Mizuno Men's Wave Rider 22 Knit Running Shoe
The midsole was modified to create a softer and smoother ride
Cloudwave consists of a redesigned elastic, thermal plastic wave running from the heel to the midfoot, creating an incredibly springy and well-cushioned ride.
Smooth Ride is a gender specific network of grooves that minimizes the rapid acceleration and deceleration of the foot to create a smooth heel to toe ride.
U4ic is a lightweight midsole that provides optimal shock absorption, improved durability, and a resilient ride.
U4icX Heel Wedge is a lighter, more cushioned version of U4ic that delivers a soft, pillowy underfoot feel for cushion upon impact.
X10 located in the heel is made of durable carbon rubber for enhanced traction.
Blown rubber in the forefoot increases cushioning and responsiveness.
Flex Controllers placed in high flex areas on the outsole act as miniature wave plates for increased flexibility and reduced weight.
Wave Knit provides an adaptive fit while maintaining lightweight breathability.
Premium Anatomical Sockliner helps provide a natural fit while creating a softer feel directly beneath the foot.
U4icX Strobel Lasting board for a comfortable and cushioned underfoot feel.
10 oz (size 9)
Featuring a plastic wave plate from the heel to the midfoot, the Mizuno Wave Rider 22 Knit continues to offer responsive cushioning for your everyday runs. However, this latest edition has been redesigned to provide a softer and smoother running experience.With the addition of a softer material in the heel and new flex grooves, the Waveknit R2 offers a softer impact with a smoother transition from heel to toe. Additionally, the utilization of a full-length knit upper offers lightweight breathability and a comfortable sock-like fit.