New style and model for 2013. This model replaces the 2011 SC5EX. The Power Cushion is 2mm thicker at the midsole reducing stress on the player's knee.
If you're looking for the very best in badminton footwear, look no further...the creme de la creme. The Yonex SHB-SC6 are super light, super grippy, and super comfy, these are the best badminton kicks in the world, the universe even. They won't help you jump like Michael Jordan, run like Carl Lewis, or sing like Bono, but they will allow you to maximize your energy and footwork to help you achieve new heights in your badminton game. A stable yet highly agile design prevents injury and the hexagrip sole in grippy gum rubber grips the court like an octopus. Yonex's shows your feet some love by including 3 pieces of power cushion (forefoot, heel, full-length), the super-soft, super-resilient super-material that can cushion an egg dropped from 6 meters high, and provide energy return characteristics to bounce that same egg 3 meters high, should you ever want to try it. These shoes are plain and simple, the bestest!
Power Cushion SC6 Features:
Upper: PU Leather, Double Russel, Mesh, Kuraster
Midsole: Elastic E.V.A., Power Cushion,T.P.U., Power Graphite Lite
Color: Ocean Blue
Featuring Exclusive Yonex Technologies:
* Hexagrip - Specially designed sole for agile and stable footwork. The Hexagrip pattern is made from newly-developed material that provides 3% more gripping power and is 20% lighter than an ordinary material.
* Round Sole - The Yonex Round Sole is designed to provide all-around support for quick and smooth footwork. The Round Sole integrated into the forefoot and heel of the shoe to minimize power loss, ensuring smooth movements the transfer of maximum energy to successive movements.
* Super msLite - This high performance construction features a polymer-base midsole that is 10% lighter than msLite and 20% more durable than ordinary E.V.A. It helps to retain the original comfort and shape for longer period of time.
* Tough Guard II - 3 times stronger than ordinary synthetic leather. In addition to high strength, it has excellent resistance to heat for added long-wearing performance and comfort.
* Double Russel Mesh - Super light weight and durable, this ultra-fine mesh provides 8 times more air-exchange performance than ordinary mesh for maximum moisture release.
* Power Cushion - The Yonex Power Cushion effectively absorbs shock then reverses the impact energy for smooth transfer into the next movement. Compared with urethane, the Yonex Power Cushion construction provides 3 times more shock absorbing power.
* Power Cushion Insole MC - Power Cushion Insole gives the feet more support inside the shoe so that lateral movement will not diminish power.
* Lateral Claw -The Lateral Claw construction stabilizes the sides of the feet to prevent lateral movement upon landing. This transfers more power into the next movement.
* Ergoshape - Scientifically contoured, the Ergoshape provides more comfort and stability in the forefoot and toe area of the shoe.
Metric Sizes: 22.5cm-31.0cm
Men's Sizes: 4.5US-13US
Women's Sizes: 6.0US-13.5US