TOP 25 RUNNING SOCKS

Let me paint you a clear picture of my feet after four half marathons… just kidding, I don’t even need to paint anything – this picture can speak for itself:

Yes, that is a blister.


Needless to say – I quickly realized that I NEEDED NEW SOCKS. So, I took it to Instagram for some suggestions – and WOW, runners CERTAINLY enjoyed talking about their running socks.

Here are some of the TOP SUGGESTIONS for RUNNING SOCKS from runners AROUND THE WORLD.


LISTED IN ORDER OF POPULARITY:

BALEGAS: #1

“I just started to use Balega Ultra Light. I usually get blisters on my toes or arch.” – @barrett.the.explorer

“Balega Anti Blister!” – @rachelrunspa

“Balega Hidden Comfort!” – @26dan2

“Balega low cuts!! They’re perfect!!” – @runthefifty_

“Balegas – they’re the best you can find!” – @ben_dean3

“Balega socks! The best!” – @kriskanagle

“Balega! They’re the best!” – @stephaniejacole

“Love my balegas!” @_bigmack

“Balega hidden comfort! So soft and I have literally never gotten blisters while wearing them!” – @runallthehillys

“Balega 1/4 crew. I don’t know if they are the blister resist ones.” – @runningbaldman

“Balegas. I use their thicker merino wool socks on really long runs & haven’t had issues.” – @the.andy.allen

FEETURES: #2

“Top notch!” – @casi.lummer

“Feetures seem to work for me!” – @mikefire53

“Feetures elite (mid cushion is my fav) for fast stuff!” – @michael_thee_sasquatch

“Feetures elite max no show!” – @hannalyn13

“FEETURES!!! Swear by them!!!” – @run__emc

“Good quality!” – @meg_lutes

INJINJI: #3

“Injinji!! The BEST EVER!” – @chaz.dunlavy

“Toe socks that have SAVED my feet.” – @meg_lutes

“Injinji – toe socks for blistering.” – @tbogda0471

STANCE: #4

SWIFTWICK: #5

“I LOOOOOOOVE my switfwick socks!!” – @allisoncox_

“Swiftwick. Accept no others.” – @joeythebonz

“Swiftwick – VISION ONE.” – @uuh_idk

BOMBAS: #6

“Bombas ankle socks! And they’re offering 20% off right now!” – @24eightrun

SMARTWOOL: #7

“Winter – Smart wool.” @honestlyamylynn

“SmartWool endurance PhD socks. They have funky patterns!” – @jimmystixruns

“Smartwool run PhD. They are the absolute best!!” – @iam.mandyd

PRO COMPRESSION: #8

“Pro Compression! Always.” – @honestlyamylynn

“Pro Compression socks!! So many neat designs and they have good deals!” – @amyberning


“I’m a huge fan of Pro Compression socks. I usually wear the knee highs!” – @leslie_runs

NIKE: #9

“Good and cheap!” – @casi.lummer

“Nike Helly.” – @elmarcelosilva

SAUCONY: #10

“Saucony socks with the extra lip on the end!” – @seh.millar

WRIGHT: #11

“Wright socks! Cool mesh series. I’ve tried so many other brands and these are amazing!” – @bethjoy512

LULULEMON: #12

“Light speed sock with tab from Lululemon!” – @cd.wheeler

“Lululemon socks with a tab!” – @ellakbuss

UNDER ARMOR: #13

“Good and cheap price!” – @casi.lummer

BROOKS: #14

PUMA: #15

VASELINE: #16

NEW BALANCE: #17

“New balance running – no shows (I hate socks so trust me here)!” – @grace.mcgrath7

XOSKIN: #18

VALERA: #19

“Valera hidden comfort for easy runs!” – @michael_thee_sasquatch

LITERRA: #20

ZELLA: #21

ROCKAY: #22

PAPLUS: #23

KB: #24

“I like the Costco ‘KB’ brand the best. They are not thick, cheap, and cute colors!” – @johnnyjumpgirl

TWIN SKIN SOCKS: #25


There you have it, folks! If you’re looking for some new socks, check out these brands & make sure you leave a review below!! I’m off to order some Balegas!

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