10 of the best bright trainers

The humble running shoe has evolved from a purely practical trainer to a fashion accessory, and these neon beauties have been catching Mumsnetters' eyes.


nike lunar glide


Nike Lunar Glide

Price: from £74.99, Amazon

What's to love: They're sporty enough for the gym and hip enough for the weekend.

MNers say: "I love my Nike Lunars - they're fashionable and supportive."


Adidas Adizero Counterblast

Price: £95, Zalando

What's to love: It's a subtle nod to the neon trend, without being overpowering.

MNers say: "Very on-trend. I bought a pair last week to wear with with opaques and work dresses."


Reebok Z Quick

Price: from £29.99, Amazon

What's to love: The clean, classic shape of this trainer is brought up-to-date in bright coral.

MNers say: "All the hip young women in central London were wearing bright trainers when I was there last week." 


Mizuno Be 2

Price: from £54, Amazon

What's to love: The slimline design means you can add a pop of colour without it being overpowering.

MNers say: "Even my four-year-old daughter approves of the bright trainer trend."


New Balance 574

Price: from £48.99, Amazon

What's to love: It's a classic trainer that'll add retro cool points to any outfit.

MNers say: "Wear them with skinnies, jacket, nice scarf and you'll look great."


Saucony Jazz

Price: from £57.99, Amazon

What's to love: The neon flashes are a less scary option for those wary of going full-on fluoro.

MNers say: "Bright trainers are a great transitional look for when it's neither warm nor cold."


Asics Gel Hyperspeed 6

Price: £44.95, Amazon

What's to love: The gel support allows the Hyperspeed to move with your foot for maximum comfort.

MNers say: "I've tried other trainers, but I always go back to Asics Gel."


Nike Roshe

Price: £70, Amazon

What's to love: It'll look just as good with gym gear as it would with skinnies and a sweater.

MNers say: "It feels like walking on air!"


Puma SMU Trinomic

Price: £60, ASOS

What's to love: The solid pastel green makes a statement while still looking classic.

MNers say: "I had green Pumas in early 90's and adored them then, too!"


Nike Dual Fusion 3

Price: from £68, Nike Store

What's to love: It's the epitome of the classic running shoe turned trendy, and it's breathable. Check out the mesh!

MNers say: "I do run, but I love these for everyday pottering, too."


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