Nike Renew Ride 2: Impressive comfort for the day-to-day routine

Providing comfort for all-day wear, the Nike Renew Ride 2 has been modified for a more cushioned feel and smoother foot wrap. The shoe is suitable for light runs and it also offers a supportive feel for walking and casual workouts.

What's new?

  • The upper mesh has plenty of perforations for lightweight breathability.
  • The foam midsole is a bit higher than the previous version for more cushioning.
  • The underfoot coring provides a more stable, consistent ride.


How Nike Renew Ride 2 ranks compared to all other shoes
Bottom 8% road running shoes
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Bottom 10% Nike running shoes
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Bottom 9% neutral running shoes
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