Mizuno Running Shoes Reviews

Mizuno is a Japanese sportswear company founded in 1906 by Rihachi Mizuno. It is one of the running shoes brands with the most loyal fans. Mizuno Wave technology provides a responsive ride like no other – top running shoes! Every year we review Mizuno classics (Wave Rider, Wave Inspire, Nirvana, Creation) and all their newest running shoes – for example the Prophecy.

Mizuno Wave Hitogami Review

Mizuno Wave Hitogami Review

The Hitogami is a great race day choice for a wide variety of runners. Mizuno has done a great job of taking the strongest attributes of two great racing shoes and creating a single racing shoe that... read more

Mizuno Wave Creation 15 Review

Mizuno Wave Creation 15 Review

Fans of the Wave Creation 14 have little to fear when it comes to changes in the newest model. The evolved form gives cushioning and responsiveness to this lightweight trainer, while retaining the key... read more

Mizuno Wave Inspire 10 Review

Mizuno Wave Inspire 10 Review

The Mizuno Wave Inspire 10 continues to evolve by making improvements to the model from last year, mainly by changing the materials used. In its newest version, the Wave Inspire 10 continues to be... read more

Mizuno Wave Paradox Review

Mizuno Wave Paradox Review

You will not find a lighter structure support shoe than the Mizuno Wave Paradox. As its name suggests, it is a puzzle how the technicians at Mizuno are able to develop this type of shoe at such light... read more

Mizuno Wave Rider 17 Review

Mizuno Wave Rider 17 Review

The Mizuno Wave Rider 17 Review is a great version of Mizuno’s flagship neutral trainer. ... read more

Mizuno Wave Enigma 3 Review

Mizuno Wave Enigma 3 Review

The Enigma 3 is a shoe that is experiencing an identity crisis--a shoe with a neutral label but with the inherent stability of a motion control trainer ... read more

Mizuno Wave Sayonara Review

Mizuno Wave Sayonara Review

Replacing the Precision and the Elxir, with the Sayonara, Mizuno produces a winner... read more

Mizuno Wave EVO Levitas Review

Mizuno Wave EVO Levitas Review

Mizuno’s first moves into minimalism are a welcome addition. The Wave Evo Levitas is a shoe that many will like... read more

Mizuno Wave Musha 5 Review

Mizuno Wave Musha 5 Review

A slightly tweaked, blisteringly fast shoe that still maintains a touch of correction. A good value for the race minded runner-even with another price increase. Fans of the Wave Musha 4 should not be... read more

Mizuno Wave Elixir 8 Review

Mizuno Wave Elixir 8 Review

Although the Wave Elixir 8 stumbles a bit with a forefoot overlay issue, the shoe is still the reigning king of go-fast stability... read more

Mizuno Wave Prophecy 2 Review

Mizuno Wave Prophecy 2 Review

Mizuno’s ultra-premium neutral shoe offers plenty of protection for even mild over pronators and provides a deceptively fluid, quick ride. However, the Wave Prophecy 2’s steep price tag makes for... read more

Mizuno Wave Evo Cursoris Review

Mizuno Wave Evo Cursoris Review

An excellent foray into the minimalist market for Mizuno that would be improved through minor improvements... read more

Mizuno Wave Rider 16 Review

Mizuno Wave Rider 16 Review

Mizuno put a lot of cushioning into a lightweight package with the updated Wave Rider... read more

Mizuno Wave Ekiden Review

Mizuno Wave Ekiden Review

The Mizuno Wave Ekiden is an excellent no-frills competition shoe for those racing for time goals... read more

Mizuno Wave Ronin 5 Review

Mizuno Wave Ronin 5 Review

The Mizuno Wave Ronin 5 is a great shoe for a variety of runners; can be used as a fast trainer or cushioned racer... read more

Mizuno Wave Creation 14 Review

Mizuno Wave Creation 14 Review

The Mizuno Wave Creation 14 is the right shoe for the right runner... read more

Mizuno Wave Inspire 9 Review

Mizuno Wave Inspire 9 Review

Light, quick and stable shoe that retains enough cushioning and support for big miles and daily training. ... read more

Mizuno Precision 13 Review

Mizuno Precision 13 Review

The Precision 13 brings Mizuno back to where the Wave Rider 13 left off. This is a go fast trainer which can be worn for long runs and everyday running with plenty of cushy forgiveness. ... read more

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