Asics Gel Kayano 19 Womens
The 19th 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® 19 the best in its history.
Height: Heel (31mm), Forefoot (21mm)
The Kayano 19 is a maximum feature, maximum support shoe designed for daily training and high mileage. It is built with a semi-curved shape.
Rearfoot Gel cushioning system uses a silicone-based gel for responsive shock absorption on impact.
Forefoot Gel cushioning system uses a silicone-based gel for responsive shock absorption on impact.
Discrete Heel unit is a component of IGS that provides excellent shock absorption in the heel.
Solyte is an ultra light, top-of-the-line midsole that delivers durable and responsive cushioning.
Guidance Line is a vertical flex groove in the forefoot for improved gait efficiency.
Dynamic DuoMax Support System reduces over pronation by controlling the movement of the foot, leading to a smoother heel to toe transition.
Space Trusstic System utilizes a gender-specific, thermal plastic midfoot unit for natural foot movement and increased torsional rigidity.
Impact Guidance System (IGS) design creates a smooth and balanced heel-to-toe transition.
Open mesh on the upper provides breathable coverage.
Personal Heel Fit (PHF) uses a two layer memory foam lining in the heel collar to provide a individualized fit.
Asymmetrical Lacing Design better follows the shape of the foot for an improved fit.
Biomorphic Fit Upper is a stretch material in the forefoot that moves with the foot to reduce irritation.
Heel Clutching System uses an exoskeletal structure that wraps the heel for a secure fit.
ComforDry Sockliner is made with anti-bacterial material to reduce odor and moisture and provide additional cushioning.
Strobel Last with the upper stitched to Solyte 55 Foam, for enhanced cushioning and a moderately soft underfoot feel.
Discrete Eyelets are independently placed to disperse lace tension and enhance comfort.
Asics High Abrasion Rubber (AHAR) in the heel is made of carbon rubber for exceptional durability.
DuraSponge Outsole in the forefoot is made from a blown AHAR compound, for responsive cushioning and flexibility.
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