Here are the best places to get running shoes from brands including popular ones like Nike, Under Armour and Adidas.
Need some spankin’ new running shoes for your next workout? We’ve got your back. Whether you’re training in the gym or taking it outdoors on hiking trails, we’ve rounded up the best sports stores in Singapore that offer stylish yet functional kicks for men and women.
Best running shoes in Singapore
Puma’s running shoes are easy on the eyes, with striking colours of green, yellow and blue. But that’s just the aesthetics. The shoes are made with soft, breathable materials, giving runners a comfortable experience when they hit the track. To be completely honest, the shoes are so pretty that you can easily wear them to complete your athleisure ensemble.
Puma, multiple locations including VivoCity and Ion Orchard
Whether you’re a trail or road runner, this Japanese sports store has you covered. Built to provide you with the best running experience, the shoes are equipped with special Asics Gel (to give you better shock absorption and impact reduction) and Flytefoam technology (for an extra spring in your stride).
Asics, multiple locations including Plaza Singapura and Suntec City
Welcome to sneaker paradise! Nike has engineered running shoes with a multitude of technologies that’ll leave you spoilt for choice. Check out Nike Zoom Air for the ultimate cushioning and optimum push-off effect in the soles of your feet, Nike Flyknit technology for lightweight and breathable kicks that fit like a glove, and Nike Free for that sweet barefoot feeling, just to name a few. Depending on your concern, there’s gotta be a shoe waiting for you.
Nike, multiple locations including Paragon and Jewel Changi Airport
Get some of the best running shoes in Singapore at this sports store. Since it houses all things related to running, such as technically advanced shoes, equipment and attire from a range of sports brands like Hoka One One and Saucony, you can forget about running from pillar to post for all your sporting needs. Just approach any of the in-store experts if you need further help in picking the right shoe for your feet. There’s also an in-house treadmill for you to give your new kicks a test run!
Running Lab, multiple locations including Takashimaya and Tampines Mall
If you’re a serious runner, check out Under Armour for wicked running shoes in spades. Apart from providing great cushioning and flexibility, it’s definitely worth mentioning that some of the running shoes under the HOVR range provide real-time coaching. Yes, there’s a chip in the shoe, which helps to track your performance via UA’s MapMyRun app. Neat, huh?
Under Armour, multiple locations including Paragon and Takashimaya
You can never go wrong with a pair of New Balance kicks, especially when it comes to booting speed. Here’s a suggestion: Stop by its beautiful concept store at Bugis (which is decked out in industrial aesthetics) to try a pair of high-quality running shoes. While you’re at it, shop for a pair of snazzy sneakers from the MadebyNB lifestyle range.
New Balance, multiple locations including VivoCity and Parkway Parade
When you don Adidas’ iconic three-striped kicks, you instantly look like a well-seasoned athlete. This big player has a few popular series that could change your running metrics for the better. The Ultraboost range has a spectacular energy return – you know, giving you an extra boost. For that comfort factor, the shoes from the Cloudfoam range give you stellar cushioning – it almost feels like you’re running on clouds.
Adidas, multiple locations including Velocity@Novena Square and Paragon
Of course, this mega sports emporium makes it on the list. With its extensive range of sports gear, runners can get more than just shoes here. We’re talking about foam rollers, compression socks and shorts, all of which will help to improve your endurance.
Decathlon Singapore, multiple locations including Holland Village and City Square Mall