Say hello to the Wave Sky 5 from Mizuno, a highly cushioned road running shoe to keep the miles flying by. Don’t be mistaken though, the Sky 5 has some serious pop when it wants to thanks to Mizuno’s new ENERZY midsole foam.
Best use: The Wave Sky 5 is a plush feeling everyday mileage shoe. With lots of super springy Enerzy foam, they help keep the miles flying by and your legs feeling great.
Upper: Using Mizuno’s new Airmesh upper, an engineered mesh that allows air to flow around your foot keeping you cool. while allowing a secure and locked-down fit.
Midsole: Featuring Mizunos iconic Wave plate technology sandwiched between their new Enerzy midsole foam resulting in a super-smooth, cushioned and stable ride. However, don’t be fooled by the high stack height of this shoe, it packs a surprising amount of pop when you want to turn up the pace.
Outsole: Mizuno has managed to shave a lot of weight off this version of this shoe thanks to a reduced amount of rubber on the sole. Fear not though, as they haven’t compromised on the grip of the shoe thanks to a new rubber pattern.
Mizuno says “You’ll feel like you’re floating with this soft and smooth men’s running shoe. It has all the features you want from Mizuno, including MIZUNO ENERZY, Mizuno Wave, and a premium sock liner. You will experience the supreme softness and bounciness provided by MIZUNO ENERZY Core.”