The Mizuno Universe has garnered a huge following among runners looking for light shoes with a tremendous feel for the road. The super light Universe 4 will carry the mantle without missing a step. So whether you want a racer to help you set that next 5K PR or a terrific shoe in the minimal realm, the Universe 4 is a great choice.
The Wave Universe 4 is a minimum feature, minimum neutral shoe designed for racing. It is built with a curved shape.
• Mizuno Wave consists of an elastic, thermal plastic wave running from the heel to the midfoot, creating an incredibly springy and well-cushioned ride.
• AP is a full length copolymer midsole that provides lightweight, responsive, and durable cushioning.
• Smooth Ride is a gender specific network of grooves that minimizes the rapid acceleration and deceleration of the foot to create a smooth heel to toe ride.
• AIRmesh covers the entire upper and provides breathability to keep the foot cool.
• Printed Overlays are located at both the medial and lateral sides and help hold the foot in place.
• Standard Sockliner provides underfoot comfort.
• Strobel Last with the upper stitched to full length fabric for a comfortable underfoot feel.
• G3 Sole is a lightweight rubber dot pattern in the forefoot for increased grip and flexibility.