Friday, November 4, 2016
Mizuno Running Shoes? Heck yeah!
If you know me, you know I'm an avid runner! Borderline addicted to it and it's most definitely my preferred form of therapy! With that said, I go through running shoes QUICKLY and have tried pretty much every shoe out there in the last 10 years since I've been running.
This month I was finally able to try out a pair of Mizunos again! I've had friends that swear by them but, for some reason, I hadn't tried another pair of Mizuno Wave Riders since the Wave Rider 16! I've received running shoes for birthdays and holidays and just settled for whatever others chose for me!
Well to my surprise, I think I have a new favorite...again! I remember loving my Wave Rider 16s but this latest model is AWESOME!! I've worn my Mizuno Wave Rider 20 running shoes A LOT in the past two weeks and was able to use them on all different types of terrain. I ran trails, streets, sidewalks, the beach and even on rocks for part of the way while running a trail/beach combo.
I'm happy to say the shoe gave me tons of support and stability and I didn't even have to wear the insoles that I've had to wear in the past with other running shoes that didn't seem to offer as much support as I needed. The Wave Rider 20 is definitely more responsive and much smoother than the first pair I had years ago. They're
The Mizuno Wave Rider 20 is lightweight, super flexible and fits perfectly around my foot. I've had an Achilles tendon surgery in the past so some shoes just do not work with the way the scar tissue from that surgery formed afterwards but these fit just right. They weren't too high on the back but and were just right when it came to hugging your heel and fitting snug. The triple layer of mesh was great too, especially since many of my runs were on hot afternoons.
Mizuno outdid themselves by improving this shoe so much! If you're an avid runner that has yet to give Mizuno a shot, I'd highly suggest you try out the new Wave Rider 20s. Worth every penny and you'll be pleasantly surprised! To check them out and get yourself a pair in any of the 3 color combos available head over to Mizuno's website!
This is a sponsored post. I received a free pair of Mizuno Wave Rider 20 in exchange for this blog post. Although it is sponsored, the opinions reflected here are my own.