ASICS is a brand, known for its clear opinion that the best way to create a healthy and happy lifestyle is to promote total health and fitness.

One of the ways is to design exceptional running shoes that offer a perfect balance of structured cushioning and protection.

ASICS GT 2000 5 has been designed for overpronators and it has all these features and even more!

Sneaker Name
ASICS GT 2000 5 4e
Carbon/Silver/Island Blue
June 2017
ASICS GT 2000 5 2e
June 2017
ASICS GT 2000 5 Pink
Pink Glow/White/Dark Purple
June 2017
ASICS GT 2000 5 Black
June 2017
ASICS GT 2000 5 Blue
Diva Blue/White/Aqua Splash
June 2017

ASICS GT 2000 5 4e

ASICS GT 2000 5 4e

Release date: June 2017

Colors: Carbon/Silver/Island Blue

Price: $55-120

This men’s shoe has been designed for overpronators, therefore, it offers a perfect balance of protection, stability, and structured cushioning. This shoe is for wide feet athletes so that you won’t experience any discomfort and motion restrictions. A FluidRide midsole gives responsive bounce back, a removable insole enhances comfort and a DuoMax system provides stability and support you need for each step.

ASICS GT 2000 5 2e

ASICS GT 2000 5 2e

Release date: June 2017

Colors: Black/White

Price: $129

Aside from being super stylish, the shoe features a combination of the most effective technologies which make it a wonderful choice for people who overpronate. An Impact Guidance System promotes a natural gait, a DuoMax Support system gives much support and stability, and Rearfoot and Forefoot GEL Cushioning systems absorb shock during movement and make foot transitions smooth.

ASICS GT 2000 5 Pink

ASICS GT 2000 5 Pink

Release date: June 2017

Colors: Pink Glow/White/Dark Purple

Price: $44-135

This athletic shoe comes in a bright pink color, which will be loved by many women. A brand new GEL cushioning system ensures lightweight comfort and efficient shock absorption. Also, a FluidRide midsole has perfect cushioning properties with improved durability and reduced weight. Also, a Guidance Trusstic System Technology provides midfoot structural integrity. Another advantage of the shoe is that it has gender-specific cushioning that gives more comfort to women.

ASICS GT 2000 5 Black

ASICS GT 2000 5 Black

Release date: June 2017

Colors: Black/Onyx/White

Price: $62-143

Runners, who need a combination of perfect cushioning and sufficient support, should opt ASICS GT 2000 5. Many reviewers like shock-absorbing cushioning the shoe provides, the Heel Clutch System and the DuoMax Support System ensure perfect stability and support. A new mesh upper gives a sock-like fit, and in addition to it, gives perfect breathability.

Asisc 2000 Black on Feet

ASICS GT 2000 5 Blue

ASICS GT 2000 5 Blue

Release date: June 2017

Colors: Diva Blue/White/Aqua Splash

Price: $44-135

This shoe will be a staple of your running. It gives all-around support with a Guidance Trusstic System Technology and a DuoMax Support System. Besides, comfort is top-notch in the shoe because a removable ComforDry sockliner ensures a dry and comfortable environment for your feet and discrete eyelets enhance upper comfort.

Blue Asics on Feet

External Design: ASICS GT 2000 5

The shoe comes in various colors ranging from ordinary to very bright shades. Also, there are men’s and women’s versions and different widths. The shoe has been designed for those runners who overpronate so that it has improved stability and support.

The upper of the shoe is seamless, it features a breathable and form-fitting mesh. The shoe wraps the foot and keeps it cool and dry. Besides, there are midfoot TPU overlays that provide perfect midfoot support and security. A sturdy toe cap gives sufficient protection and improves durability. Discreet eyelets reduce lace tension. Also, comfort is nice in the shoe. It is provided by a padded tongue, collar, and a removable soft insole. The lace-up closure is traditional but it keeps the foot stable and secure.

Considering the midsole, it has a FluidRide construction which is responsive and cushy. The midsole covers the entire length of the shoe. The shoe offers top-notch cushioning thanks to the exclusive SpEVA on top of its Solyte foam.

As for the forefoot and heel areas, they feature silicon-based GEL Cushioning Systems for enhanced cushioning properties.

As for the outsole, it has a classic ASICS design with flex grooves for flexibility. Thus, deep vertical flex grooves are combined with horizontal grooves and they enhance flexibility and ensure smooth heel-to-toe transitions. Aside from being flexible, the shoe is durable because it has abrasion-resistant AHAR rubber.

Wearing Advantages: ASICS GT 2000 5

  • Weight

The shoe weighs 11.2 oz, which is very heavy and reviewers claim that 87% of other shoes are lighter.

  • Cushioning

The shoe is very cushy and it absorbs shock efficiently due to several technologies, integrated by ASICS. Thus, a FluidRide technology ensures great cushioning properties with reduced weight and perfect durability.

Besides, a Rearfoot and Forefoot GEL Technology Cushioning System ensures smooth heel-to-toe transitions through the gait cycle.

Besides, ASICS has gender-specific cushioning which means that women’s sneakers have a lower-density top layer in the midsole.

  • Breathability

The model features a brand new mesh upper, which provides perfect ventilation. And a ComforDry sockliner with moisture-wicking properties improves breathability.

  • Traction

The outsole has AHAR rubber, which ensures good traction on various surfaces and vertical and horizontal deep grooves improve traction.

  • Flexibility

This stability shoe gives not only great support but also superior flexibility. A new mesh upper is stretchy and flexible, the midsole features several technologies which make the shoe responsive and flexible and there are deep flex grooves on the outsole, which also contribute to the overall flexibility.

  • Comfort

The shoe is equipped with different technologies which make the shoe very comfortable. The I.G.S® technology enhances the foot’s natural gait cycle, Rearfoot and Forefoot GEL and FluidRide technologies in the midsole provide a smooth gait so that the run becomes comfortable. Also, the model features discreet eyelets that eliminate lace tension and much padding in the tongue, collar, and the insole makes the shoe very comfortable.

  • Security & Support

It doesn’t matter on which surface you run because ASICS GT 2000 5 will keep you safe and secure. Thus, a Heel Clutching System Technology provides enhanced heel support, a dynamic DuoMax Support System provides improved support and stability, and a Guidance Trusstic System gives improved midfoot structural integrity.

  • Size & Fit

The shoe runs true to size and it is recommended for runners with medium and slightly wide feet because it offers a decent space in the forefoot and the movement in the midfoot area isn’t restricted.

Other Know-Hows Supplied In A Model

I.G.S® Impact Guidance System Technology is a unique technology, which provides three-dimensional support during each phase of the running process and adjusts to the individual gait and foot type.

Rearfoot and Forefoot GEL® Technology Cushioning Systems give superior cushioning. A Rearfoot GEL® Technology is a silicone-based cushioning system that provides a lower shock when the heel impacts on the ground. A Forefoot GEL® Technology has the same mechanism and it is placed in the forefoot area.

A Dynamic DuoMax Support System is a stabilizing technology, which is especially useful for overpronators. It is a higher density EVA material which improves the normal movement of the foot.

A Fluidride midsole provides perfect cushioning properties with greater durability and reduced weight.

A Guidance Trusstic System Technology gives structural midfoot integrity and enhances gait efficiency.

A Guidance Line Midsole Technology means that there are vertical flex grooves that improve gait efficiency.

A Heel Clutching System Technology means that an exoskeletal heel counter gives support.

A ComforDry sockliner gives cushioning and ensures a cool and dry environment.

ASICS GT 2000 5 vs 4

There are no significant differences between ASICS GT 2000 5 and ASICS GT 2000 4. An updated version features a seamless upper which provides an adaptable fit and reduces the risk of irritation. And this upper doesn’t have as large holes as the previous version had. Also, a sturdy toe cap has been added to enhance durability and protection. In addition to it, a Heel Clutch System became more structured so that the runner gets a locked-in fit.

Conclusions: ASICS GT 2000 5

So, if you need excellent cushioning, superb arch support, great midfoot and heel security, then go for ASICS GT 2000 5 and forget about any pain while running.

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