Saucony Guide 16

The expected release date for the Saucony Guide 16 is on October 03, 2023.

The Saucony Guide 16 will have the following main updates:

  • The Saucony Guide 16 will be the perfect lightweight stability shoe that you can use for training and road running.
  • It will have enhanced stability features and allow the much better heel-to-toe transitioning when walking or running,
  • The fit will be slightly more snug, wrapping your feet for security.
  • However, there will be ample room in the toe box area.
  • The Uppers will be enhanced for ventilation and breathability, making it the ideal summer running shoe.
  • Overall the model will be extremely lightweight.

Previous model of the Guide:
The Saucony Guide 15 release date was on May 29, 2022.

Latest Version of the Saucony Guide


Saucony Guide



  • The MSRP (Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price) for the Saucony Guide 16 will be $140.
  • The price I have placed is estimated. There will be a slight price increase, however.
  • The price will vary according to the width option and size option that you choose.
  • Some color options may also be at a discounted price.

Arch support and pronation controlArch Support and Pronation Control

  • The New model will ideally be a stable running shoe.
  • It will be suitable for overpronation and for individuals with low or flat arches.
  • The cushioning will be firm and suitable for a heel, midfoot, and forefoot strike.


  • The Saucony Guide 16 will be a road shoe.
  • You will be able to use it on most hard surfaces and on the treadmill.


  • The new model will be an all-around running shoe.
  • It will be ideal for training, running, jogging, and for daily wear.


  • The Improved lighter weight will still be durable.
  • The outsole will have slight improvements for durability.

Fit and SizingFit and Sizing

  • The Fit will be normal with a wider and more roomy toe box.
  • There will be normal and wide-width options available.


  • The men’s model will weigh around 269 grams.
  • The women’s model is estimated at 235 grams.

Elevation of the Saucony Guide 16

Heel HeightHeel Height

  • There will be a heel height of 35 mm.
  • The heel will offer excellent stability.

Forefoot HeightForefoot Height

  • The forefoot height will be 27 mm.
  • The forefoot will also provide good cushioning.

Heel-to-Toe DropHeel-to-Toe Drop

  • There will be an 8 mm heel-to-toe drop.
  • The heel-to-toe drop will be ideal in a stable running or walking shoe model.

Components of the Saucony Guide 16


  • The Saucony Guide 16 will have a durable and high traction rubber outsole.
  • The Midsole will offer a thicker stack so that you will have a much higher sole and 8 mm drop.


  • The Midsole will feature the popular PWRRUN formula with improved bevelling.
  • The Midsole will have a much thicker stack height for shock absorbency,
  • There will be Hollow-Tech Underfoot support that will be much more lightweight and cushioning.


  • The Uppers will have a more sleek fit that will hug your feet, with quite a roomy toe box.
  • The uppers will be an improved material with vegan recycled fibers that will be more breathable.
  • Inside you will find a very soft insole with a molded design.

Saucony® Guide vs. Tempus


Saucony Guide 16

About the Author

David Alegeta

David is a long-distance hiker, a writer and an editor whose favorite topics include backpacking and trail running. He is an adventure athlete who covered over 20,000 miles. He frequently speaks to groups about the benefits of proper footwear and has written numerous articles on this subject. He lives in Dallas, Texas with his family.