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Need recommendation on brand for running shoes

Postby pengyou » 12 May 2012, 16:27

I need to buy running shoes. I am a beginner, only about 5 miles per week. Are there any good local brands that make good running shoes? and any shops that are especially good to buy shoes in?
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Re: Need recommendation on brand for running shoes

Postby Steviebike » 12 May 2012, 18:03

Never heard of any local brands that can compete with all the known brands (but, I don't know enough to be really sure). I would do some research, check out running websites and see what shoes are getting praise. Also you're going to have to set a budget, shoes range in price A LOT!
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Re: Need recommendation on brand for running shoes

Postby cfimages » 12 May 2012, 21:26

The good news is the major brands tend to be relatively cheap in Taiwan.
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Re: Need recommendation on brand for running shoes

Postby navillus » 12 May 2012, 22:46

cfimages wrote:The good news is the major brands tend to be relatively cheap in Taiwan.


Really? I haven't looked at prices of shoes in Canada in about 15 years but was at the shops the other night with my daughter looking at 3-4000NT shoes(Nike, Adidas, Mizuno) and thought the prices were ridiculous. I'm a Diadora fan. Cheap, decent shoes.
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Re: Need recommendation on brand for running shoes

Postby tommy525 » 12 May 2012, 22:48

I vote for Reebok. Both pairs i bought were super nice. Comfortable and kept my feet in good shape.
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