By now, you should already know that track shoes for high jump track and field event are different from other track shoes since high jumpers need more traction, stability and increased traction. This can be achieved by having thicker soles and additional holes in the heel for spike insertion. If you’re competing for high jump event, you might then want to choose the Mizuno High Jump Track Shoe.
This lightweight shoe features a synthetic leather upper which promotes a snug, secure fit, plus with mesh inserts that provide ventilation. Moreover, this shoe also has lacing closure system, which should bring a more customized fit. A hook-and-loop strap is also added to secure the foot down over the footbed, thus minimizing energy loss.
And since this is a High Jump track shoe, this obviously has a very thick sole and a full-length jump plate that’s designed for an efficient takeoff, complete with seven spikes on the forefoot and four spikes on the heel.