You're ready to start your walking program but want to make sure you avoid injury - your best defense against injury is a good pair of walking shoes. We have put together a list of the top choices of Men's Walking Shoes for 2017.
A good pair of walking shoes will help you keep good posture, reduce strain on your ligaments and provide cushion for your joints making your walks more comfortable.
You will want to choose one of the more rugged pairs of shoes if you regularly walk on trails instead of roads.
1) Skechers Afterburn Memory-Foam Walking Shoes For Men
This shoe features a padded collar, a mesh upper with a cushioned mesh tongue for comfort. Providing you with a comfortable shoe that offers protection for your feet. An added bonus is that they are easy to slip on when going for a walk thanks to an easy on loop heel.
2) Dr Comfort Performance X Black Grey Walking Shoes for Men
This shoe features a protective toe- box which provides extra comfort allowing for free toe movement and protects the toes in the event of toe stubbing. They are light weight which can reduce fatigue when walking longer distances. They are easy to slip on and have an innovative lace up solution that only requires a single pull.
3) New Balance MW 577 Men's Walking Shoe
These are ideal for trail walking. The heel design offers greater traction, support and bounce to easily overcome rough patches on any walking trail.
4) Asics Gel Tech Men's Walking Shoe
These shoes allow your feet to breathe and are ideal for walking in warmer climates. A rubber sole and removable insole provides you will all day comfort for those that like take longer walks on walking trails.
5) Merrell Mens Moab Ventilator Hiking & Walking Shoe
These shoes are great for both hiking and walking. An air cushion mid-sole allow you to land softly on your feet providing you additional comfort on longer walks or hikes. The endurance rubber outsole is thicker which provides better traction.
6) New Balance MW 659 Men's Walking Shoe
These shoes come with absorb cushioning delivering a more secure and comfortable feel providing you confidence while you walk. A grippy rubber outsole will provide you greater traction and stability on rough walking trails.
7) Reebok Daily Cushion 3.0 RS Mens Walking Shoe
Reebok's walking shoes use some of the advanced technologies found in their line of shoes for Athletes.
The heel has a beveled construction providing you a confident walking stride and flex groves seen on the fore foot add flexibility into your steps. The memory foam insert provides consistent and dependable comfort, while a steel shank keeps the shoe rigid when you are walking. These shoes are great for anyone spending a lot of time on their feet.