Mizuno Wave Technology


Like you, we're always looking to better our best. We’re continuously developing new technologies and products that work in harmony with your body. We rise to your challenge.



We focus on the athletes who want to push themselves further, the runners who want to race faster and the players who never give up. We are driven by a passion for sport and dedicated to bringing the highest level of equipment to everyone who shares our enthusiasm. Our devotion to improving our technology drives us to craft dreams into a reality. We will keep pushing the boundaries of engineering because we want to help you push the boundaries of sport. Like the athletes we proudly support, we are always looking to improve on our best.


Footwear Technologies

Mizuno Wave Technology Running
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Mizuno Wave Technology

Inspired by nature, Wave is a unique midsole technology that provides both cushioning and stability. Wave's unique shape dissipates impact forces away from the foot for a smoother, more cushioned feel on every step.

Pebax Powered

Pebax Powered

3D-Solid Footwear Technology


A unique upper providing the highest level of softness and durability, while maintaining breathability.

ap+ Footwear Technology


AP+, a lightweight midsole compound offering rebound and cushion durability, providing a high level of comfort.

AIRmesh Footwear Technology


Breathable and Cool, AIRmesh allows each running shoe from Mizuno to maintain a high standard of breathability and comfort of the upper.

D-Flex Groove Footwear Technology

D-Flex Groove

A specifically engineered diagonal groove in the midfoot area allows the player to turn at maximum speed and power by efficiently transferring natural body movement and shift in direction.

Dynamotion Groove Footwear Technology

Dynamotion Groove

Dynamotion Groove - an innovatively constructed outsole using specifically designed flex grooves to improve stability and on court agility.

DynamotionFit Footwear Technology


The DynamationFit system uses highly advanced motion capture and biomechanics technology. Mizuno has developed a design blueprint to engineer shoes that work with your foot throughout the gait cycle.

EL8 Footwear Technology


A lightweight midsole compund providing high level cushioning and rebound for energy efficient runs.

G3 Footwear Technology


G3, an advanced performance outsole component that enhances traction where needed most and reduces weight.

Mizuno Intercool Footwear Technology

Mizuno Intercool

Cool and Dry. Mizuno Intercool solves the problem of heat and humidity build-up in a running shoe. It does this by incorporating a full-length ventilation system in the sole of the shoe that removes heat and humidity from the foot through a system of ventilation channels.

PoWnCe Footwear Technology


An exceedingly lighweight midsole material with excellent comfort and resilience properties.

Premium Insock Footwear Technology

Premium Insock

A high-grade removable insock for comfort and cushioning.

Primeskin Footwear Technology


Upper delivers a high level of softness and durability with a structured fit.

Removable Insock Footwear Technology

Removable Insock

Anatomically moulded insock for comfort and cushioning.

R-Fibre Control Footwear Technology

R-Fibre Control

R-Fibre is used within the upper to reduce excess stretching and to securely hold the foot during acceleration and turn.

SmoothRide Footwear Technology


An engineered approach to minimise the rapid acceleration and decelaration of the foot during transition, creating the smoothest ride possible.

SR Touch Footwear Technology

SR Touch

An advanced lightweight cushioning material that absorbs shocks and keeps the transition smooth and fast due to its quick rebound properties.

U4ic Footwear Technology


A unique midsole compound providing high comfort and perfomance, while being extremely lighweight.

U4icX Footwear Technology


An evolutionary lightweight midsole that delivers stress-free cushioned rides with high rebounds. U4icX for an energised, euphoric and super-comfortable run.

VS-1 Footwear Technology


VS-1 technology is a highly shock-absorbing cushioning compound.

Waterresistant Mesh Footwear Technology

Water Resistant Mesh

Breathable and Dry. Coated mesh providing water resistance and breathability for Mizuno's Running shoes.

Wet Traction

Wet Traction

Bi-Directional outsole rubber combined with synthetic leather compound. Breaks through water, improving grip in all conditions.

X10 Footwear Technology


Durability and Traction. X10 provides extremely durable Mizuno carbon rubber that allows for longer wear in high impact areas and provides more traction at the heel strike.

XG Rubber Footwear Technology

XG Rubber

A performance outsole component that enhances traction where needed most.

XtaRide Footwear Technology


XtaRide, Mizuno's technical trail concept featuring X lugs and Xta groove, leading to trail shoes that adapt to their surroundings and work in perfect harmony with the body.

Zeroglide Footwear Technology


Insock material with grip that stops the foot from gliding inside shoe


Apparel & Accessories Technologies

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Breath Thermo

Spezielle, von Mizuno entwickelte Faser, die aktiv Wärme erzeugt und damit hilft, die Körperkerntemperatur stabil zu halten.

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Mizuno's BIOGEAR is based on in-depth scientific research into the human exercise physiology and biomechanics. It helps to maintain body balance, improve performance and reduce the fatigue of muscles and joints during sport by controlling stretch, pressure and shape.

BlackLite Apparel Technology


BlackLite is a specifically engineered tone-on-tone reflective material that provides reflection for all occasions.

BlindStitch Apparel Technology


BlindStitch construction provides flat seams for anti-abrasion and enhanced comfort.

DynamotionFit for Apparel


Mizuno Dynamotion technology is based on anatomical research to create patterns that give improved garment fit and full freedom of movement.

Mizuno Bodymapping Apparel Technology

Mizuno Bodymapping

Mizuno Bodymapping technology provides enhanced air circulation inside the garment, keeping the body cool and dry.

Mizuno CoolTouch Apparel Technology

Mizuno CoolTouch

CoolTouch technology provides a soft feeling and leads to extremely quick drying.

Mizuno DryLite Apparel Technology

Mizuno DryLite

Mizuno DryLite technology draws excess moisture away from the body, creating a comfortable and dry microclimate for best perfomance.

Mizuno FreshPlus Apparel Technology

Mizuno FreshPlus

Mizuno FreshPlus technology adds an anti-bacterial and deodorising function to your garment, creating a fresher and odour reducing product.

Mizuno Impermalite Apparel Technology

Mizuno Impermalite

Mizuno ImpermaLite technology provides a performance blend of water and wind protection combined with superior breathability.

Mizuno Intercool Apparel Technology

Mizuno Intercool

Mizuno Intercool® technology provides a body cooling effect through superior moisture management and evaporation using a lightweight microyarn knit, engineered to enhance airflow.

Mizuno WarmaLite Apparel Technology

Mizuno Warmalite

Mizuno Warmalite technology recycles body heat, creating an insulating warm layer between body and garment.

Mizuno Nightlite Apparel Technology


NightLite, with its reflective material, provides superior retro reflection for low light running.