At the origin, Mizuno was a simple importer of golf and baseball equipment manufactured in the United States . Dissatisfied with the quality of the imported products, Rihachi Mizuno sought to develop more demanding products under his own label, in partnership with the local manufacturers. 1906, creation of a Mizuno shop at Osaka, since this date the Japanese brand is at the leading edge of technology and innovation for running shoes. Mizuno offers a complete range of running footwear for man and woman for route, competition and trail. Mizuno is today is an international company that manufactures equipment and sports clothing dedicated to judo, golf, football, handball, foot race, baseball, badminton, volleyball, rugby, swimming, skiing, table tennis and cycling.