• Terrain


    Shoes best for road, track and light gravel. See the best road shoes.


    Shoes best for trail, off road, mountains and other unstable surfaces. See the best trail shoes.

    Good to know

    As long as you stick to the road or path, and if you want just one running shoe, buy a road running shoe.

  • Arch support

    Neutral / cushion / high arch

    Shoes for runners who do not need any additional arch support (Around 50% of runners). Best for people with normal, high or medium high arches. See the best neutral shoes.

    Stability / overpronation / normal arch

    Shoes for runners who need mild to moderate arch support (Around 45% of runners). Best for runners with a low arch. See the best stability shoes.

    Motion control / severe overpronation / flat feet

    Shoes for runners who needs a lot of arch support. Best for runners with flat feet. See the best motion control shoes.

    Good to know

    - Rule of thumb: If in doubt, buy neutral shoes to avoid injuries.
    - More about arch support in this video.
    - Find your arch type by following steps from this video.

  • Use

    Daily running

    Cushioned shoes for your daily easy running. Great comfort. See best shoes for daily running.


    Lightweight shoes good for races, interval training, tempo runs and fartlek. Here are the best competition running shoes.

    Good to know

    If you want just one pair of shoes, buy a shoe for daily running.

  • Price
  • Weight
    Men: 9oz
    Women: 7oz
  • Width
    Men: Normal
    Women: Normal
  • Release date
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  • The Nike Renew Arena is an affordable running shoe option that features the Renew technology. This midsole foam is designed to deliver a more stable and smoother ride, from start to finish.
  • Another element is the medial midfoot strap that is significant in giving the foot added support.
  • The Renew Arena features a pressure-mapped design in its outsole. It delivers multi-surface traction without compromising underfoot cushioning.

Engineered to be a neutral running shoe, the Nike Renew Arena runs true to size. The use of the woven upper material lets the runner experience a more comfortable and snugger fit. The available width is Medium for both the men's and the women's versions.

In the outsole of the Nike Renew Arena is the exposed midsole foam with Pressure-mapped design. The primary purpose of this design is to deliver an excellent amount of traction that is needed for various running surfaces.

Moulded holes are visible in the outsole of the Renew Arena. These holes are focused on enhancing the cushioning system of the shoe,  maintaining the runner's confidence throughout the running session.

The Nike Renew technology is integrated into the midsole of the shoe. This innovative midsole foam offers responsive underfoot feel while making every step protected.

Along with the Renew technology is the full-length high-rebound foam. It enhances overall fit and comfort.

The upper unit is composed of a breathable mesh with synthetic overlays. This material aims to provide a cooler and drier environment throughout the run.

Contouring to the arch of the foot is the medial midfoot strap that is focused on providing additional support to the part of the foot that's given less attention.

The tongue and collar with pull-tabs are integrated into the Nike Renew Arena. These materials are focused on providing additional comfort to the foot.

The Swoosh logo detailing is utilized in the shoe. This adds to the good-looking and visually-appealing design of the Nike Renew Arena.