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Think fast

Welcome to our world of speed. Our running shoes built for speed are made with ultralight materials, featherweight cushioning, and energy-saving design to help you maximize your potential — whether that’s on the racecourse or not. Explore below to decide which of our four fast shoes is right for you.

Meet our Speed shoes:

Hyperion Elite 2

Designed specifically for road racing, the ultralight Hyperion Elite 2 features responsive DNA FLASH cushioning, a carbon fiber propulsion plate, and design that keeps you in your natural motion path. The result? A shoe that helps you run faster, for longer.

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Title : Hyperion Elite
Body : Designed specifically for road racing, the Hyperion Elite features ultralight DNA ZERO cushioning, a carbon fiber propulsion plate, and design that keeps you in your natural motion path. The result? A shoe that helps you run faster, for longer.
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Body : If you’re training to break the tape on race day — or knock some time off your PR — the Hyperion Elite delivers ultralight, responsive speed.
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“These shoes are fantastic! They’re so responsive and they felt like I was flying. I wore them for strides one day and for a workout another day. The strides felt the best they have ever felt...and normally I hate strides! So I was really excited to wear them in my last workout.”

Matt S.

Hyperion Tempo

Our fastest trainer features ultralight energy-returning DNA FLASH cushioning and is designed to keep you in your natural motion path even as you fatigue. So you can train hard, recover well, and train hard again.

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Title : Hyperion Tempo
Body : Our fastest trainer features ultralight energy-returning DNA FLASH cushioning and is designed to keep you in your natural motion path even as you fatigue. So you can train hard, recover well, and train hard again.
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Body : Runners looking for a fast, lightweight shoe that can handle tough tempo runs, intervals, and everything in between, will love the Tempo.
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“I’ve used many different shoes over the years, but I must say that this is my overall favorite for the moment. Very comfortable, stable and fast! On recent tempo runs I've been able to shave time on the same course.”

Tony B.

Launch 8

Lightweight and lightning fast, this shoe offers a fun, snappy ride. Our updated BioMoGo DNA cushioning, an airy mesh upper, and springy rubber in the forefoot help propel you forward with each step.

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Title : Launch 8
Body : Lightweight and lightning fast, this shoe offers a fun, snappy ride. Our updated BioMoGo DNA cushioning, an airy mesh upper, and springy rubber in the forefoot help propel you forward with each step.
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Body : If you’re a neutral runner looking for a shoe that's durable enough for training but light enough for race day, the Launch 8 hits the mark.
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“It is an effortless run. These things move and make you feel fast. They become one with your foot. Love ‘em!”

Maria S.

Launch 8 GTS

For a fast, fun ride that keeps you in your stride, check out the Launch 8 GTS. This lightweight style delivers holistic GuideRails® support in a streamlined design.

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Body : For a fast, fun ride that keeps you in your stride, check out the Launch 8 GTS. This lightweight style delivers holistic GuideRails® support in a streamlined design.
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Body : The Launch 8 GTS is forrunners who want to train or race in a lightweight, fast shoe — with support that keeps up with their every move.
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“Well fitted to the foot but not too tight. Easy to forget there are shoes on your feet because they are so light. Shoe fits smoothly, no rubbing. Good support throughout the shoe.”

Dan R.

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