A Running Shoe problem

what to do with wide feet!

2 messages
10/10/2012 at 16:00


Hope you could put a few suggestions my way.

Basically I am after a new pair of trainers.

I have wide feet - 4E - and have been perfectly fine on new balance 940 [Size 10]; which I have had for nearly a year.

Had a gait done at sweatshop and they put me on 1080V2 as they didnt stock the 860s. Done a few runs in them and the last run I done I had to stop as my right foot hurt. In comparison I done a 4miler last night in my 940s and they were faultless. 

Today I went to run and become and tried on the 860V2 2Es and they were just like my 940s - albeit too tight.

They dont stock the 4E version, and I am finding out that they are very hard to get hold of.

I also tried on Mizuno Wave Inspire 8, but found that I didnt like the wavy form of the shoe on my left foot.

Any advice?


11/10/2012 at 11:06

If you're happy with your current shoes, know they work for you and find them comfortable, why change?  Whenever I find a shoe I like I stick with it until I can't get them any more.   Just buy another pair the same - a quick google of New Balance 940 4E shows plenty of suppliers have them in stock in a size 10, e.g.:







(No connection with any of those shops, they just happened to be on the first page of Google).

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