Hoka One Bondi 8

The expected release date for the Hoka One Bondi 8 is April 10, 2022.

The Hoka One Bondi 8 will have the following features & updates:

  • The new Hoka One Bondi 8 will be one of the most cushioned shoes in this range.
  • The cushioning will be much more balanced and plush for optimum comfort.
  • You will still enjoy the support of the full EVA midsole and the meta-Rocker technology in the sole for stability.
  • There will be a plush and comfortable collar and a more breathable tongue.
  • The heel fit will still be quite narrow and supportive for cradling your ankles and Achilles tendons.
  • Furthermore, the plush memory foam cushioning is advanced to new levels of comfort.
  • There will also be some new color ranges available in this new model.

Latest Version of the Hoka One Bondi


Hoka One Bondi


  • The recommended price according to manufacturers for the new Hoka One Bondi 8 will be $200.00.
  • You will be surprised at the new features and design, and it will be much worth the price increase.

Arch support and pronation controlArch Support and Pronation Control

  • The new Hoka One Bondi 8 will be neutral running shoes.
  • It will offer better support for neutral and higher arch types, with more plush cushioning.
  • I would not recommend it for flat feet as a stability shoe, though.


  • The Hoka One Bondi 8 will be designed for running, road running only.
  • It is not recommended for trail walking or running.


  • The new model will purely be a running shoe as the predecessor to be ideal for the avid runner.
  • You can, however, also use it for walking and jogging.


  • As it will be a road running shoe, durability will be adequate.
  • However, I recommend proper care and staying off wet surfaces and trails if you want to keep your shoes in tip-top shape.

Fit and SizingFit and Sizing

  • The Bondi 8 will fit comfortably and have a more medium to wide toe box this time.
  • The fit will be snug at the ankles and comfortable with a padded collar.
  • There will be narrow, normal, and wide-width options available.


  • The Hoka One Bondi 8 will weigh around 252 grams for women and 303 grams for women.
  • It will be a medium to a heavier weight with plenty of cushioning for running and walking.

Elevation of the Hoka One Bondi 8

Heel HeightHeel Height

  • The heel height will be around 33mm for men.
  • You can look at a heel height of 31 for women.

Forefoot HeightForefoot Height

  • Similarly, the forefoot height will differ for men and women.
  • The forefoot height for men will be 29mm, and for women, it will be 27 mm.

Heel-to-Toe DropHeel-to-Toe Drop

  • the heel to toe drop will be a low 4mm.
  • Hoka One is generally known for its lower heel-to-toe drop designs.

Components of the Hoka One Bondi 8


  • As for the outsole, the Hoka One Bondi 8 will sport a durable rubber outsole with minimal weight.
  • There will be a beveled heel, such as with the predecessor, for smoother transitions.
  • The Sole will also still feature the early-stage Meta-Rocker design.


  • The Midsole will remain a full-length compression-molded EVA midsole which is advanced for comfort.
  • The midsole will offer softer cushioning that is more balanced.


  • As for the uppers, you will still be able to enjoy the memory foam cushioned collar with a more snug fit at the heel.
  • There will be open engineered mesh uppers with more TPU overlays for slightly better structural support.
  • As a bonus, some exciting new color ranges will also be introduced.


Hoka One Bondi 8

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Eliza Ward

Eliza Ward is a running enthusiast, blogger, and author. In addition to being one of the founders of this website, Eliza is also a full-time mother for 3 lovely kids.