Rack up the miles

A new wave of supercharged trainers means it’s easier than ever to achieve elite performance

Nike ZoomX Vaporfly Next% 2
/ £157
From a 10K to a marathon, the 2 has responsive cushioning and secure support to push you towards your personal best. A foot-long carbon plate and a stripped back weight saving upper combine to create one of the punchiest, most responsive rides going.

adidas Terrex Agravic Pro Tech Trail Running Shoes / £220
Made to the push the limits, whether you’re crossing glaciers or climbing rocks, these high-cut shoes are water repellent and have adjustable laces that let you dial in the fit. The BOA Fit System ensures an easy on-and off, secure hold while the Boost technology provides responsive cushioning to get you off the mark.

Hoka One One Bondi X / £179
The ultimate long distance running shoe is spring-loaded with a propulsive carbon fibre plate. Combined with a full-size moulded EVA sole, it results in a springy and responsive ride that will allowing to run comfortably for longer.

Saucony Endorphin Speed
Designed to make you go faster, this exceptionally light shoe has been pared down as much as possible to shave off extra grams. It features a newly designed winged plate that propels you through the rigours of daily training while updated geometry gives you a smoother ride and more pop and spring for serious speed.