Overview of this review
Profile of the Asics Hyper LD 6
Use - The Asics Hyper LD 6 is an entry-level spike that boasts versatile performance in different running events. These events can range from 800 meters to 10,000 meters.
Spike Type - For a maximized surface grip and traction, the Hyper LD 6 is equipped with 5 pyramid spikes. These spikes are ¼ inch in length and are removable to cater to the different needs of the athletes.
Spike Plate - Flaunting the same spike plate with its predecessor, this track spike features a nylon spike plate. This configuration allows for durability, as well as grippy traction.
Updates to Asics Hyper LD 6
- The Asics Hyper LD 6 features a new and improved structure with the integration of its no-sew films. These film strips allow for irritation-free security.
- To sport a brand-new look, an open mesh upper acts as the shoe’s breathable coverage. It enables a sufficient amount of air into the foot chamber for ventilation.
- Lastly, a combination of a dual-density EVA midsole and Asics' renowned FlyteFoam propulsion plate delivers a convenient liftoff and unrivaled comfort.
Size and fit
The Asics Hyper LD 6 is available in unisex sizing, following men’s sizing scheme. Women are prescribed to go 1.5 sizes down to secure accurate fit and size.
The shoe’s open mesh is responsible for its breathable, snug wrap around the foot. For structural integrity and security, seamless films are embellished to the upper. Lastly, the shoe’s classic lacing system permits a customizable lockdown.
To be able to function as a highly versatile long-distance track shoe, the Asics Hyper LD 6 is fashioned with a nylon spike plate. This plate enhances the shoe’s ability to withstand hazardous elements and provide grippy traction.
A full-length dual-density EVA foam acts as the shoe’s midsole. It is intended to heighten in-shoe comfort and impact attenuation. The same midsole component is seen in the Adidas Adizero Finesse.
Paired with the EVA foam is the track spike’s FlyteFoam propulsion plate- responsible for easier liftoffs.
For a sock-like, breathable fit, an open mesh is furnished as the shoe’s upper. Its perforations allow air to infiltrate the foot chamber, allowing for a healthy foot environment.
Several lightweight and seamless overlays are embellished to the upper for a snug fit. These also help promote structural integrity.
To further the track spike’s flexibility and lightweight design, it employs slip lasting. It is comprised of a bootie-like wrapping and stitching of the upper.
Lastly, the Hyper LD 6 ‘s security and lockdown fit is supplied by the traditional lacing system it employs.