463 best road lightweight running shoes

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    1. Nike Epic React Flyknit 2 - Black
      Any color
      Nike Epic React Flyknit 2 - Black
      Nike Epic React Flyknit 2 - Bright Crimson/Black
      Nike Epic React Flyknit 2 - Black
      Nike Epic React Flyknit 2 - Gold
      Nike Epic React Flyknit 2 - White Lime Blast White
      $150 $85 Save 43%
    2. Saucony Kinvara 10 - White
      Any color
      Saucony Kinvara 10 - Black
      Saucony Kinvara 10 - Orange Black
      Saucony Kinvara 10 - Grey
      Saucony Kinvara 10 - Grey
      Saucony Kinvara 10 - Yellow
      $110 $80 Save 27%
    3. Skechers GOrun Razor 3 Hyper  - Red
    4. On Cloud - Black
    5. New Balance Fresh Foam Zante Pursuit - Blue / Blue
    6. Asics Gel Quantum 90 - Dark Grey/Black
    7. Altra Escalante 2.0 - Green
    8. Nike Free RN 2018 - White
      $100 $80 Save 20%
    9. Nike Free RN Flyknit 2018 - White/Black
    10. Nike Zoom Pegasus Turbo 2 - Black/White-university Blue-laser Orange
    11. On Cloudflow - Black Asphalt
    12. Hoka One One Mach 2 - Multi
    13. New Balance 1400 v6 - Black/Pink Zing
    14. New Balance Fresh Foam Beacon v2 - Blue
    15. Merrell Vapor Glove 4 - Monument
    16. Nike Odyssey React Flyknit 2 - Nero
    17. Adidas SL20 - Black
    18. Nike Flex Experience RN 8 - Multicolore Midnight Navy White Monsoon Blue 401
    19. Altra Escalante 1.5 - Black
    20. Nike Odyssey React - White White Black Volt 103
    21. On Cloud X - White Black
    22. Skechers GOrun Fast - Valor - Black
    23. Nike Zoom Fly - Multicolore Black Black Pure Platinum Anthracite 001
    24. Nike Epic React Flyknit - Black
    25. Nike ZoomX Vaporfly Next% - Pink
    26. New Balance FuelCell Rebel - new-balance-fuelcell-rebel-d94a
    27. Skechers GOrun Ride 8 Hyper - Yellow/Black
    28. Saucony Kinvara 11 - Blackout
      $110 $38 Save 65%
    29. Hoka One One Hupana 2 - Black Sky Blue
    30. Altra Kayenta - Black / Lime
      $110 $71 Save 35%

    15 best road lightweight running shoes

    1. Skechers GOrun Razor 3 Hyper
    2. Nike Free RN Flyknit 2018
    3. Asics Gel Quantum 90
    4. On Cloudflow
    5. Nike Free RN 2018
    6. Saucony Kinvara 10
    7. On Cloud
    8. Hoka One One Mach 2
    9. Nike Epic React Flyknit 2
    10. New Balance Fresh Foam Zante Pursuit
    11. Altra Escalante 2.0
    12. Nike Flex Experience RN 8
    13. Nike Odyssey React Flyknit 2
    14. New Balance Fresh Foam Beacon v2
    15. Nike Zoom Pegasus Turbo 2
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    Jens Jakob Andersen
    Jens Jakob Andersen

    Jens Jakob is a fan of short distances with a 5K PR at 15:58 minutes. Based on 35 million race results, he's among the fastest 0.2% runners. Jens Jakob previously owned a running store, when he was also a competitive runner. His work is regularly featured in The New York Times, Washington Post, BBC and the likes as well as peer-reviewed journals. Finally, he has been a guest on +30 podcasts on running.

    jens@runrepeat.com