Nike Zoom Winflo series has maintained a good reputation among runners since the release of its first edition. Over the last few years, the Winflo has been a go-to option for runners who wanted a neutral Nike running shoe but without the price tag of the Nike Air Zoom Pegasus series and the franchise has been a success so far. Nike Zoom Winflo 6, the 6th edition of the Winflo series is marketed as a fast running shoe that offers superior comfort to neutral runners.
So, is this the best running shoe for neutral runners? What makes it so special? Check out this Nike zoom Winflo 6 running shoe review by Qalfit.
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- 2 Zoom Air units give a stable feeling underfoot.
- The synthetic upper provides a supportive structure and breathability.
- Lightweight cushion foam for a soft and springy midsole cushioning.
- Rubber crash rail and crash pad acts as a cushioning device and enhances durability in difficult terrains.
- A ‘partial bootie’ style design provides a snug, comfortable fit.
- Modified Waffle tread on the midline of the shoe provides superior traction.
- Updated Heel foam design for a more comfortable fit.
- Brand: Nike
- Model: Zoom Winflo 6
- Type: Cushioning, all-day wear running shoe
- Weight: 270 grams
- Forefoot Stack Height: 14.5mm
- Heel Stack Height: 25mm
Nike Zoom Winflo 6- Positives:
- Nike Zoom Winflo 6 is a redesign from the ground up. It has a redesigned midsole and upper that improves the performance of the shoe on road.
- It comes with not one but 2 Nike Air Zoom technology- A low-profile airbag put in the shoe to reduce the weight of the shoe and to provide a cushioned pad to land on. One is situated on the forefoot and the other in the heel.
- This edition has a crash pad that is separated from the rest of the outsole by a groove. This enhances durability and adds to the cushioning experience. It also has a smooth shock absorption that elevates your overall leg protection.
- Winflo 6 has great traction. The outsole has a good grip and ensures a seamless connection through the midfoot. This provides a comfortable landing experience.
- Winflo 6 is one of the best running shoes if you’re suffering from pain in your achilles tendon after your runs. The updated heel foam design sweeps away from your achilles tendon and provides a snug fit.
Nike Zoom Winflo 6- Negatives
- Nike Zoom Winflo 6 lacks the responsive and soft feel that you get from other top Nike models.
- If you’re a person who likes a smoother and flexible midsole, the 2 Air Zoom bags may be a bit uncomfortable for you during runs.
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Nike markets the Zoom Winflo 6 as a fluid design that speaks the language of fast and that’s exactly what it is. It is a versatile shoe that will suit all types of training. It is a very good road shoe for runners who are looking to stabilize their overpronation. All these make the Nike Zoom Winflo 6 as one of the best Nike running shoes for neutral runners.
Qalfit feature rating: 4.5
Qalfit comfort rating: 4.5
Qalfit durability rating: 4.6
Price: INR 7995