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Womens Nike Zoom Equalon+ 4 Running Shoe

Women's Nike Zoom Equalon+ 4

Item #NIK1295
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Women's NIKE® ZOOM EQUALON+ 4 :: Get the stability you need without sacrificing plush cushioning and flexibility. The updated women's Nike® Zoom Equalon+ 4 delivers a new, more-snug heel strap, more durable midsole, and soft mesh upper. Now in widths! Nike+ ready. 10.0 ounces

*Nike+ sensor sold separately

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Category Type:

STABILITY+ [?]
Get the guidance and support you need to keep you running strong and feeling stable mile after mile. If you have an average arch but like extra cushioning and support, Stability+ shoes are your perfect pick. When choosing running shoes, find your perfect fit using this chart. Category types are based on factors like arch height, running habits and body frame.

Features & Benefits:

  • Medial and heel strap: For individual support
  • Dynamic material in forefoot: Helps with bunions
  • Heel and forefoot Zoom units: Optimum cushioning
  • Cushion ST midsole
  • Women's crash pad and flex grooves: Minimizes impact pressure, with vertically placed channels that assist in foot flex
  • Dual-density with TPU shank: Adds midfoot stability
  • Duralon forefoot outsole: Lightweight material allows for a cushy feel
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Womens Nike Zoom Equalon+ 4 Running Shoe
 
4.4

(based on 50 reviews)

100%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Comfortable (40)
  • Cushions impact (38)
  • Arch support (30)
  • Lightweight (28)
  • Breathable (26)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Road running (23)
  • Pavement (7)
  • Distance / endurance (4)
  • Gym (4)
  • Walking (4)
    • Sizing:
    • Feels full size too small

       

      Feels half size too small

       

      Feels true to size

       

      73% 

      (32 reviews)

      Feels half size too big

       

      Feels full size too big

       
    • Width:
    • Feels too narrow

       

      Feels true to width

       

      95% 

      (42 reviews)

      Feels too wide

       
    • Arch Type:
    • Average arch (30), Low arch (7), High arch (6)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Enthusiast (26), Gym rat (8), Casual/ recreational (7)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (30)

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(3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

 
5.0

Best shoe for bunions/blisters

By Gina

from Reading PA

About Me Avid Athlete

Pros

  • Breathable
  • Comfortable
  • Cushions Impact
  • Durable
  • Good Arch Support
  • Lightweight
  • No more blisters
  • Pronation Control
  • Room for your bunion

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Road Running

    Comments about Womens Nike Zoom Equalon+ 4 Running Shoe:

    I have been meaning to write a review for these shoes for weeks. This is the 4th pair of shoes I tried before I settled with them! Even though trying and then returning wasn't fun, it was worth it to finally find shoes I can run in and not get sore feet or blisters. I have a wider foot and a bunion on my left foot only. Finding a shoe that didn't hurt my bunion and didn't give me blisters was impossible until I found this shoe. I even was fitted at a running store for 2 years and they kept putting me in Wide Saucony Prodgrid 8's. After 4 miles in those shoes I always got blisters no matter what socks I used or what I did to try to prevent them. Band aid's vaseline, etc Nothing helped and yet the running store kept insisting these were best for me. Since my husband never gets blisters and doesn't even wear special socks or have new shoes I knew it had to be the shoe. There had to be something out there that would work for me! I worked with the operators at Roadrunner and finally found the perfect shoe for me. I do take a wide in this shoe and the second time I wore them we ran a half marathon- the longest run we ever did and I was still fine! I love these shoes and will be ordering these again! Don't listen to running stores if you are still getting blisters. If you have a bunion and a wider foot try these in a wide! Finally! I can run without foot problems. Very happy with these!

    • Sizing:
    • Feels true to size
    • Width:
    • Feels true to width
    • Arch Type:
    • Average Arch
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No

    (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    This is the best shoe ever!!! :)

    By Beth :)

    from La Mesa, CA. 91941

    About Me Avid Athlete

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Breathable
    • Comfortable
    • Cushions Impact
    • Durable
    • Fast
    • Good Arch Support
    • Good Traction
    • Great with Jeans
    • Lightweight
    • Pronation Control

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Walking

      Comments about Womens Nike Zoom Equalon+ 4 Running Shoe:

      I wear this shoe everyday! I use it for regular walking, condition training, jogging, power walking and everyday use! I use the custom fit orthotic inserts with them as well! I used to get pains in my legs and my feet would ache after I exercised, but now I feel great after my workouts! Thank you Road Runner Sports! You guys are the best!

      • Sizing:
      • Feels true to size
      • Width:
      • Feels true to width
      • Arch Type:
      • Average Arch
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No

      (2 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

       
      2.0

      I bought this shoe ...

      By Anonymous

      from Undisclosed

      Comments about Womens Nike Zoom Equalon+ 4 Running Shoe:

      I bought this shoe in-store, at the recommendation of the Roadrunner Sports fitter.
      I have a medium, almost narrow heel and midfoot, but need maximum toebox width and depth due to very pronounced bunions. I really regret buying this shoe at the fitter's recommendation. I'm extremely disappointed, and also feel greatly misled (even if that was unintentional by the fitter). On the one hand, the shoe absolutely has some great stability and cushioning features. However, none of that matters because the heel fit and other features are so poor. I specifically told the Roadrunner Sports fitter that because of my somewhat narrow heel and midfoot, I absolutely need memory foam in the heel collar and the tongue, especially as I have to get this shoe is a wide width due to my buions. Memory foam isn't a gimmick, and, for many runners, it's critical to avoiding heel slippage. The Roadrunner Sports fitter looked at the shoe and assured me that it had memory foam.

      (2 of 4 customers found this review helpful)

       
      2.0

      (cont.) and also feel ...

      By Anonymous

      from Undisclosed

      Comments about Womens Nike Zoom Equalon+ 4 Running Shoe:

      (cont.) and also feel greatly misled). The shoe does have some great stability and cushioning features. However, none of that matters because the heel fit and other features are so poor. I specifically told the Roadrunner Sports fitter that because of my somewhat narrow heel and midfoot, I absolutely need memory foam in the heel collar and the tongue. He looked at the shoe and assured me that it had memory foam. He also commented that as Nike's highest-end shoe, it of course would. After major heel slippage on an awful run, I called Nike, which informed me that the shoe in fact doesn't have memory foam. Not right for the fitter to give me bad info. And really poor of Nike not to put that in such a high-end (read pricey!) shoe.

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Please don't discontinue this shoe!

      By Sandramarie

      from Pearland TX

      About Me Avid Athlete

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

      • Comfortable
      • Cushions Impact
      • Good Arch Support
      • Lightweight
      • Pronation Control

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Pavement

        Comments about Womens Nike Zoom Equalon+ 4 Running Shoe:

        When I first got the original Zoom Equalon shoe to replace an older Nike stability plus model, I wasn't sure how it would hold up. Well, that was about 10 prs. ago! I have bad knee problems (prob. shouldn't be running, you know how that goes) and do 10K's and half marathons, and these really cushion the impact, and last compared to other brands. I have used Nike running shoes nearly exclusively over the past 4 decades because of their narrow fit, & I do think this is one of their best stability shoes, although I do wear light orthotics with them. Now, if Nike would just leave them on the market and NOT DISCONTINUE THEM (unless to update the model),judging by the reviews we'd all be happy!

        • Sizing:
        • Feels half size too small
        • Width:
        • Feels true to width
        • Arch Type:
        • Low Arch
        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Love these shoes.

        By DayGlorious!

        from Baltimore

        About Me Gym Rat

        Pros

        • Comfortable
        • Cushions Impact
        • Good Arch Support
        • Lightweight
        • Pronation Control

        Cons

        • Color choices

        Best Uses

        • Pavement

        Comments about Womens Nike Zoom Equalon+ 4 Running Shoe:

        Everyone is different, but for me, these shoes are perfect. They are supportive enough that I'm not constantly getting shin splints and rolling my ankles like I did in my old running shoes, but they don't have the heavy, inflexible, brick-like feeling of other stability shoes I've tried. They work really well with the custom-molded insoles I got at RRS, and they fit like a glove: no heel slippage, and no pinchy toe boxes. It's rare that I can put on ANY pair of shoes without being constantly reminded of something about them that isn't quite right, and that problem is 10 times worse with athletic shoes. But for me, the Equalon hits that sweet spot. My only con -- and it's a trivial one in the grand scheme of things -- is the lack of color choices. I know there used to be more than just the white/baby blue, but those color choices were almost as tame. Even one with a more current colorway -- some neon trim or a black upper or *something* -- would be a welcome break from having shoes that are almost conspicuously bland compared to what both Nike itself and its competitors offer in other recent models.

        • Sizing:
        • Feels true to size
        • Width:
        • Feels true to width
        • Arch Type:
        • Low Arch
        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Best running shoe yet!!!

        By KamieNJim

        from Wichita Falls, TX

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Comfortable
        • Cushions Impact
        • Good Arch Support
        • Good Traction

        Cons

        • Wears Out Quickly

        Best Uses

        • Pavement

        Comments about Womens Nike Zoom Equalon+ 4 Running Shoe:

        My husband and I are training for a 1/2 marathon. We have run for several years, but decided to start seriously running a year or so ago. These are the best running shoes I have found since getting older and not just being able to run in "whatever" without major regrets 1 mile into the run. My knees don't hurt, and I can walk up stairs after an 8 mile run in these. Something I couldn't do in my other running shoes lately. The padding under the toes is almost overdone--kind of a soft bar feeling at first, but give them a run or two and it is fine. The heel support and cushion is spot on. My only complaint is that all Nike shoes seem to wear out too fast, and my last 2 pairs (Volermos did this too) have developed a squeak after 150-200 miles. Still the most comfortable and close to perfect running shoes out there for high arches, cushioning, and some stability.

        • Sizing:
        • Feels true to size
        • Width:
        • Feels true to width
        • Arch Type:
        • High Arch
        • Was this a gift?:
        • No

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        4.0

        Great 'upgrade' from the Nike Zoom Triax

        By Kristin D.

        from Pittsburgh, PA

        About Me Avid Athlete

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Comfortable
        • Cushions Impact
        • Good Arch Support
        • Pronation Control

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Pavement

          Comments about Womens Nike Zoom Equalon+ 4 Running Shoe:

          After more than a decade of being a loyal Air Structure Triax (and more recently, Zoom Triax), I was pleasantly surprised at how 'classic' this shoe was in offering BOTH stability and sufficient CUSHIONING. I have found my new shoe! I only wish I had 'discovered' this shoe in time for my marathon last month.

          • Sizing:
          • Feels true to size
          • Width:
          • Feels true to width
          • Arch Type:
          • High Arch
          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          Great Shoe!

          By Tamstance

          from Illinois

          About Me Avid Athlete

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Breathable
          • Comfortable
          • Cushions Impact
          • Durable
          • Good Arch Support
          • Good Traction
          • Lightweight
          • Pronation Control

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Road Running

            Comments about Womens Nike Zoom Equalon+ 4 Running Shoe:

            Super comfortable. No more sore feet! Great arch support!

            • Sizing:
            • Feels true to size
            • Width:
            • Feels true to width
            • Arch Type:
            • High Arch
            • Was this a gift?:
            • No

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            4.0

            good support shoe, but not over-support.

            By Sandy

            from Toledo, Ohio

            About Me Avid Athlete

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Comfortable
            • Cushions Impact
            • Lightweight
            • Pronation Control

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • With Orthotics/Inserts

              Comments about Womens Nike Zoom Equalon+ 4 Running Shoe:

              Great cushion for long distance training, but not crazy about the pronation control. Use my orthotics with it, & I'm OK.Best Nike has to offer in a pronation-control shoe at this time, thanks to Nucleus no longer available.

              • Sizing:
              • Feels half size too small
              • Width:
              • Feels true to width
              • Arch Type:
              • Low Arch
              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              4.0

              very stable and comfortable

              By KK

              from Birmingham AL

              About Me Gym Rat

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Breathable
              • Comfortable
              • Cushions Impact
              • Durable
              • Good Arch Support
              • Lightweight

              Cons

              • Narrow / Tight

              Best Uses

              • Road Running

              Comments about Womens Nike Zoom Equalon+ 4 Running Shoe:

              comfortable, but buy full size bigger than normal. also i don't feel my foot is at all wide, but the shoe is pretty narrow. i would consider ordering a wide if your foot is remotely wide - or not.

              • Sizing:
              • Feels full size too small
              • Width:
              • Feels too narrow
              • Arch Type:
              • Average Arch
              • Was this a gift?:
              • No

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Great Shoes

              By IF

              from Florida

              About Me Avid Athlete

              Verified Reviewer

              Pros

              • Breathable
              • Comfortable
              • Cushions Impact
              • Durable
              • Good Arch Support
              • Pronation Control

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Road Running

                Comments about Womens Nike Zoom Equalon+ 4 Running Shoe:

                I wore the Structure Triax for years until Nike changed it so much, it was a completely different shoe and started giving me foot issues. Sadly, I had to find another stability shoes and gave the Equalons a try. These shoes have been great and have not given me any issues. I use them for trail running and road running. I am about to order my 4th pair.

                • Sizing:
                • Feels true to size
                • Width:
                • Feels true to width
                • Arch Type:
                • Average Arch
                • Was this a gift?:
                • No

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                I have bought this shoe over and over.

                By Triathlete

                from Minnesota

                About Me Avid Athlete

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Comfortable
                • Cushions Impact
                • Good Arch Support
                • Pronation Control

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Road Running

                  Comments about Womens Nike Zoom Equalon+ 4 Running Shoe:

                  Used this for my IronMan training and race and have bought several other pairs.

                  • Sizing:
                  • Feels half size too small
                  • Width:
                  • Feels true to width
                  • Arch Type:
                  • Average Arch
                  • Was this a gift?:
                  • No

                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Best running shoes!

                  By Seattleite

                  from Seattle, WA

                  About Me Gym Rat

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Breathable
                  • Comfortable
                  • Cushions Impact
                  • Durable
                  • Fast
                  • Good Arch Support
                  • Good Traction
                  • Lightweight
                  • Pronation Control

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Road Running

                    Comments about Womens Nike Zoom Equalon+ 4 Running Shoe:

                    I run 30+ miles per week both outdoors and on the treadmill. These should provide great support and are very durable. This is my 2nd pair!

                    • Sizing:
                    • Feels true to size
                    • Width:
                    • Feels true to width
                    • Arch Type:
                    • Average Arch

                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    Nike vs. New Balance

                    By JAC

                    from New Hampshire

                    About Me Avid Athlete

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Breathable
                    • Comfortable
                    • Cushions Impact
                    • Good Arch Support
                    • Good Traction
                    • Lightweight

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Pavement

                      Comments about Womens Nike Zoom Equalon+ 4 Running Shoe:

                      I have been a New Balance wearer for 15+ years and just wanted to try something different. I wore NB s they were one of the very few that came in wide width. I found these Nikes and thought I'd give them a try. I will never go back to the NB again! The cushion and support and all around comfort is far and away superior to the NB and I never thought I would say anything against NB but Nike has them beat!!

                      • Sizing:
                      • Feels true to size
                      • Width:
                      • Feels true to width
                      • Arch Type:
                      • Average Arch

                      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      4.0

                      Nice & cushy; flexible. ...

                      By Jessica

                      from Undisclosed

                      Comments about Womens Nike Zoom Equalon+ 4 Running Shoe:

                      Nice & cushy; flexible. First Nike shoe I've really liked. And it comes in wide to accomodate my bunion without any blistering.

                       
                      5.0

                      Buying my second pair

                      By SadieRunner

                      from USA

                      About Me Casual/ Recreational

                      Verified Reviewer

                      Pros

                      • Breathable
                      • Comfortable
                      • Cushions Impact
                      • Durable
                      • Lightweight
                      • Pronation Control

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Road Running

                        Comments about Womens Nike Zoom Equalon+ 4 Running Shoe:

                        I usually wear a size 8.5 in stylish shoes ( especially if they have a pointy toe or run a tad narrow). In running shoes I vary --8 or 8.5 I can't stand tight running shoes (have had bunion surgery and am careful not to crowd my feet), but I hate floppy shoes just as much.

                        The 8 fits perfectly in these shoes. An 8.5 would be huge.

                        Very comfortable. They feel quite stable, but also springy and light.

                        I recently tried the Lunarglide 3 (I loved the 1 and 2 for a super light , but stable feel)--but the 3 feels heavy, clunky, sort of flat and big.

                        So I'm back to the Equalon 4, which just seems to work for me. Nice price, too.

                        • Sizing:
                        • Feels true to size
                        • Width:
                        • Feels true to width
                        • Arch Type:
                        • Average Arch
                        • Was this a gift?:
                        • No
                         
                        5.0

                        AWESOME

                        By Doc

                        from Hawaii

                        About Me Rarely Work Out

                        Verified Reviewer

                        Pros

                        • Breathable
                        • Comfortable
                        • Cushions Impact
                        • Good Arch Support
                        • Pronation Control

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                          • Walking

                          Comments about Womens Nike Zoom Equalon+ 4 Running Shoe:

                          Excellent shoe. Best I've ever owned!

                          • Sizing:
                          • Feels true to size
                          • Width:
                          • Feels true to width
                          • Was this a gift?:
                          • No
                           
                          4.0

                          great sneaker

                          By activeoutdoors

                          from raleigh, nc

                          About Me Avid Athlete

                          Pros

                          • Comfortable
                          • Durable

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Road Running

                            Comments about Womens Nike Zoom Equalon+ 4 Running Shoe:

                            this is the 4th pair that I have owned. I love these sneakers. The info says to order up 1/2 size. I haven't done this. They seem to run true to size for me.
                            I'll prob keep ordering these as long as Nike makes them

                            • Sizing:
                            • Feels true to size
                            • Width:
                            • Feels true to width
                            • Arch Type:
                            • Average Arch
                            • Was this a gift?:
                            • No
                             
                            5.0

                            FITS LIKE A GOOD FRIEND

                            By jazzygal

                            from Washington

                            About Me Gym Rat

                            Verified Buyer

                            Pros

                            • Breathable
                            • Comfortable
                            • Cushions Impact
                            • Good Arch Support
                            • Good Traction
                            • Lightweight
                            • Pronation Control

                            Cons

                              Best Uses

                              • Road Running

                              Comments about Womens Nike Zoom Equalon+ 4 Running Shoe:

                              I first tried this shoe on in a store because I have a hard to fit foot. I am in my 60's and have had foot problems in the past so I have to spend the time and make sure the fit is very good. I then ordered from Road Runner after checking a few online sites and found that their prices beat the competion. These shoes have met all my expectations. I mainly use them for running on the treadmill at the gym. I run 25 miles a week and, so far, these shoes remain comfortable and cool. If you road or trail run the wear out time would be increased. I use my own insoles so I bought a full size up but the shoes seems to run true to size. I am very happy with these shoes and would definitely buy them again.

                              • Sizing:
                              • Feels true to size
                              • Width:
                              • Feels true to width
                              • Arch Type:
                              • Average Arch
                              • Was this a gift?:
                              • No
                               
                              5.0

                              Time will tell

                              By Wild Iris

                              from Dallas OR

                              About Me Avid Athlete

                              Pros

                              • Breathable
                              • Comfortable
                              • Cushions Impact
                              • Fast
                              • Good Arch Support
                              • Good Traction
                              • Lightweight
                              • Pronation Control

                              Cons

                                Best Uses

                                • Road Running

                                Comments about Womens Nike Zoom Equalon+ 4 Running Shoe:

                                Feeling betrayed by Saucony when they discontinued the Hurricane 7, claiming the next versions were better but they hurt me: I tried Asics Kayano 17 and thought they were my new shoe. But got the Nike for rotation purposes and by then it was obvious that the Asics break down too soon. These Nike's give back energy, and while the Asics started out that way they started feeling sluggish at just under 3 months. I run about 25 miles per week +-, and am petite so I don't put excessive demands on a shoe. Seems like someone 4'11", 105 lb should be able to get more mileage. I'm hopeful these Nike's won't disappoint. They didn't require any break-in, that was nice!

                                • Sizing:
                                • Feels true to size
                                • Width:
                                • Feels true to width
                                • Arch Type:
                                • Average Arch
                                • Was this a gift?:
                                • No
                                 
                                5.0

                                Great alternative to Triax and Kayano

                                By stilleto37

                                from Valencia, CA

                                About Me Avid Athlete

                                Verified Buyer

                                Pros

                                • Breathable
                                • Comfortable
                                • Cushions Impact
                                • Great stability

                                Cons

                                  Best Uses

                                  • Road Running

                                  Comments about Womens Nike Zoom Equalon+ 4 Running Shoe:

                                  I was loyal to Nike Triax and tried Asics Kayano but didn't like the way the shoe fit. I came back to Nike and choose the Equalon as I required a stability plus shoe for the hills by my house. So far it is a great shoe.

                                  • Sizing:
                                  • Feels true to size
                                  • Width:
                                  • Feels true to width
                                  • Arch Type:
                                  • Average Arch
                                  • Was this a gift?:
                                  • No
                                   
                                  4.0

                                  favorite shoe

                                  By Ellen

                                  from VA

                                  About Me Avid Athlete

                                  Pros

                                  • Comfortable
                                  • Cushions Impact

                                  Cons

                                    Best Uses

                                    • Endurance Training

                                    Comments about Womens Nike Zoom Equalon+ 4 Running Shoe:

                                    I ran my marathon last year in these but recently discovered I need orthotics. I was urged to switch to a neutral shoe with my new orthotics but I am going to try them in these first. So far so good. I am still in love with this shoe. Not as much stability as the structure triax but they are so comfortable. The shape of the toe box is perfect for me and I like the cushion in the forefoot..though it does go flat quickly.

                                    • Sizing:
                                    • Feels true to size
                                    • Width:
                                    • Feels true to width
                                    • Arch Type:
                                    • Average Arch
                                    • Was this a gift?:
                                    • No
                                     
                                    5.0

                                    The better running shoe

                                    By Marie training for 10K

                                    from Panama City, FL

                                    About Me Avid Athlete

                                    Verified Buyer

                                    Pros

                                    • Breathable
                                    • Comfortable
                                    • Cushions Impact
                                    • Durable
                                    • Good Arch Support
                                    • Lightweight

                                    Cons

                                      Best Uses

                                      • Road Running

                                      Comments about Womens Nike Zoom Equalon+ 4 Running Shoe:

                                      I had problems with my toe bruising from excessive running, purchased this shoe and have had the best experience and comfort with the Nike Equalon. I would highly recommend this to any runner. Great on impact and lightweight. Love this shoe!

                                      • Sizing:
                                      • Feels true to size
                                      • Width:
                                      • Feels true to width
                                      • Arch Type:
                                      • Average Arch
                                      • Was this a gift?:
                                      • No
                                       
                                      4.0

                                      A great shoe!

                                      By Boo Boo's Mom

                                      from Central Wisconsin

                                      About Me Avid Athlete

                                      Verified Buyer

                                      Pros

                                      • Cushions Impact
                                      • Lightweight
                                      • Pronation Control

                                      Cons

                                        Best Uses

                                        • Road Running

                                        Comments about Womens Nike Zoom Equalon+ 4 Running Shoe:

                                        This is my second pair. Had videotape analysis done and these shoes definitely corrected my mild pronation issues.

                                        • Sizing:
                                        • Feels true to size
                                        • Width:
                                        • Feels true to width
                                        • Arch Type:
                                        • Average Arch
                                        • Was this a gift?:
                                        • No
                                         
                                        5.0

                                        Love them!!!

                                        By Kim

                                        from Clayton, NC

                                        About Me Casual/ Recreational

                                        Verified Buyer

                                        Pros

                                        • Comfortable
                                        • Cushions Impact
                                        • Great shoes for wide feet
                                        • Lightweight

                                        Cons

                                          Best Uses

                                          • Gym

                                          Comments about Womens Nike Zoom Equalon+ 4 Running Shoe:

                                          I have a hard time finding shoe wide enough and this shoe was a gem. Plenty of room.

                                          • Sizing:
                                          • Feels true to size
                                          • Width:
                                          • Feels true to width
                                          • Arch Type:
                                          • Average Arch
                                          • Was this a gift?:
                                          • No
                                           
                                          4.0

                                          Not my favorite, but a close second...

                                          By Ev

                                          from Mississippi

                                          About Me Avid Athlete

                                          Verified Buyer

                                          Pros

                                          • Breathable
                                          • Comfortable
                                          • Good Traction
                                          • Lightweight

                                          Cons

                                            Best Uses

                                            • With Orthotics/Inserts

                                            Comments about Womens Nike Zoom Equalon+ 4 Running Shoe:

                                            I've had foot surgeries and dealt with multiple injuries over the last few years, so buying new shoes without at least trying them on first isn't something I normally do.(I'm a 30+ mile per week runner with 2 marathons & 3 halves under my belt). These were on my Shoedog recommendation list. I am a Nike girl, so I thought I'd try them out. I rotate them with another pair of Nike's (Air Pegasus 27). These are very lightweight and feel like they are built well. It took me a few weeks to get used to them. The balls of my feet were sore after a run, but the pain didn't linger. (Typical when breaking in a new pair, I guess.) They're great for the occasional trail run also. Not my favorite pair of shoes, but they're definitely worth a try.

                                            • Sizing:
                                            • Feels half size too big
                                            • Width:
                                            • Feels true to width
                                            • Arch Type:
                                            • Average Arch
                                            • Was this a gift?:
                                            • No
                                             
                                            3.0

                                            Too much shoe for me!

                                            By Redsonj

                                            from Wellesley, MA

                                            About Me Avid Athlete

                                            Verified Buyer

                                            Pros

                                            • Pronation Control

                                            Cons

                                            • Heavy

                                            Best Uses

                                            • Endurance Training

                                            Comments about Womens Nike Zoom Equalon+ 4 Running Shoe:

                                            I was looking for a trainer that would give me some support but not be overly clunky. Unfortunately these did not fit the bill. I have very flat feet but wear custom orthotics and together with the orthotics these were just too much. They felt very big and clunky --like I was wearing a pair of Snooki's slippers. Back they went and I got a pair of Zoom Structures. Much better for me! If you are a bigger runner and need heavy pronation control these might be perfect for you, but would not recommend for a smaller runner looking for moderate support.

                                            • Sizing:
                                            • Feels true to size
                                            • Width:
                                            • Feels true to width
                                            • Arch Type:
                                            • Low Arch
                                            • Was this a gift?:
                                            • No
                                             
                                            5.0

                                            This is the best shoe ever! :)

                                            By Beth

                                            from San Diego, CA.

                                            About Me Avid Athlete

                                            Verified Buyer

                                            Pros

                                            • Breathable
                                            • Comfortable
                                            • Cushions Impact
                                            • Durable
                                            • Good Arch Support
                                            • Good Traction
                                            • Great with Jeans
                                            • Lightweight
                                            • Pronation Control

                                            Cons

                                              Best Uses

                                              • Walking

                                              Comments about Womens Nike Zoom Equalon+ 4 Running Shoe:

                                              I use this shoe for my cross training exercises, and for all of the power walking I do. I also wear this shoe for any activity that requires a lot of walking. I absolutely love this shoe, and I am already on my 5th pair!

                                              • Sizing:
                                              • Feels true to size
                                              • Width:
                                              • Feels true to width
                                              • Arch Type:
                                              • Average Arch
                                              • Was this a gift?:
                                              • No
                                               
                                              5.0

                                              REALLY like this shoe

                                              By Seawitch_SC

                                              from Columbia, SC

                                              About Me Gym Rat

                                              Pros

                                              • Comfortable
                                              • Durable
                                              • Foot cooling
                                              • Lightweight
                                              • Never worry about my shoe
                                              • Pronation Control

                                              Cons

                                                Best Uses

                                                • Road Running

                                                Comments about Womens Nike Zoom Equalon+ 4 Running Shoe:

                                                I had to put off buying a new pair of running shoes, but they kept on performing well even though they were clearly worn. Got a new pair now & ready to ZOOM down the road.

                                                • Sizing:
                                                • Feels true to size
                                                • Width:
                                                • Feels true to width
                                                • Arch Type:
                                                • High Arch
                                                • Was this a gift?:
                                                • No

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                                                Fri, January 15,2010:
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                                                Fri, January 15,2010:
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                                                4.    karen rated this product 3 stars
                                                Sat, October 24,2009:
                                                I will be returning these shoes.The forefront feels very different than its predecessor, kind of floppy. I actually ordered the 3's and like them better than the 4's. The 3's fit much snugger in the toes that the 2's and certainly the 4's. The 3's having superior cushioning than the 4's. I wish Nike would stop messing around with a good thing.
                                                5.    Diana rated this product 3 stars
                                                Tue, October 13,2009:
                                                I pre-ordered these shoes a month ago, and was happy to finally get them in the mail last week. After running in two other Nike models (Pegasus 25's and Max Moto 7's) I thought these shoes would be perfect for me. First, I found the shoes to be bigger than the size 9.5 that I wear in the other two models. And although the cushioning on these shoes was superb, I wasn't able to enjoy the fit because the arch on the shoe is really uncomfortable; it's positioned far back towards the heel of the foot. I hope these work for someone else, but I had to send mine back:(
                                                6.    karen rated this product 4 stars
                                                Sun, October 11,2009:
                                                Just bought these today, haven't done a run in them yet. They definitely fit a 1/2 size smaller. I have the Equalon 2, size 9, and in the 4's I needed a size 9 1/2. The test run I did in the store/sidewalk initially felt good, very strong heel base/cushioning, more so than the 2's, feels like a little less cushioning in the front.

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