Boost your cushioning
The foundation of the BOOST™ innovation is centered on its cushioning material. Based on a groundbreaking development process created by Adidas & partner BASF, the world's leading chemical company, solid granular material (TPU) is literally blown up and turned into thousands of small energy capsules which make up the footwear's distinctive midsole. With their unique cell structure, these capsules store and unleash energy more efficiently in every stride. Tests conducted by the Adidas Innovation Team show that the highly durable material found only in Energy Boost products provides the highest energy return in the running industry.
Boost your conditions
The new cushioning material not only provides the highest energy return in the industry, it also holds its performance in almost any condition at unparalleled levels. The Adidas Innovation Team tested how the BOOST™ foam material reacted in a variety of temperatures compared to standard EVA foam commonly used in most running shoes.
These tests revealed that, when taken from +40 to -20 degrees Celsius, BOOST™ foam is three times more temperature-resistant than standard EVA material, providing a more consistent run.
Boost your comfort
The innovation goes beyond the revolutionary midsole technology. The upper on the Energy Boost features Adidas Techfit technology with highly durable and elastic polyurethane, providing optimal comfort and support to the entire foot while in motion. A stretch, breathable mesh material offers the fit of a sock while engineered powerbands across the upper provide targeted support and stabilises the foot where needed when moving.
What’s the difference between the original version of the Adidas Energy Boost and the second make?
The Energy Boost 2 is a complete technical upgrade. We have had two additional years worth of testing insights into what people like about the shoe and where we could improve. The two main upgrades are a better fit and a smarter design, when you look at how this version is made.