Promoting a lightweight ride, the GT-2000™ 8 running shoe from ASICS is designed to provide appropriate comfort and protection for runners in seeking a performance stability shoe. The GT-2000™ 8 road running shoe features an updated GEL® technology piece and a softer section of foam in the heel for improved comfort and shock absorption. The lightweight FLYTEFOAM® technology midsole offers a soft landing with each stride so you can experience a more energetic stride. The upper features a lightweight engineered mesh that allows better air circulation to keep your skin feeling dry and refreshed. Thanks to the combination of DYNAMIC DUOMAX® technology and TRUSSTIC™ SYSTEM technology in the midfoot, these applications keep your feet stable and supported. When you’re looking for a smooth ride, the GT-2000™ 8 road running shoe is the model for you.
PRONATION- Pronation is part of the natural movement of the human body and refers to the way your foot rolls inward for impact distribution upon landing. Understanding your pronation type can help you find a comfortable running shoe. The GT-2000 8 is made for Overpronation.
SURFACE – Road HEEL DROP – 10 mm WEIGHT – 286 g/10.1 oz SUPPORT – Stability CUSHION – Extra
I.G.S® (IMPACT GUIDANCE SYSTEM) TECHNOLOGY- ASICS design philosophy that employs linked componentry to enhance the foot’s natural gait from heel strike to toe-off.
EVA SOCKLINER- Removable sockliner that provides cushioning performance.
DUOMAX® SUPPORT SYSTEM – A dual density midsole system positioned to enhance support and stability, positioned sport specifically.
FLYTEFOAM® MIDSOLE TECHNOLOGY – Our FlyteFoam® technology provides exceptional bounce back and responsiveness no matter the distance, utilizing organic super fibers to help reduce packing out that traditionally happens with softer, low density foams.
AHAR® OUTSOLE – Acronym for ASICS High Abrasion Rubber. Placed in critical areas of the outsole for exceptional durability.
REARFOOT GEL® TECHNOLOGY CUSHIONING SYSTEM – Attenuates shock during impact phase and allows for a smooth transition to midstance.
MESH UPPER – Provides excellent comfort and breathability.
TRUSSTIC SYSTEM® TECHNOLOGY – Reduces the weight of the sole unit while retaining the structural integrity of the shoe.