– Mizuno Wave Inspire 8 Osaka Marathon Edition
on Sunday 30th October the Osaka Marathon will take place. To celebrate this event Japanse brand Mizuno has released a special Osaka Marathon Edition of its Wave Inspire 8 runningshoe.
The color of the limited edition Wave Inspire 8’s was inspired by Aizome, the name given to the traditional Japanese art of using indigo dye to create beautiful fabric. In Japan during the Meiji Era, The foreign trade ban was lifted, and the exportation of Aizome indigo dye cloth flourished. To this day Aizome remains a symbolic representation of Japan’s history, which Mizuno is honoring through this limited edition Wave Inspire 8.