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The Zoom LJ 4 is an elite-level long jump spike. The stiff spike plate and specific plate shape help the best jumpers achieve their best marks. The forefoot strap and strong arch structure aid the pure-performance nature of this spike. Includes fourteen 8mm compression-tiered spikes a spike wrench.
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Weight: 8.1 oz (size 9)
Sizing is based on the men's scale. Women should subtract 1 and a half sizes from their women's shoe size. Example Women's 8.5 equals size 7.0 for this shoe
How It Fits (based on width D) Width D=Medium
- Sizing: For snug sprint fit, purchase 1/2 size smaller than standard running shoe
- Heel: Narrow
- Midfoot: Medium volume
- Forefoot: Medium to narrow
- Toe-Box height: Medium to low
- Release date: October 2011 (new color), model release date December 2010
- Model discontinued: Unknown
- Heritage: Zoom LJ III
The Nike Zoom LJ 4 is designed for the serious long jump and pole vault athlete. This fourth edition of the shoe has the same spike plate as the LJ III but has been updated with a new upper engineered to provide a snug fit. The LJ 4 has a curved shape.
- To keep weight down, this shoe contains no additional cushioning technologies.
- EVA Wedge is positioned under the heel and midfoot. This high density foam is designed to provide support and cushioning.
- Synthetic Leather Upper covers the majority of the upper and is intended to provide comfort in a supportive fit.
- Lock Down Strap is located at the forefoot and is a Velcro strap designed to maintain a secure fit.
- K.T.S.O. (Keep The Sand Out) is a screen mesh engineered to increase breathability and provide coverage against sand.
- Zipper closure is located at the tongue and covers the laces to enhance fit.
- Nylon Plate is 3/4 length at the forefoot and is designed for optimal traction on many surfaces.
- Rubber Outsole extends from the heel to the Nylon plate and is textured for additional grip.
- Contains 7 spike receptacles per shoe.
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