Asics Men's GT 1000 8 Running Shoe
More breathable upper
Added midfoot support
Rearfoot Gel cushioning system uses a silicone-based gel for responsive shock absorption on impact.
SpEVA top sole for increased energy return.
Flytefoam Lyte in the heel provides lightweight and durable cushioning that is also environmentally friendly.
Decoupled Heel absorbs energy from heel strike and minimizes impact shock.
DuoMax Support System uses a dual-density material in the midfoot to reduce over pronation.
Guidance Trusstic System utilizes a thermal plastic midfoot unit to reduce weight while retaining structural integrity.
Full-Length Guidance Line is a vertical flex groove in the forefoot for improved gait efficiency.
Impact Guidance System (IGS) design creates a smooth and balanced heel-to-toe transition.
ASICS High Abrasion Rubber (AHAR) in the heel is made of carbon rubber for exceptional durability.
DuraSponge in the forefoot is made from a blown AHAR compound, for responsive cushioning and flexibility.
Engineered mesh comprises the upper, updating for a plush step in feel with flexible, lightweight breathability.
Back with a new upper design, the ASICS GT 1000 8 offers moderate stability with added breathability while continuing to provide protection for everyday running. The GT 1000 8 features lightweight and durable impact protection while maintaining a springy ride. Improving on its predecessor, the updated engineered mesh upper that is now more breathable and is reinforced in the midfoot for added support.