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Experience redefined comfort with the new Asics Gel-Kayano 30

A first look at the newest high-cushion shoe from Asics with groundbreaking stability features

asics kayano 30 Photo by: Asics Canada

Japanese sportswear company Asics is ready to revolutionize the running shoe market once again with the highly-anticipated release of the Gel-Kayano 30. Boasting groundbreaking stability features such as the 4D Guidance System and PureGEL technology, this shoe is set to redefine comfort for runners of all levels, from beginners to seasoned veterans. With the Gel-Kayano 30, stability has reached new heights.

For three decades, the Gel-Kayano series has remained a favourite among runners, cementing its status as a legend within the Asics product range. However, with the anniversary launch of the Gel-Kayano 30, Asics is breaking free from the stereotypes associated with stability shoes by introducing innovative changes in design and technology. The Gel-Kayano 30 combines beloved stability features with unprecedented comfort, addressing concerns of clunkiness and appeal.

The specs

Category: Stability high cushioning
Men’s: 303 g (10.7 oz.)
Women’s: 263 g (9.3 oz.)
Stack height: 30 mm
Drop: 8 mm
Price: $220

Redefined support

The shoe is specifically designed for overpronators, who experience inward rolling of the foot during footstrike. The Gel-Kayano 30 effectively addresses this issue by providing maximum support, reducing impact and strain on the lower leg, knees, hips and lower back. With a longstanding commitment to perfecting stability, the Gel-Kayano series takes it a step further with the integration of the new 4D guidance system and PureGEL technology, delivering a balanced and comfortable ride that can conquer any distance.

Gel-Kayano 30
Photo: Asics Canada

Innovative cushion system

The Gel-Kayano 30 boasts a higher stack and a larger midsole platform than its predecessor, the Gel-Kayano 29. With 20 per cent more foam in the midsole, this shoe offers exceptional underfoot softness while providing a smooth ride from start to finish, with enhanced stability. The increased surface area also contributes to a more stable ride, ensuring runners can confidently tackle any terrain. Complementing this advancement is the strategic placement of the new PureGEL foam beneath the heel, which is 65 per cent softer than conventional visible gel technologies in previous versions.

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Photo: Asics Canada

Get it July 1

The shoe is available as of Saturday, and the Asics Gel-Kayano 30 is set to be released across Canada in multiple colorways. Whether you’re a seasoned runner or a novice, this shoe promises to deliver the ultimate fusion of stability, comfort and performance. Don’t miss the opportunity to experience the next chapter in the renowned Gel-Kayano series, taking the legacy to new heights.

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