Make the most of your next match with the women's GEL-CHALLENGER® 12 CLAY tennis shoe by ASICS. This lightweight and durable shoe has been designed with your comfort and endurance in mind when you play on clay courts. Crafted with stability in mind, this shoe includes SOLYTE™ material that runs throughout the midsole and a mix of cushioning technologies that help protect and propel you at every point of your match. Rear and forefront GEL® technology provide a smoother glide, so your focus is 100% on your game. The shoe has a tough AHARPLUS™ outsole, which helps to reduce the effects of long-term wear at heavy contact areas. It also features TRUSSTIC SYSTEM® technology for a more stable stride and a removable ORTHOLITE™ sockliner for a gentle cushioning effect. Our GEL-CHALLENGER® 12 CLAY tennis shoe is an excellent choice for any player looking for durability and maximum comfort.
Solyte® Midsole Material
A lighter weight midsole compound than ASICS standard EVA and SpEVA® midsoles. Also features enhanced cushioning and durability.
Rearfoot and Forefoot GEL® Technology 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® technology
Reduces the weight of the sole unit while retaining the structural integrity of the shoe.
Moisture management (Ortholite is a registered trademark of ATP Manufacturing LLC).
A sockliner which can be removed to accommodate a medical orthotic.
Acronym for ASICS High Abrasion Rubber. Placed in critical areas of the outsole for exceptional durability.
PGuard™ Toe Protector
Enhanced toe durability.
GEL-Challenger 12 Clay is rated
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Rated 5 out of
Katerina West from
Best tennis shoesGreat shoes. My daughter is an aspiring athlete, who spends 4 hours 6 days a week on a tennis court. ASICS are the only shoes which don't hurt her feet. Gel-challenger 12 clay is her favorite.
Date published: 2020-05-15
Rated 5 out of
Instant comfortThese shoes were so instantly comfortable that I wore them every day on a European trip that started two days after I got the shoes. No break-in time is necessary!