continues Pearl’s run-shoe learning curve.

Our score (full review here): 80%

£94.99 from


Zoot Ultra Kalani 3.0

Proficient entry-level shoe from a brand that remains true to tri.

Our score (full review here): 80%

£110 from

Brooks Glycerin 11

A superb, technologically-advanced shoe that will gobble up the miles.

Our score (full review here): 87%

£120 from


Newton Gravity

A quality, neutral-performance shoe, but a tad on the pricy side.


Our score (full review here): 83%