A smooth, comfortable ride that's 20 years in the making. In a nod to our brand heritage, the GEL-Nimbus welcomes spring with this limited edition Sakura colorway inspired by Japan's remarkable cherry blossom season.
Packed with our revolutionary lightweight FlyteFoam cushioning and other advanced technology from the ASICS Institute of Sports Science, the Nimbus caters to neutral runners of all levels.
Its seamless, FluidFit upper stretches and adapts to your foot to give you a customized fit that keeps you going mile after mile.
Heel Clutching System Technology Exoskeletal heel counter provides improved support and creates improved heel fitting environment.
Thermoapplicated inserts in strategic zones that guarantee support and increased resistance over time Slightly wider forefoot allows for extra space on the toes Independently placed eyelets disperse lace tension, creating a customized fitting environment and enhanced upper comfort.
Adapt for runners with a neutral foot strike on all levels, excellent cushioning and perfect mix of flexibility and support.
Details: Weight: 320 grams (men's size 9 USA - 42.5 EU) Drop: 10 mm Dual
Density Midsole: upper layer in Speva increases cushioning and comfort, lower layer in FlyteFoam 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. ComfortDry X-40 Sockliner, features higher rebound properties while providing excellent moisture management and a high-level of breathability I.G.S. Technology: follows the foots natural movement for extra stability Forefoot Gel and Rearfoot Gel Attenuates shock during impact and toe-off phases, and allows movement in multiple planes as the foot transitions through the gait cycle. 3M Reflective, reflective inserts for secure low light runs Ahar+, a special type of rubber in the sole that assures greater resistance and durability Removable insole Mesh tongue Padded shoe collar for increased comfort
Fluid Ride technology is a weight reduced 2-layered sole that gives you improved cushioning and incredible bounce.
New Fluid Fit technology, enables both comfort and unrestrictive running. A innovative mesh material design extends in multiple directions, creating a "snug as a glove" fit that provides a unique balance of comfort and fit.
ASICS GEL is a shock absorption system that uses silicone to satisfy the needs of amateurs and professional athletes alike. Rearfoot GEL offers omni-directional shock absorption, it not only absorbs harmful shock, but helps to stabilize impact forces on the heel.
ASICS GEL is a shock absorption system that uses silicone to satisfy the needs of both amateurs and professional athletes. Forefoot GEL reduces the force of the load during push, increasing performance and drastically reducing the risk of injury.
The Impact Guidance System (I.G.S.) is an ASICS design philosophy. It aims to make shoe components from rear to midfoot and forefoot to work together effectively to allow the body to perform in a natural manner. ASICS designers strive to compliment, not correct, how the legs and feet move.
The Trusstic System offers a bit more torsional rigidity for added support.