Get ready, get set, and go find your new footwear for winter jogs.

Sole Motive

Local heroes Sole Motive are specialists in the field of activewear. Red-hot orange and light as air, their Asics Magic Speed shoes are high performers designed for marathons. For everyday training, try Nike Air Zoom in classic black and white. Both sets of turbo-blasters will have you racing along the Tan. So grab some anti-blister running socks while you’re here.

Up There Athletics

To check out the latest innovations, see what Up There Athletics has in store. The Nike ACG's are packed with added height and cushioning for an ultra-responsive walk. For an equally competitive trainer, try a monochrome pair of New Balance runners. Pair with a bright coloured pair or classic low-rise active sock from their extensive selection.

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Up There


Subtype is your port of call for brilliantly curated contemporary sneakers. For attitude and impact, Adidas Women's Ultraboost 22 come with a flashy floral print. The Saucony grid hurricane have a high-traction outsole boasting stability and control. Wear with streetwise hoodies from Subtype’s sweats range.


If it’s out-of-the-ordinary footwear you’re after, step into Incu. You’ll get second looks on your laps in the Hello Kitty–covered Air Presto QS. Or add a sunburst of colour in the high-top Air Presto Mid Sneakers. For iconic style, go for Adidas racing sneakers. These sky blue, cut-out styles boast a whole host of high tech features. But we're picking them for the cute heart icons on the back.

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Visit the Myer online store to browse sporty shoes by Skechers. Their Go Walk 6 for men comes in black or navy, in a mix of leather and athletic mesh. For ladies sneakers in every colour, the Gorun range comes up trumps. These hardworking trainers have a responsive insole that’s air-cooled and cushioned.

Foot Locker

Foot Locker has all the brands and models you know and love. Including must-have black and white Converse Weapon Cx high-tops for men. Older kids will want to get into Nike Pegasus 38 grade schools, with Zoom technology and soft white foam. To keep new runners unscuffed, add a shoe-cleaning kit to your online shopping cart.


If you want to see what’s trending in the world of fitness, drop into Platypus. Forward-looking styles for men include the Puma Pacer Future with tomato red accents. The knit shoe is breathable, while the midfoot lacing gives extra support. For women, Asics Gel-Quantum 180 has a 3D-printed upper and bold gold logo. Personalise your look with Platypus laces.

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Style and comfort go hand-in-hand when it comes to running shoes

Nike Melbourne Central

Unisex sneakers from Nike Melbourne Central include ACG Mountain Fly Low in lime green or khaki. With a high-traction outer-sole, they’re a match for city pavements and country trails. Air Zoom Pegasus are designed for women who run. With mesh for comfort, they’ll put an extra spring in your step. Choose from lime-green, black or crimson flash.

Sporting House Direct

Sporting House is the place for competitively priced sportswear. You’ll find no-nonsense sloggers like the Diadora S Pro and Lotto Speedride 400 IV. These workhorse trainers are built for performance. Add an AFL water bottle to keep hydrated on your run. Choose from Demons and Bulldogs bottles to support your team.

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