External design  ASICS Gel Nimbus 17

ASICS Gel Nimbus 17 is a top-ranked luxury running shoe, that has maximum cushioning. It is the lightest and most flexible shoes among all previous Nimbuses, but it also does not lose its stability. The upper is remade and now it consists of a single piece seamless mesh material with high-density printing details, which snug wraps the foot and repeat all its moves. The surface of the upper decorated with seamless filmic overlays and traditional ASICS’s “logo”, which is now made from a light overlay and continues to be part of the FluidFit support. The outer plastic framework supports the heel and doesn’t weight the foot at the same time. The midsole has extra insertions of cushioning gel (GEL-Cushioning system), which extend in Rearfoot and Forefoot areas.

Asics Gel Nimbus 17 represented in plenty trendy colorways – from muted colored (like Onyx Black, Carbon, Silver and Deep Ruby) to wild colored ones (Fiery Red, Flash Yellow, Lime, Indigo Blue, etc.). Also, each pair has bright reflective upper and glow-in-the-dark GEL cushioning, which means that you have an opportunity to go on a night run.

Wearing advantages ASICS Gel Nimbus 17

  • weight 

Asics Gel Nimbus 17 is pretty lighter than the previous Nimbus models. It uses a lighter weight midsole material than traditional EVA and SpEVA called FluidRide and lighter upper design.

  • durability

One of best assets of this model is the durability, which based on using AHAR technology (ASICS High Abrasion Rubber is made of carbon rubber for exceptional durability).

  • breathability

The upper made with engineered stretch mesh, which allows lightweight breathability and both with FluidFit (welded, multi-directional stretch mesh overlays, which fused and cover most of the outer side of the shoes from the forefoot to the rear) system provides a personalized, much snugger, glove-like fit on both your forefoot and mid-foot. Also, the construction of the upper is seamless so it ensures for irritation-free sockless wear.

  • Details
    • sock liner

One more addition to the shoe is a new sock liner – the Comfort Dry X-40 Sockliner. This sock liner, which made with the anti-bacterial material, is giving you reducing odor and moisture that is very important on a distance running and in a hot weather.

  • eyelets

The model has independently placed discrete eyelets, which disperse lace tension and enhance comfort.

  • Another know-hows, that supplied in a model

Guidance Line (a flex groove that runs vertically from the heel to the forefoot) – a system, that gives you the smoother transition from heel to toe and improves gait efficiency, which is very important for wearing stability.

FluidRide – the latest evolution in terms of midsole technology. It gives you the definitive combination of cushioning properties and bounces back through its incomparable durability and reduced weight.

Rearfoot and Forefoot Gel cushioning system – attenuates shock during impact and toe-off phases, and allows movement in multiple planes as the foot transitions through the gait cycle.

Trusstic system – reduced the weight of the sole unit while retaining the structural integrity of the shoes.

Impact Guidance System – ASICS’s design philosophy that employs linked componentry to enhance the foot’s natural gait from heel strike to toe-off.

Dura sponge outsole – is a material which is blown AHAR rubber compound for enhanced cushioning and durability.

Conclusions ASICS Gel Nimbus 17

These well-designed shoes offer you a very modern look and everyone can choose the pair that will suit him the best way. An extremely light and breathable upper provides more comfortable running. The ASICS Gel Nimbus 17 would be the best choice for under-pronators and neutral pronators with weight 90-95 kg max, increasing both comfort and running efficiency. This shoe is made for the road, track and gravel, but it also works great for asphalt, concrete, and even tile. The shoe will only be a better performer on hard and even surfaces, but it could handle light trails as well. The Nimbus 17 is a recommended choice for neutral daily training and a little bit of speed racing. Since it is a mid- weight shoe, it allows runners to perform well in distance running.

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