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ASICS Gel Kayano 27 Review – Running Fitness Article

ASICS Gel Kayano 27 Review Asics Gel Kayano 27 Intro1993 was the year ASICS unveiled what would become their premier stability trainer, the Kayano. Here we are 27 years later and the Kayano is still one of Asics best selling trainers.The ASICS Kayano 27 has undergone some small but effective changes both to the construction and design.ASICS offers 4 stability trainers in their lineup, the 1000, 2000, 4000 (motion control option) and the Kayano. It is the top tier offering…

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ASICS GEL-Nimbus Lite Performance Review » Believe in the Run – Running Fitness Article

ASICS GEL-Nimbus Lite Performance Review » Believe in the Run What You Need To Know A trimmed-down version of the classic GEL-Nimbus All-new responsive Flytefoam midsole Primarily made of sustainable/recycled materials No doubt the shoe that Harry Potter would pair up with a Nimbus 2000 broom for the Quidditch Cup THOMAS: It’s no surprise that we haven’t been that inspired by ASICS’ offerings over the last however many years. But we’ve been rooting for them behind the scenes. I mean,…

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The Running Event (TRE), Part 2 – 2020 Running Shoes – Running Fitness Article

The Running Event (TRE), Part 2 – 2020 Running Shoes We wanted to split this up into two posts, because it was a long couple days, and this would’ve been a long post. In part one of our 2019 TRE recap, we looked at Saucony, Altra, Skechers, HOKA ONE ONE, and On. In this part, we’ll look at ASICS, Brooks, Reebok, Diadora, New Balance, and Salming. To recap everything (and if you read this in the first post, please skip…

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Asics DynaFlyte 4 Review | Running Shoes Guru – Running Fitness Article

Asics DynaFlyte 4 Review | Running Shoes Guru Asics DynaFlyte 4 IntroAsics categorizes this shoe as a neutral trainer with an 8mm drop. The rearfoot is around 19mm, which puts the forefoot around 11mm.This is a fairly standard split for daily trainers and offers enough cushioning for most runners. For those that need 20+mm, try the Hoka and Altra brand of shoes.However, going too high up in stack heights increases weight, which this 8.5 ounce shoe is trying not to…

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ASICS GT-2000 8 Performance Review » Believe in the Run – Running Fitness Article

ASICS GT-2000 8 Performance Review » Believe in the Run What You Need To Know Weighs 10.3 oz./292 g for a US M9.0 Twin layer mesh upper with EVA sockliner provides a comfortable ride For a moderate stability shoe, it ain’t too bad AUSTIN: If you love the Brooks Adrenaline GTS series, that performance review is forthcoming. I mention this only because I’m running in that fan-favorite alongside this shoe— the ASICS GT-2000 8. Both models are popular for sure,…

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Asics GlideRide Review | Running Shoes Guru – Running Fitness Article

Asics GlideRide Review | Running Shoes Guru Asics GlideRide IntroASICS is a company that has seemed to be stuck in a rut for past few years.Following a $182 million dollar net loss in fiscal year 2018, ASICS has revamped with a new CEO as well as new shoe technologies to breathe some life into their performance running line.Mainstays, like the Kayano, Nimbus, and Cumulus look and ride like they’re stuck in a late 1990s timewarp, and while there certainly is…

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Asics GT 2000 8 Review – Running Fitness Article

Asics GT 2000 8 Review Asics GT 2000 8 IntroAscis returns for the 8th time with their golden stabiltiy child. The shoe has had a complete overhaul, with upgrades in both the sole and upper.This shoe competes with other mid range stability shoes like the Brooks Ravenna and Mizuno’s Wave Inspire. It’s not the cheapest shoe out there, but it also isn’t the most expensive.This shoe is in Asics’ spotlight; even more so than the reliable old beast the Kayano.…

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Asics Gel Nimbus 22 Review – Running Fitness Article

Asics Gel Nimbus 22 Intro The ASICS Gel Nimbus 22 breaks the mold on running shoes. This version in my opinion is the gold standard of road running shoe. The comfort of this shoe is second to none. It appears that Asics listened to the consumer’s issues over the past few iterations of the Nimbus and have produced a shoe that delivers on the established reputation that ASICS has built in the running community. The ASICS Gel Nimbus 22 is…

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The OMM – Elite Kit Choice – Running Fitness Article

The OMM – Elite Kit Choice The OMM (Original Mountain Marathon) takes place in October, when weather conditions in the UK can be bad, and visits remote upland terrain. Thus competitors are faced with a conundrum:To go fast and light, carrying as little kit as the rules allow and thus skimping on comfort or..Take a bigger pack and more comfortable kit but at the expense of having to carry the extra weight around the hills for two days. A glance at…

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