The Saucony Cohesion 11 is a fantastic shoe at a fantastic price. With a cushioning system that helps keep the heel protected, fantastic customer reviews, and an affordable price, you\u2019ll forget that its colour options are on the sparse side. Check out our list of best running shoes to learn more or see other runners you may be interested in.\r\n\r\n\r\nWhy We Like It - Saucony Cohesion 11\r\nWhen it comes to budget running shoes, you can\u2019t get much better, or much cheaper, than Saucony Shoes. It doesn\u2019t come with all the fancy bells and whistles Saucony may be known for with their higher-end shoes, things like ISO uppers or an EVERRUN midsole, but it does come with the most important bell and\/or whistle: a great running shoe for a great price. Although pricier, you may want to compare these to the Nike Free Trainer 3.0 advanced athlete training shoes.\r\n\r\n\r\nPerformance\r\nThe heel\u2019s Grid Cushioning System on the Saucony Cohesion 11 keeps the foot steady and safe from impact shock thanks to the durable rubber outsole and the supportive rubber overlays. Customer Reviews for the Saucony Cohesion 11 are also great with a lot of them praising the great support of the midsole as well as the cushioning system. If you want to get straight into running head-on or have outgrown your budget pair, the ASICS GEL-Venture 5\u00a0are an impressive, all-around pair of shoes.\r\nDesign\r\nThe Saucony Cohesion is a lightweight, comfortable shoe that can appeal to veterans and newbies alike. If you are looking for the most lightweight shoe on the market, we recommend the Nike Revolution 3\u00a0or the Nike FlyKnit. The mesh uppers on the Saucony Cohesion 11 are breathable and a lot of customer reviews appreciated how lightweight the shoes are. Lightweight enough even just for daily use. The durability of the shoes, able to withstand any type of run you throw at it, ranging from a light jog to a hard sprint, was also lauded by customers.\r\nValue\r\nOne of the great things about the Saucony Cohesion 11 is the price. At a mere $48.00 it\u2019s easy for anyone to pick up a pair and begin their running journey. If you choose to buy them from the Saucony website, though, your colour options are limited to only grey\/blue. If you\u2019re looking for a shoe with a grand design and many colours, the KUBUA Running Shoes are the most stylish ones available. You can select size and width too, impressively, on the Saucony website. However, the only width size available is medium, so you\u2019re out of luck if you have a slightly wider foot than normal, which is unfortunate.\r\nSaucony Cohesion 11 Wrap Up\r\nBottom line, the Saucony Cohesion 11 is a great budget shoe able to compete with a lot of signature and higher-end level shoes. It has received respect from most runners because of its shock-absorbing midsole, its lightweight design, and affordability. It loses some points for not having an eye-catching design or colour options, but are you buying running shoes to run or to look fashionable?