Verdict from 1 expert and 13 user reviews

6 reasons to buy

  • Majority of Asics High Jump Pro 2 users like the good mix of fit, cushioning, and performance that the shoe has.
  • Most of the wearers say the shoe is very lightweight.
  • A lot of users note that the shoe's spikes provide the right balance of rigidity and flexibility for maximum jumping power.
  • Some of the wearers are impressed with how the High Jump Pro 2 is very supportive.
  • Several wearers like the shoe's comfortable feel. 
  • They are specifically liked by a lot of high jump athletes who jump off from their left foot.

2 reasons not to buy

  • Some users say the shoe has a thin midfoot strap that is not as secure as other jumping spikes.
  • The High Jump Pro 2 is more expensive than other spikes in the same category, stated a couple of wearers.

Bottom line

The Asics High Jump Pro 2 is specifically built for high jump athletes that require optimal traction and the best propulsion performance. The shoe's Solyte midsole is liked by most of its users for the stable platform it provides during the initial phases of the jump. The High Jump Pro 2 also offers maximum speed propelling the athlete after take-off.

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Good to know

Use - The Asics High Jump Pro 2 is specially designed for the elite high jump athletes that take off with their left foot. 

Spike Type - This high jump track shoe includes 1/4 inch pyramid spikes and comes with a spike wrench. It has an eleven pin configuration for optimal traction.

Spike Plate - N/A

The Asics High Jump Pro 2 features an updated fit from its predecessor, while simultaneously generating lightweight breathability and support.

This high jump spike utilizes a Sharkduo outsole, which is a textured thermoplastic unit for increased grip on different types of track surfaces.

Also enhanced in the shoe's midsole is its Solyte shoe technology. It is an ultra-light, top-of-the-line midsole that delivers durable and responsive cushioning.

The shoe's synthetic leather upper has also been updated to help minimize the in-shoe movement for optimal performance. This is also with the help of the multi-directional mesh material that improves ventilation and stability

The Asics High Jump Pro 2 is made available in men's medium width sizing. Women wearers are suggested to go 1.5 sizes lower to get their exact fit.

This lightweight shoe also has a synthetic leather upper and lockdown strap features that will surely secure the wearer's feet in place as they make their approach in the high jump competition.

Designed for the serious high jumper, the Asics High Jump Pro 2 utilizes a Sharkduo outsole. It is a rubber compound that delivers increased traction.

The Sharduo shoe technology works along with eleven removable spikes that are capable of providing traction that is worthy of the name as well as a solid grip on the tracks.

Similar to the popular Nike Zoom Rival S 9, this eleven-spike plate set up uses ¼ inch Pyramid spikes. It remains rigid at the spike locations but has some flexibility in the back for improved energy return at take-off. This is also the ideal design for minimizing the high jumper's chances of slipping.

The High Jump Pro 2 features the FlyteFoam midsole technology. It offers great cushioning for effective shock absorption, exceptional bounce back, and responsiveness no matter the distance. It utilizes organic super-fibers to help reduce packing out that traditionally happens with softer, low-density foams.

Formed with an adaptable fit, this high jump shoe implements a mesh application on the upper to promote better balance, forefoot security, and an excellent kick-back.

The integration of DYNAWRAP™ technology in the lacing-guided structure enables better midfoot stability by keeping the foot centered on the shoe's platform, especially when planting your foot during the jump. It also allows better midfoot stability by keeping the foot focused on the shoe's platform.

Further enhancing the High Jump Pro 2's supportive properties is the hook and loop closure system that offers an adjustable fit and more excellent ankle stability. The Lockdown Strap is located at the forefoot and is a Velcro strap designed to maintain a secure fit. The Velcro provides adjustment and proper performance of the ankle in all circumstances. 


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