Looking around me, I see that people tend to be more and more open to a healthier lifestyle that starts with thinking more positive, eating more fruits and vegetables, less fast food and ends with exercising more. This gives me a sense of peace and faith in humanity like nothing else does because everyone wants to see happy people that have a purpose and do what it takes to achieve their goals, and it will become easier and easier to surround yourself with this kind of folks.

Even though there are many aspects of a positive lifestyle, I will deal today with working out/fitness and offer you some of the best running & training shoes out there. Because I know how interested you are in looking your best no matter what you do, this collection includes only stylish running shoes that will make you stand out, feel more confident and prepare to over-achieve.

Please don’t waste these shoes; remember to also use them for their purpose, not just fashion!

In no particular order, 19 of the most stylish running & training shoes for 2015!

1. UA SpeedForm Gemini Running Shoes by Under Armour

Personally, I never thought that a pair of running shoes can look so cool with a little touch of gold.

A Few “Specs”:

  • zero distraction while running through innovative UA Speedform technology
  • conforms to your foot’s exact shape, eliminating slippage because of the Molded 4D Foam footbed
  • durable breathability with the perforated upper with ultrasonic seal

Price: $129.99 order via underarmour.com

Men's UA SpeedForm® Gemini Team Running Shoes Under Armor


2. Solana Running Shoe by Zoot Sport

This particular pair of shoes won the Runner’s World “Best Debut” in 2015.

A Few “Specs”:

  • proprietary Zoot injected ZVA for shock
  • they brag to build shoes “from inside-out” for the ultimate feel, through the BareFit Technology
  • 3D molded heel counter to lock your heel in place for the best fit

Price: $100 order via zootsports.com

Men's Solana Running Shoes by Zoot Sport


3. Cloud Running Shoes by On Running

Even though I’ve never heard of On Running before doing the research for this article, I have to say that their design rocks and I can see myself wearing them with a pair of navy joggers.

A Few “Specs”:

  • flexible and responsive Zero-Gravity foam
  • easy-entry lacing system that can be adapted to your foot
  • the shoes will adapt to your individual movement path through CloudTec Technology

Price: $129.95 order via on-running.com

Cloud Running Shoes by On Running

4. Race Rocker 2.0 Shoes by Scott

As they present it on the site, the Race Rocker shoe is the “ultimate racing machine for dynamic runners”. But they can easily be worn as a style statement with your favorite black chinos to create a relaxed, casual look.

A Few “Specs”:

  • a new lightweight midsole material with improved cushioning
  • creates a very stable midstance, promoting the faster and more efficient running style
  • offers two different insoles to ensure a better fit

Price: $125 order via scott-sports.com

Race Rocker 2.0 Shoes by Scott Sports

5. Flyknit Racer in Orange by Nike

Caution! You will see more Nike shoes in this article because they tend to be my favorites, so I apologize in advance if it’s too much for you.

But seriously now, how can one not fall in love with the design of these Flyknit Racer shoes? It feels like an instant push in mindset towards attaining your fitness/running goals.

A Few “Specs”:

  • lightweight, responsive cushioning through ForeFoot Nike Zoom
  • knit upper for breathability
  • racing specific diamond pattern on the outsole

Price: $150 order via nike.com

Nike Flyknit Racer Unisex Running Shoe in Orange


6. Roshe Run Trainers by Nike

I actually own this pair and I couldn’t be more satisfied with how it looks and feels. I wouldn’t say they perfect for running, but you can wear them while you work out in the gym and on any casual Fridays – it’s guaranteed to make an outstanding impression because of the black and white contrast.

A Few “Specs”:

  • cushioned collar for protection around your ankles
  • waffle pattern outsole for traction

Price: $100 via loofes-clothing.com

Nike Rosherun Trainers in Black


7. Adidas Flux 2015 by Adidas Originals

These are excellent for those of you that are not very comfortable standing out of the crowd, but still want a good looking pair of trainers to go with your outfit, sporty or casual.

Price: $100 order via loofes-clothing.com

Adidas Originals ADIDAS FLUX 2015


8. Lunartempo Running Shoes by Nike

Designed to give you more speed with every mile you run.

A Few “Specs”:

  • plush feel because of its foam lines
  • mesh tongue with foam for protection against the laces
  • waffle tread on the outsole

Price: $110 order via nike.com

Nike LunarTempo Men s Running Shoe


9. Wave Prophecy 4 by Mizuno

I absolutely love the design of this shoe and it’s definitely on my wishlist as I am so curious how is it to run with that kind of outsole.

A Few “Specs”:

  • soft, pliable upper provides enough embrace
  • Infinity Wave delivers the highest degree of cushioning

Price: $209.99 order via mizunousa.com


10. Air Max 2015 by Nike [Customizable]

Nike revolutionized the running shoes industry (at least design wise) when they released the customizable shoes. The one below was customized with Male Extravaganza colors and will be my next investment.

A Few “Specs”:

  • you can choose your width
  • internal bootie wraps your foot for a sock-like fit
  • you can also choose between a cushioned or responsive sock liner for personalized comfort

Price: $220 order via nike.com

Nike Air Max 2015 iD Running Shoe

11. ZQuick Dash by Reebok

I was never a big fan of Reebok, but they managed to really impress me with the ZQuick Dash shoe and the Zigtech (below).

A Few “Specs”:

  • CRTek rubber in high-wear zones for lightweight
  • Z-Rated midsole geometry improves cushioning
  • no-sew upper and Bootie fit system for a great fit

Price: $89.99 order via reebok.com

Reebok ZQuick Dash Red Mens


12. Free 4.0 Flyknit by Nike

Is it just me or the fabric on this shoe looks like a soccer field?! I could get very used to it though!

A Few “Specs”:

  • the heel mimics the shape of the heel
  • asymmetrical lacing for reduced lace pressure on the top of your foot
  • non-stretch, knit-in heel for structure and support

Price: $120 order via nike.com

Nike Free 4.0 Flyknit Men s Running Shoe GREEN

13. Gel Saga Glow in the Dark by Asics

A legendary runner from Asics which was first released back in 1990. Ideal for long-distance runners.

Price: $80 order via loofes-clothing.com



14. Free 5.0 by Nike [Customizable]

There’s no secret that I like orange and these shoes were customized as well. There are 10 different parts of the shoe that you can customize and choose from 17 colors. I recommend you do it even if you don’t want to purchase them, just for fun.

A Few “Specs”:

  • you can put your personal goal on the tongue through Nike iD
  • ultralight Flywire technology

Price: $135 order via nike.com

Nike Free 5.0 Running Shoe in Orange Customized


15. Mirage 4 by Saucony

This cool shoe won Runner’s World Best Update in 2013 and are perfect for road & track.

A Few “Specs”:

  • responsive cushion
  • absorbs the impact and distributes pressure through PowerGrid Technology

Price: $110 order via saucony.com

Mens Mirage 4 Natural Running by Saucony


16. Zigtech Big N Fast So Cal by Reebok

There are not many running shoes that look so “out-of-this-world” like these Reeboks.

A Few “Specs”:

  • Big Zig midsole is 40% higher in the heel to cushion, then accelerate
  • High abrasion rubber outsole for traction and durability

Price: $99.99 order via reebok.com

Reebok ZigTech Big N Fast So Cal in Black and Blue


17. 1490v1 Running Shoes by New Balance

My first pair of serious running shoes were by New Balance and, after almost 2 years of wearing them 4-5 times a week at the gym, running over 100 miles and a triathlon, they still look pretty good. I love the happiness these shoes radiate.

A Few “Specs”:

  • Breathable mono mesh
  • REVlite offers a lightweight ride without minimizing construction

Price: $84.99 order via newbalance.com

1490v1 Running Shoes by New Balance


18. Flyknit Lunar 3 by Nike [Customizable]

I customized this pair in fuchsia so we have more than just the usual black, blue, red in this collection. What do you say?

A Few “Specs”:

  • plush cushioning
  • uses Flywire technology to wrap the midfoot for added support
  • diamond-shaped cuts in the midsole/outsole enhance flexibility

Price: $190 order via nike.com

NIKE FLYKNIT LUNAR3 ID Customized in Fuchsia


19. Minimus Zero v2 by New Balance

The new Minimus Zero promotes the barefoot experience in a shoe “that is tough enough for the road”.

A Few “Specs”:

  • 0mm drop* from heel to toe
  • odor resistant
  • Vibram outsole provides maximum surface contact and multi-directional traction

Price: $109.99 order via newbalance.com

Minimus Zero v2 by New Balance in blue green


It really does not matter if you are a “Nike-person” like me because the most important aspect is to have an active lifestyle that will raise your energy level and give you a better sense of purpose. But don’t forget that you can still look fabulous while training by just owning one of the stylish training shoes above.