|Update:||Hoka One One Vanquish 3|
|Weight:||Men: 9.8oz | Women: 8.3oz|
|Heel to toe drop:||Men: 5mm | Women: 5mm|
|Arch type:||High arch|
|Strike Pattern:||Midfoot strike|
|Distance:||Daily running | Long distance | Marathon|
|Heel height:||Men: 32mm | Women: 32mm|
|Forefoot height:||Men: 27mm | Women: 27mm|
|Brand:||Hoka One One|
|Type:||Low drop | Maximalist|
|Width:||Men: Normal | Women: Normal|
|Colorways:||Blue, Purple, Yellow, Grey|
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84 / 100 based on 12 expert reviews
So, if you're… looking to try and run or even do walking and you need some great shoes, I cannot recommend these enough. I absolutely love them.
Found this Vanquish 2 and really loved running in it.
Not only is the Vanquish 2 considerably lighter (almost 2 full ounces lighter per shoe!), it also rides more smoothly and is more responsive than the original.
A top layer of soft foam delivers the trademark highly cushioned feel, while at the ground level a more responsive base layer supports and propels your stride.
Very comfortable fit and ride, with the only knock being the breathability of the upper.
If you are looking for a highly cushioned shoe that feels awesome and won’t rob you of energy, theVanquish 2 is your shoe.
- The Hoka One One Vanquish 2 comes with an enhanced midsole layered with two EVA compounds. It comes with ultra-size cushioning that provides high impact protection and efficient energy return for a more responsive ride.
- The Vanquish 2 also comes with an improved upper built. It comes with a seamless upper construction with asymmetrical external web specifically designed to provide zonal support and added breathability.
The Vanquish 2 same as with its latest version, the Vanquish 3 is true to its size. The heel and midfoot are of standard measurements while the forefoot is a bit narrow. This shoe is ideal for those narrow-footed runners. Hoka One One is offering this shoe in standard D and B widths for men’s and women’s respectively.
The full ground contact design of the shoe delivers an enhanced traction and ground feel. It also helps runners experience a smoother heel-to-toe transition. The high abrasion rubber is strategically placed in the sole unit to give added durability on high wear areas without adding too much weight on the shoe’s overall construction.
Same as in the popular Hoka One One Bondi 6, the shoe's dual layer EVA midsole delivers maximum cushioning and underfoot protection. The midsole provides efficient shock absorption and high energy rebound for a responsive rider. The combination of the high rebound EVA and the high cushioned EVA top midsole is a great feature this shoe offers. Also, the Early Stage Meta-Rocker Geometry delivers a smoother ride and enhanced propulsion.
The upper of the Hoka One One Vanquish 2 features a seamless construction. The air mesh material with Zonal 3D delivers a breathable and lightweight upper coverage with added support. The external web design provides support and improved foot wrap.