Nike Air Zoom Odyssey Review

The Nike Air Zoom Odyssey will surely turn some runner heads during your work out, the style is eye-catching and the design is really a breath of fresh air. This shoe is ideal for runners who has mid overpronators, which will help you support while doing your routine.

The upper is consist of 3D Flymesh, offers great breathability, comfort and great fit. The strategic placement of Dynamic Flywire ensures a superb lockwond of your foot with lightweight stability. You can also see a heel counter, this wraps around your rear foot which will provide stablity, the underfoot cushioning shoe has a molded sock-liner.

Nike Air Zoom Odyssey Upper
Nike Air Zoom Odyssey Upper

Midsole has dual density Phylon foam, its a cage that covers a low density core, which provide soft and great cushioning, the Dynamic Support platform ensures that you will have a smooth transition from heel to toe during your foot movement. This will also help you in keeping your pronation to a minimum. The bottom part of the heel area is a decoupled crash pad, it reduces your overpronation and shock impact. This is are very comfortable shoes to run with.

Nike Air Zoom Odyssey Midsole
Nike Air Zoom Odyssey Midsole

Like other Nike shoes, it also features the Air Zoom midsole area, the heel and forefoot are part of Zoom unit, which gives you a responsive and soft cushioning.

To provide a better heel-to-toe transition, Nike improved introduced a rubber Crash Rail on the side of the Nike Air Zoom Odyssey.

The awesome cushiong and durability, this running shoe is a perfect match for you if you do have a mild overpronators. The responsive cushioning that Nike Air Odyssey has is great, the snug fit is also one of the best cushioning in a running shoes.

Nike Air Zoom Odyssey
Nike Air Zoom Odyssey


  • Features a Flymesh and Flywire upper
  • Amazing fit of the shoe, according to some runners
  • Roomy toe box for flat wide feet
  • Ofers excellent stability and support
  • Very comfortable in long distance running


  • Quite expensive for a running shoe
  • A bit on the heavy side


The responsive cushioning that Nike Air Zoom Odyssey offers will surely boost your running performance. The stability and overpronation support will give you a smooth run.

The shoe is also breathable which is great for long distance running, it is also flexible which will allow your feet to move freely. Durable cables on the side will give you a snug fit.

The midsole uses triple-density fom that will adjust to your foot, which will give you a more neutral stance. This will prevent you from having any discomfort or injury, with a balance pronation you will have a great experience with this shoe.

The outsole uses durable rubber that provide protection from abrasion, the crash rail design will cushion your sole upon impact, you will feel a great heel-to-toe transition.

If you already have the Nike Air Odyssey, what are your experiences with this running shoe? What are the features you like that you decided to grab this shoe?