WAVE RIDER 26 SSW MEN
RIDE THE WAVE
This shoe is a great choice for both jogging and non-athletic use in everyday life. It maintains the signature lightness and comfort of WAVE RIDER while smoothly moving the feet forward. Key features include the MIZUNO ENERZY FOAM for cushioning and energy return in the entire midsole, MIZUNO WAVE PLATE to help you smoothly move your body weight, and the new Smooth Stretch Woven material that gives a softer fit.
• Smooth Stretch Woven- New material for a smoother fit. It stretches slowly horizontally without stretching vertically, providing a soft fit that doesn‘t sacrifice running efficiency.
• MIZUNO ENERZY FOAM, offering great cushioning and energy return, is inserted in the entire midsole.
• MIZUNO WAVE In addition to combining great cushioning and stability, it supports forward propulsive power through the WAVE PLATE and allows you to smoothly move your body weight
Increased sole thickness by 2mm
By increasing the thickness of the "MIZUNO ENERZY" sole by 2mm, the amount of material installed has been increased by 17%, resulting in the highest flexibility and resilience in the series history, supporting runners with a smoother running feel.
Shape of MIZUNO WAVE
The previous wave plate was rolled up only on the inside to provide stability, but RIDER 26 is rolled up on the outside as well to provide more stability.
Changed to breathable, soft air mesh. Helps keep feet comfortable. In addition, the gusset tongue construction, which was also featured in the previous model, is now a one-piece mesh with no stitching, providing a comfortable, stress-free fit. Upper Material
Flex Grooves in outsole
By connecting the rubber of the outsole, excessive flexing is reduced to support smooth weight transfer. Forefoot and medial side of the heel, micro-foamed rubber is adopted, pursuing softness and lightweight.
Unique technology that provides both cushioning and stability and can be engineered for all types of runners.
High-grade removable insock for premium comfort, cushioning and durability.
The most durable carbon rubber that allows for longer wear in high impact areas and supplements traction at heel strike.
Provides the utmost in breathability and comfort of the upper.
Midsole material with excellent softness and resilience.