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
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.
WeightMen: 3.5ozWomen: 3.5oz
Heel to toe dropMen: 4mmWomen: 4mm
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.
Heel heightMen: 16mmWomen: 16mm
Forefoot heightMen: 12mmWomen: 12mm
WidthMen: normalWomen: normal
Release dateJul 2018
Experts are runners, who post reviews at youtube, directly at RunRepeat or at their own websites. Each expert is categorized from level 1 to level 5 based on expertise. See stats on expert reviews and how we calculate scores here.
Are you an expert? Apply to contribute here.
96 / 100 based on 6 expert reviews
You're getting an incredibly technical shoe that is not meant for everyday wear. It's the kind of thing you pull out..in case of PB (personal best) emergency.
I could easily train daily in them and have. All paces are welcome here and I have noted no compromise anywhere so far, although I have not as of yet raced in them.
This is a really fun and super light shoe to run in. There’s plenty of cushion and protection for longer runs and plenty of speed for tempo days.
The Fast works well for hard days, but for days you want a really smooth shoe and you’re not feeling beat up (ie, recovery days) then it can definitely be a shoe for the mid week 8 to 12 miler. It’s just that smooth via the PEBA. It’s a shoe I continue to come back to for runs.
Updates to Reebok Floatride Run Fast Pro
- The Reebok Floatride Run Fast Pro is a running shoe that’s made for the neutral pronator. It makes use of a lightweight design to accommodate all-day wear. Moreover, its components were optimized to function well in Marathons and other long-distance competitions.
- The upper is composed of a single-layer engineered mesh. It offers a flexible and breathable coverage. Moreover, it allows the feeling of merely wearing a sock.
- Floatride is a proprietary Reebok technology. The goal of this compound is to maintain a lightweight underfoot experience that’s still well-cushioned. A rubber layer shields the midsole from wear-and-tear.
Reebok Floatride Run Fast Pro size and fit
This version of the Reebok Floatride Run has a standard running shoe length. Runners are welcome to get this product using the usual sizing preferences. When it comes to width, the only option is D – Medium, which is a profile that is optimized for men. This model is a unisex option, but its measurements cater to the male foot-dimensions.
The outsole unit of the Reebok Floatride Run Fast Pro makes use of a very thin rubber layer. This material has a textured surface to dole out more traction over the roads. Its slim profile helps in reducing the overall weight of the product.
Floatride is the name of the foam that is used for this running shoe. This technology offers a lightweight underfoot experience. Furthermore, it is touted to be soft and reactive to each movement of the foot.
A sock liner that’s made of ethylene vinyl acetate is placed right above the primary cushioning unit. This add-on is meant to add a bit more underfoot support without sacrificing flexibility and responsiveness.
The upper unit of the Reebok Floatride Run Fast Pro is made of a single-piece engineered mesh. This cloth-like fabric offers a flexible wrap that is also well-ventilated, its soft structure a substitute for a sock.
A set of printed overlays graces the sides and the heel. These add-ons are meant to help the upper unit when it comes to hugging the foot and keeping it in place.
Thin and flat shoelaces are responsible for adjusting the coverage. They connect to discreet eyelets on the instep, causing the rest of the façade to adapt to the tightening and loosening of the fit.