The GT-1000™ 5 GR edition pays tribute to bring awareness to childhood cancer with its Gold Ribbon badge detail. The shoe's seamless upper features a new engineered mesh - designed to increase breathability and forefoot support. Layered with our signature GEL® cushioning to reduce shock from harsh impact, this performances shoe also offers an upgrade in stability, while weighing in at 0.5ounces lighter than last year. ASICS has teamed up with Cookies for Kids’ Cancer, a non-profit organization committed to raising funds to support research for pediatric cancer.
Features & Benefits:
Impact Guidance System: Enhances the foot's natural gait from heel strike to toe-off
Rearfoot and Forefoot GEL® Cushioning Systems: Attenuates shock during impact and toe-off phases and allows movement on multiple planes as the foot transitions through the gait cycle
SpEVA® Midsole Material: Improves bounce back characteristics and decreases midsole breakdown
DuoMax® Support System: A dual-density midsole system positioned to enhance support and stability
Guidance Line®: Vertical flex groove decouples the tooling along the line of progression for enhanced gait efficiency
Guidance Trusstic System®: Enhances gait efficiency while providing midfoot structural integrity
Heel-To-Toe Drop: 10mm
WEIGHT: 11.3 ounces
CUSTOMER RATINGS & REVIEWS
ASICS Childhood Cancer Awareness shoes
I had been looking for the women’s gold ribbon ASICS but was unable to find them so I opted for the men’s version. I am size 10 ladies and the 8.5 men’s fit perfectly. Comfortable for walking and running around town.