ASICS GEL-DS Trainer 17
The update to the GEL-DS Trainer series continues to provide a lightweight, supportive ride. The 17th version features a comfortable, breathable-fitting upper with an innovative Clutch Collar System for optimal fit.
Weight: 8.8 oz.
Impact Guidance System (I.G.S.)
An ASICS design philosophy that employs linked componentry to enhance the foot's natural gait from heel-strike to toe-off
Stretch material strategically placed on the upper that helps prevent buckling and the potential for irritation
Provides cushioning performance and anti-microbial properties for a cooler, drier, healthier environment
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
Solyte Midsole Material
A lighter-weight midsole compound than ASICS' standard EVA and SpEVA. Also features enhanced cushioning and durability
A blown AHAR rubber compound for enhanced cushioning and durability in the forefoot
An acronym for ASICS High Abrasion Rubber. It's placed in critical areas of the outsole for exceptional durability
DuoMax Support System
A dual density midsole system positioned to enhance support and stability, and positioned sport specifically
P.H.F. (Personal Heel Fit)
Two layers of memory foam that line the collar and mold to the athlete's heel to create a personalized fit
A vertical flex groove that decouples the tooling along the line of progression for enhanced gait efficiency
Propulsion Trusstic System
A midsole stabilizer that creates a pocket between the Trusstic System device and the midsole to allow for controlled midsole deformation and more efficient foot function
Designated shoes have the use of the American Podiatric Medical Association (APMA) seal of acceptance
Searching for a fast ride from a lightweight trainer with a touch of stability? Look no further than the GEL-DS Trainer, a legendary shoe known for its light, supportive ride. ASICS’ Clutch Collar System and comfortable, breathable synthetic and mesh upper joins the Heel Clutching System for a snug, secure fit. Gel cushioning throughout the insole enhances the amount of support delivered during your run. You’ll be able to run faster for longer with the comfort infused into this shoe. The performance-oriented Gel-DS Trainer is a versatile training option, ideal for mild to moderate overpronators.