Facts

  • Terrain
    Terrain

    Road

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

    Trail

    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
    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
    Use

    Daily running

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

    Competition

    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
    Price
    $160
  • Weight
    Weight
    Men: 6.8oz
    Women: 6.8oz
  • Heel to toe drop
    Heel to toe drop
    Men: 8mm
    Women: 8mm

    The height difference from the heel to the forefoot, also known as heel drop, toe spring, heel to toe spring or simply drop.

    There are many opinions about what a good heel drop is. We do not recommend any in particular. Lean more in this video.

  • Width
    Width
    Men: normal
    Women: normal
  • Release date
    Release date
    Aug 2016
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Summary

We spent 5.7 hours reading reviews from experts and users. In summary, this is what runners think:

5 reasons to buy

  • Runners found the shoe to be very comfortable and breathable because of the Flyknit upper coverage.
  • Many applauded the soft cushioning and support the shoe provides.
  • The Nike Zoom Flyknit Streak has a wide toe box for toe splay.
  • Some runners were satisfied by how flexible the shoe is.
  • Based on some reviews, the shoe feels light and fast.

2 reasons not to buy

  • It is an expensive shoe.
  • Some users noticed that it is not as durable as the non-flyknit version.

Bottom line

The Nike Zoom Flyknit Streak is a racing shoe that performs well on the road. It provides a great combination of speed, cushioning and flexibility. This running shoe will not disappoint when use in competitions.

Rankings

Updates to Nike Zoom Flyknit Streak

  • The Nike Zoom Flyknit Streak features the Phylon midsole foam that is extended in the entire midsole to provide a reliable. This works perfectly with the Zoom Air element that provides added flexible for a more responsive ride.
  • The upper coverage features Flyknit material and Flywire cables. These materials are perfectly used to provide maximum breathability, secure lockdown and flexibility for a more comfortable fit.
  • Maximum propulsion is made possible by the anatomical toe shape and shank in the midfoot. It creates propulsion and power in every stride, helping runners to experience a smooth heel to toe transition.

Nike Zoom Flyknit Streak size and fit

When it comes to sizing, the Nike Zoom Flyknit Streak has a standard running shoe length. It offers a medium fit in the heel and midfoot. The toe box is wide enough for the toes to move comfortably. Nike is offering this shoe in medium D and B widths.


Outsole

The outsole of the use utilizes a blown rubber that is lightweight and flexible. Aside from giving added flexibility, the rubber element also gives added cushioning and maximum durability to high wear areas.


Midsole

In the midsole of the shoe is the full-length Phylon midsole foam that is engineered for resilient cushioning. It is lightweight and gives comfortable underfoot protection. The Zoom Air is also located in the heel area for flexibility and responsive ride. The integrated Pebax Shank delivers increased responsiveness and rigidity.


Upper

The upper of the Nike Zoom Flyknit Streak features the brand’s notable one-piece Flyknit that is designed not only for maximum breathability but also for a seamless, sock-life fit. The Dynamix Flywire cables attached to the upper provides added support and comfortable fit without adding weight to the shoe.