The 17th version of the GEL-Kayano® series takes a "stop at never" approach by improving upon its award winning ride, comfort, and fit. ASICS' flagship Structured Cushioning model drops over a half ounce in weight, thanks to top-of-the-line features like Heel Clutching System�� and Dynamic DuoMax®. This legend's upper fit also receives special attention with strategically placed seamless overlay construction making the GEL-Kayano® 17 the best in its history.
Exoskeletal heel counter provides improved support and creates improved heel fitting environment.
A dual density midsole system positioned to enhance support and stability, positioned sport specifically.
Independently placed eyelets disburse lace tension, creating a customized fitting environment and enhanced upper comfort.
Vertical flex groove decouples the tooling along the line of progression for enhanced gait efficiency.
3mm of additional height on women's models helps relieve achilles tension.
A top layer of injected Solyte® provides a cushioned platform feel in the forefoot. Women's models feature a lower density for improved cushioning and forefoot comfort.
ASICS® design philosophy that employs linked componentry to enhance the foot's natural gait from heel strike to toe-off.
Stretch material strategically placed on the upper helps to reduce buckling and the potential for irritation.
Reduces the weight of the sole unit while retaining the structural integrity of the shoe.
Attenuates shock during impact and toe-off phases, and allows movement in multiple planes as the foot transitions through the gait cycle.