Mizuno Wave Enigma 6 Review

Shoe Info

ModelMizuno Wave Enigma 6
Hell drop12 mm
Weight11.20 oz. (318 gr.)
Msrp149.99 US$
  • Secure fit
  • Good stability
  • High heel to toe offset
  • High price tag

Mizuno Wave Enigma 6 Review:


The running shoe Mizuno WAVE ENIGMA 6 is one of the flagship models of the Mizuno brand. This new version is the most comfortable of all previous versions with the addition of 2mm EVA Strobel. The runners medium to heavyweight (+ 70kg) and neutral stride, looking for comfort and dynamism to their training will not be disappointed.

The Wave plate midsole guarantees it a better distribution of the shock wave at the time of impact with the ground, allowing a good balance between cushioning and stability. His drive is ideal for quick sessions and aims for a time on a race.

The shoe Mizuno Enigma 6  for man appears as a running shoe full. Aimed at runners with neutral feet on roads and marked paths. Suitable for heavy use.

You get an excellent distribution of the shock wave through the wave plate inserted throughout the mid sole. Side cushioning, the shoe U4icX ensures perfect protection impact.

Mizuno Wave Enigma 6 (2)

The Smooth Ride improves the fluidity of your race mitigating vibrations.

The shoe Mizuno Enigma 6  aims to be a complete model. His upper improved now offers a mesh covered with mesh. You not only get a breath-ability best but also a very good ventilation.

Technology Of  Wave Enigma 6 

  • Designed for intensive use
  • Wave : Stability
  • U4icX : Cushioning reactive
  • SmoothRide : Fluidity stride
  • AirMesh : breathability and ventilation
  • X10 : Abrasion resistance and adhesion
  • Grooves flexibility : Flexibility and dynamism
  • Reinforced heel : Maintenance
  • Weight  : 317g in size 42
  • Color: gray, silver and green


Only technology to combine two qualities indispensable to a performance running shoe: Cushioning and Stability. The Wave plate ensures a better distribution of the shock wave at the moment of impact on the ground, thus ensuring excellent cushioning. The differences in level and amplitude of the Wave plates on the inside and outside of the feet ensure the stability of the boot. By playing on these differences in amplitude, Mizuno is able to adapt to all stride and all the weights of the riders to offer maximum performance.


Unique technology that reduces the acceleration and deceleration phases of the stride, reduces vibration and increases the flexibility of the shoe to provide an even smoother ride.

Air mesh

Airy nylon placed on the shoe upper, allowing the foot to breathe better and offering the shoe an excellent breathability.

Dynamotion Fit shoe

A technology that allows the shoe to follow the movement of the foot, which reduces the tension and distortion experienced by the shoe and prevents the tongue from moving. Unique technology that offers excellent support and comfort.

Pebax RNEW

Wave plate made of environmentally friendly vegetable oils.


New U4icX midsole for dynamic, durable cushioning.


The Shoes Mizuno Wave Enigma 6 is the maximum training shoe cushioning the Japanese. An inviting option for runners medium and high weight they need an extra buffer with a considerably light weight. They are perfect for long runs at average rates.

For whom this model is intended

As indicated above, the Enigma 6 is intended for riders from medium to heavy weight (+ 70kg) and neutral stride , whose foot unrolls perfectly in the axis. It will also be suitable for riders wearing orthopedic soles . This model can also be used by light riders (-70kg) with an intensive running (more than four outings a week with a minimum length of 1h30) and wanting a shoe with a very long life .

What types of use

The Enigma 6 is primarily a training shoe , designed for light jogging (endurance output) and long rideson roads and paths for runners of + 70kg
Its dynamic characteristics you Will allow to use it also on threshold training (semi-marathon or marathon) while keeping very good sensations but also on sessions of VMA short and long in phase of resumption of training.