- a new TPU cage at the midfoot upper. I thought this area was fine so will see.
- still the sock like Tech Fit upper which I liked, but many didn't, but with new arrangement of overlays in forefoot. It looks like the forefoot overlays are reduced to 2 from 3 and the front overlay is moved a bit back from the toe which may make the feel a little more open and less constraining and directed.
- weight at 9.9 oz Men's 9. Adidas has the Boost 1 at 9.5 oz so heavier, not a good thing.
Thursday, February 20, 2014
adidas Energy Boost 2: First Look from Holabird Sports
The original Energy Boost was one of my Best of 2013, actually the Boost material was and is the best. The Energy got me through 2 painless (almost), blister less marathons. The next generation Energy Boost 2 is hitting the market in Feb. 2014. From what I understand all changes are to the upper. Video from Holabird Sports describes some of the changes: