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  • Use

    Workout

    Shoes with optimum cushioning, lateral support, and flexibility for daily workouts and studio sessions. See workout shoes

    CrossFit

    Versatile, low-profile shoes for constantly varied exercises including plyometrics, sprinting, weightlifting, and rope climbing. See CrossFit shoes

    Weightlifting

    Heavy-duty shoes with a wedge and an elevated heel that create a sturdy platform and promote ankle mobility. See weightlifting shoes

    Walking

    Shoes for daily wear that ensure a smooth walking gait cycle. Check out walking shoes

  • Arch support

    Neutral

    For people with normal pronation. Also provide support for high-arched feet with underpronation (excessive outward rolling of the foot). See neutral training shoes

    Stability

    For people with low-arched or flat feet and moderate overpronation (excessive inward rolling of the foot). See stability training shoes

    Motion control

    Shoes feature stabilizing technologies for people with severe overpronation. See motion control training shoes

    Good to know

    Stability and motion control add-ons are uncommon for workout shoes and are never present in CrossFit or weightlifting footwear. They are mostly found in walking shoes where the gait is easier to correct.

  • Price
    $90
  • Weight
    Women: 9oz

    Weight

    Training footwear typically weighs between 200g and 300g per shoe to accommodate agile workouts. Minimalist trainers go as low as 150g, while weightlifting shoes can go as high as 500g.

  • Width
    Women: Normal
  • Release date
    Unknown
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Updates to Reebok Hayasu

  • The Hayasu is a women's training shoe from Reebok designed to support the foot through fast and dynamic dance and cardio workouts. Its neoprene-made upper has a seamless bootie construction for irritation-free and snug comfort. It has a mid-cut profile for improved ankle support and steadiness.
  • The footwear is equipped with a soft TPU cage in the medial and lateral areas. It’s meant to provide support during side-to-side movements.
  • It uses the 3D Ultralite midsole foam for lightweight and durable cushioning. It absorbs the impact upon foot landing.
  • Atop it is the Ortholite sockliner that has been molded to fit the foot’s contours. It serves as supplementary cushioning.
  • The minimal rubber outsole together with the TurnZone point make for seamless twisting and turning during studio classes. It also has flex grooves that allow for natural foot flexion.

Reebok Hayasu size and fit

The Reebok Hayasu is designed for women. It only comes in the B - Medium width option. The shoe typically runs a size larger, so it is advisable to scale down from one’s usual sizing when ordering. Alternatively, people can also try it in person to get an accurate fit.

Outsole

Minimal rubber makes up the outsole of the Reebok Hayasu. It offers enough traction without inhibiting the sliding and twisting movements required for dance-cardio workouts.

For easier twirling and twisting, a TurnZone point is strategically placed under the inner ball of the foot. It prevents the knees, ankles, and hips from exerting too much torsion when doing these moves.

The tread is patterned with forefoot flex grooves for natural foot flexion. They give the flexibility that the ball of the foot requires for plyometrics, sprinting, and dancing.

Midsole

The Reebok Hayasu employs the proprietary 3D Ultralite Technology foam for its midsole. This sole unit is engineered to deliver lightweight and long-lasting cushioning.

Additional cushioning comes in the form of the Ortholite sockliner that cradles the underfoot for plush comfort. It is molded to conform to each nook and cranny of the foot.

Upper

The Reebok Hayasu has a mid-cut profile that acts as ankle reinforcement and lateral support. The upper is claimed to be irritation-free due to its seamless neoprene material and a form-fitting bootie construction. It has a reflective print to lend a fashion-forward look to the shoe.

The lacing system consists of a TPU cage with the shoelaces interweaving through it. When tightened, it is meant to deliver medial and lateral support, which prevents the foot from making unnecessary movements.


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