The GT-2000™ 8 Modern Tokyo edition road running shoe has been designed to embody the style of Japan’s contemporary capital and is packed with advanced footwear technologies to complement your performance running goals. The GT-2000™ 8 road running shoe features an updated GEL® technology piece and a softer section of foam in the heel for improved comfort and shock absorption. The lightweight FLYTEFOAM® technology midsole offers a soft landing with each stride, so you can experience a more energetic stride. The upper features a lightweight engineered mesh that allows better air circulation to keep your skin feeling dry and refreshed. Thanks to the combination of DYNAMIC DUOMAX® technology and TRUSSTIC™ SYSTEM technology in the midfoot, these applications keep your feet stable and supported. Celebrate modern-day Tokyo with the GT-2000™ 8 Modern Tokyo edition road running shoe, while experiencing a smooth and supportive stride.
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.
FLYTEFOAM® Midsole Technology
Our FLYTEFOAM® technology provides exceptional bounce back and responsiveness no matter the distance, utilizing organic super fibers to help reduce packing out that traditionally happens with softer, low-density foams.
Dynamic DuoMax™ Support System
This evolution of DuoMax® system enhances stability and support, with reduced weight and increased platform support.
Trusstic System® technology
Reduces the weight of the sole unit while retaining the structural integrity of the shoe.
Acronym for ASICS High Abrasion Rubber. Placed in critical areas of the outsole for exceptional durability.