Take on longer distances in comfort with the METARIDE™ performance road running shoe. Engineered for those who want to go further, it boasts an efficient, streamlined design that combines with plush, energized cushioning underfoot to create a luxurious running experience.FLYTEFOAM™ Propel technology in the sole of the shoe combines a lightweight foam construction with high-energy return for increased bounce and advanced toe-off. You'll experience a smooth transition from heel to toe thanks to the subtle curvature of the sole, while the clutch counter wraps your ankle for carefully controlled movement—helping you retain muscle energy over long distances.The rear of the shoe features GEL™ technology for shock absorption on hard surfaces. Additional comfort is provided by the circular knit upper, while the gripsole rubber outsole means you'll feel confident to tackle long distances.With all of these high-tech features combined into one stylish distance running shoe, you can be sure that the METARIDE™ shoe will take you further than before.
OPEN MESH UPPER
Provides excellent comfort and breathability.
Our iconic GEL ™ technology provides superior shock absorption where you need it most, for a more comfortable ride. Developed in our Institute for Sport Science, GEL™ technology reduces the impact of every stride on your body.
Our breakthrough midsole foam is 55% lighter than the industry standard, giving you an ultralight and responsive ride. Developed in our Institute of Sport Science, FlyteFoam™ cushioning makes it easy for you to hit your top speed.
The Flytefoam Propel midsole material is made with high energy return elastomer added to the foam. This patented formulation is extremely resilient, comfortable and lightweight compared with other foams in the market. It also produces an enhanced bounce and push-off.
GUIDESOLE™ technology - new geometry, constructed by ASICS. It is a combination of main elements, which are proven to reduce the energy loss in the ankle joint movement. A soft, curved sole, 2 layer midsole, provide the stiffness and 3D Guidance Line, which moves the center of mass contributing to the reduction of the energy loss in each stride.
Normal size arches
There is even distribution from the front of the foot.
How your foot ontacts the ground
The foot lands on outside of the heel,then rolls inward (pronates) to absorb shock and support body weight.