Asics Split Second 9 Wrestling Shoe For wrestlers who are looking for a superior wrestling shoe to beat the rest. Asics’ Split Second 9 will give you that extra edge over your competition. Asymmetrical Laced Upper The upper of the shoe is covered in a lightweight mesh, which helps keep the overall weight of the shoe down to a minimum. In addition to this, it means that air can flow in and out of the shoe with incredible ease, which will allow hot air that has built up within the shoe to escape, whilst cooler air is able to replace it to provide excellent breathability. The firm and solid construction also make it firmer and stronger, which means that large forces from different movements will not cause any damage to the shoe. Thicker material covers the toes, which will protect the forefoot from bumps and knocks, whilst the heel also has a thicker surrounding. This will ensure that the foot will always stay in place, stopping the foot from going out of place and causing injury. For securing the foot, the shoe boasts using ASICS’ developed Lace Garage Technology. The laces that run all the way up the feet have a pocket at the top which can be tucked into leaving them unexposed. A soft padded tongue will increase the comfort of the shoe. On the inside, the shoe has a seamless construction. This will mean that rubbing and chafing will be reduced. The Asymmetrical laced upper is the perfect environment for the feet to thrive in. This reduces potential for irritation and provides you with improved comfort and manoeuvrability so you feel locked in whilst being able to move in all directions. Durable Rubber Outsole With extremely durable rubber on the outsole, this is able to form a solid connection with the mats and other wrestling surfaces you are on for supreme grip. The split-sole design uses Serradial Traction Pods which are designed specifically for wrestling. The rubber is also anti-abrasion, which means that it will offer you strong traction over an e
Lightweight Mesh – Helps keep the shoe weight down to a minimum.
Breathable – Air can flow in and out of the shoe easily, providing ventilation to the feet.
Solid Construction – Firmness of the upper prevents damage from strong forces from occurring.
Toe Coverage – Thicker material covers the toes for protection from bumps and knocks.
Heel Walls – The heel is held in place securely, reducing the risk of injury from it going out of place.