The Nike Alpha Fly needs no introduction. It’s the shoe choice of pro athletes across the world for almost every running event. Now Nike has released the Alphafly Next % 2 which has already gathered a ton of hype and even assisted Eluid Kipchoge (the GOAT) break the marathon world record in Berlin. So what makes it so good?
The Alphafly Next % 2 is a rocket ship of a shoe, with 2 forefoot zoom units and full length ZoomX foam preparing you to blast off. They are proven to help shave precious seconds off your PB’s without surrendering the foundation you need to go the full distance. A thick lightweight support system marries the two worlds of comfort and speed allowing you to stay fresher for longer.
Model Number: DN3555-600
Heel Toe Drop: 8mm
Support Type: Neutral
Full length Zoom X Midsole with 2 forefoot zoom units. Full-length ZoomX foam offers an ultra-lightweight and responsive ride. It’s built for speed but also provides cushioning to stay fresh even in the late miles of a marathon. It offers comfort where you need it.
Full-length carbon fibre plate delivers a sort of roll-forward feel that makes you want to take on the next step. It gives you a propulsive sensation and helps you smoothly transition through your stride. Both the forefoot and heel offer slightly wider bases for a stable platform, so you can tackle turns on the course with confidence.
The sole was designed using data from hundreds of runners. It has different angles of traction placed where you need it, providing grip from foot-strike to toe-off.
Specifically designed lofted heel pods use Flyknit yarns for secure, extended comfort and lightweight heel lockdown.
Notched laces offer a secure, but soft lace-up. An integrated knit tongue with lofted padding makes for a secure, repeatable fit that helps reduce lace pressure.
Part of the Flyknit family—Atomknit material on the upper has a contoured fit while being lightweight and super-breathable.