DiscontinuedUpdate: Reebok Hydrorush II
Shoes with optimum cushioning, lateral support, and flexibility for daily workouts and studio sessions. See workout shoes
Versatile, low-profile shoes for constantly varied exercises including plyometrics, sprinting, weightlifting, and rope climbing. See CrossFit shoes
Shoes for daily wear that ensure a smooth walking gait cycle. Check out walking shoes
For people with normal pronation. Also provide support for high-arched feet with underpronation (excessive outward rolling of the foot). See neutral training shoes
For people with low-arched or flat feet and moderate overpronation (excessive inward rolling of the foot). See stability training shoes
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.
Heel to toe dropMen: 11mm
WidthMen: NormalWomen: Normal
Release dateDec 2017
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- The Reebok Hrydrorush is a training shoe designed in collaboration with the Watt Brothers. J.J., T.J., and Derek all play in the National Football League. Thus, all three of the brothers undergo the same rigorous and extensive training needed to survive professional football.
- The footgear is designed for versatile training, weightlifting workouts, and agility drills. It is made of materials engineered to endure indoor and outdoor sessions. The upper is constructed using a sandwiched mesh which is breathable and supportive. It is strengthened by a midfoot cage that connects with the lace-up closure for a snug and customized fit.
- The sole unit uses several components: the ethylene-vinyl acetate (EVA) foam midsole, the dual-density liquid foam heel, and the high-abrasion rubber. The first two components aim to reduce the shock felt by the lower extremities to avoid discomfort and injuries to the joints. As for the rubber compound, it protects the midsole from the ground and adds traction to keep the wearer going.
The Rebook Hydrorush caters to the shape and dynamics of men’s feet. It comes in US sizes 7 to 13. It is obtainable only in a D - Medium width profile.
The underside of the Reebok Hydrorush is lined with the high-abrasion rubber. This durable compound could withstand the wear and tear associated with working out on various types of indoor and outdoor surfaces. It extends to the front of the footwear, assisting in gripping the surface during burpees, sled pushes, and sprints. The material also has a camouflage print that adds a stylish flair to the shoe.
Another feature of the outsole is the multi-surface tread pattern. It enhances traction and durability, allowing the wearer to train inside the gym, on the grass, or on the pavement without losing their footing or the rubber shredding.
The Reebok Hydrorush employs a full-length EVA foam midsole. This cushioning unit is soft, pliable, and durable. It is designed to lessen the impact felt by the lower extremities while also responsive enough to be ready for the next step.
The heel is reinforced with a dual-density liquid foam. This element instantly adapts to the foot’s movements, allowing it to attenuate the shock upon heel strike better. This technology aims to reduce the stress felt by the joints during foot landings.
The trainer is created to be used for various types of activities, but its 11-mm heel-to-toe drop also allows it to perform well during weight training. The heel elevation affords wearers to feel planted on their heels and squat deeper when needed.
This platform construction has also been taken to the newer iteration of the shoe, the Hydrorush II.
Made to be used in various fitness regimens, the engineered sandwich mesh upper of the Reebok Hydrorush keeps the user’s feet well-ventilated. Aside from aerating the inside, the fabric also provides the upper its structure.
The upper is pliable and sports a low-cut design. This construction allows the foot to move unrestrictedly and make quick transitions.
The midfoot has a cage-like structure that offers lateral support. The component integrates with the lacing system, so when the laces are cinched, the panels are drawn closer to the foot, providing support during side-to-side movements. It also wraps around the back, creating a heel clip that keeps the rearfoot steady during dynamic motions.
The tongue and the collar are both lightly padded. The tongue prevents the laces from irritating the wearer’s instep. As for the collar, it keeps the heel locked down and free from irritation.