– Cushioned heel
– Unique Springback sense
– Speed forefoot roll-offs
– Light-weighted upper unit offers utmost comfort
– Slower runners find the stiff forefoot design as a chore
– Permits lacing pressure with its thin tongue construction
– Lack of width choices.
This Zoom fly is a specially designed running shoe by Nike including their brand’s exclusive midsole foam referred as ZoomX in addition to the Carbon fiber plate. This shoe includes a special design language and set of features which makes it as an athlete only shoe. It has 33m heel stack with whole shoe length uses Nylon plate within the midsole and that is tethered to the front foot section.
The upper sole unit of the Nike Zoom fly design is made up of single-piece Flymesh engineered mesh along with Flywire lacing system. It is designed on the top quality Vaporfly Elite and includes fluffy foam padding that is strategically placed in the frequent pressure prone regions. The mesh breathes well and is light in weight. With a notch on the interior edge, tongue of this shoe assists in locking the foot instep more comfortably.
The outsole unit rubber in the rear is utilized sparingly. It is placed in a horse-shoe shaped manner peripherally around the heel area. It offers enhanced traction and durability with its shallow cavity and pentagonal-shaped lugs beneath the heel. There is not a lot of rubber used under the heel, making the rear foot runners to gain better running experience with its exposed foam on the outsole section which is easy to wear and remove.
This Nike Zoom Fly is an apt choice to be used for fast paced runners and full and half distances marathon. It includes maximal cushioning for comfortable long distance running with mid-sole featuring full-length rigid plate. It possess good ride quality compared to other running companion, still the user has to check prior buying it whether it fits their requirement as it is not meant for everyone.