Mizuno is a Japanese sports equipment and sportswear company that was founded in Osaka, which is why it isn’t surprising why the brand came up with such names for their sports shoes. Now if the Mizuno Tokyo 6 is ideal for 100m to 400m events, the Mizuno Osaka 5 holds a much higher performance as it is designed for events ranging from 800m to 10,000m.
This shoe predominantly comes in breathable mesh upper and has lightweight, synthetic leather overlays for durable support and so as to make this shoe as light as possible. It also has lace-up fastening to create a personalized fit.
This Mizuno shoe then has compression molded EVA midsole for superior cushioning; and it’s finished with full-length, elite-level distance plate that enhances optimal efficiency through exceptional traction and flexibility. This plate houses the 5-spike configuration on the forefoot of the shoe for extreme traction on various surfaces.