If reading about the New York City marathon this past weekend has given you inspiration to lace up your sneakers, then perhaps these amazing shoe deals on Nordstrom will motivate you start small and hit the ground walking. But when it comes to , many women tend to choose a pair based on style instead of performance and construction. That's why we're here to help you make the right pick based on your fitness needs.
For the beginner walker
The Pegasus is built for the walking newbie in mind: It has a breathable, open-weave mesh, making it super lightweight and flexible, plus a beveled heel to provide comfort as you're racking up miles and increasing speed. Reviewers like 'em because they're light, comfortable, and can be worn for any type of workout. HIIT, spin, kickbo — you name it.
For walkers who need midsole support
Designed for walkers who suffer from midsole pain and aches, these Adidas NMD R1 shoes are made for you. Its sock-like construction gives you freedom of movement while the innovative midsole cushioning gives a boost where you need it. Not to mention, the grippy soles offer traction through all types of terrain, whether you're taking a stroll around the park or venturing off to a woodsy area.
For walkers who want some spring in their step
Each mile feels easier once you slip into a pair of the Ultra Boost sneakers. These shoes offer a trampoline-like cushioning to give you some spring with each step. So the more give, the more you get. Even better news if you're prone to , the molded heel provides optimal support for the achilles. The lightweight upper shoe adapts to the shape of your foot as you walk. Ever wondered what it feels like to walk on clouds? These sneakers are close enough.