Asics GEL Nimbus 21 Reviews- Energy Shock Absorption And Shock Reduction

The latest edition of Asics GEL-Nimbus 21 running shoes is now available! Footwear for neutral, long-distance runners was once again perfected so that athletes could run longer and farther.

In the latest installment of the Asics GEL-Nimbus 21, the latest shock absorbing technologies - FlyteFoam Propel and FlyteFoam Lyte - have been used to make the runner feel more lighter and more energetic.

Named after the Latin word Nimbus, meaning cloud formation, Asics GEL-Nimbus 21 is synonymous with comfort. Each new edition provided additional benefits for runners, and this time it is no different. This year's edition has several new technologies.

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Better fit - the fit of the GEL-Nimbus model has been improved and the mesh upper perfectly adapts to the foot movement, increases comfort and at the same time provides more space for the fingers;

Energy shock absorption - FlyteFoam Propel technology captures amortized energy for elasticity, and this translates into a feeling of comfort for the foot during a very long run;

Maximum shock absorption - the iconic GEL technology provides exceptional cushioning in places where the athlete needs it most, increasing comfort while running

"When designing GEL-Nimbus, our flagship model for neutral, long-distance runners, we focused on keeping them running while maintaining the same comfort.

We always try to raise the bar when it comes to performance. GEL-Nimbus is a model with over 20 years of history. When designing the 21st edition, the key was to create a shoe that will help runners to achieve their goals. " - Norio Takaoka, Performance Running Footwear Division, Executive Officer, Senior General Manager, ASICS Corporation

The latest Asics GEL-Nimbus 21 includes:

  • The FlyteFoam Lyte middle sole - the bottom layer provides cushioning due to the construction of nanofibres;
  • The FlyteFoam Propel middle sole - the top layer provides a return of energy and helps break down;
  • Jacquard mesh upper - three-dimensional mesh perfectly adheres to the foot and ensures comfortable movement;
  • Full midsole - a one-piece sole construction ensures a smooth transition from heels to toes for both neutral runners and supinator’s;
  • TRUSSTIC medial - a new design reduces the weight of the shoe, ensuring stabilization;

Contoured EVA insole.

During the premiere of GEL-Nimbus 21 shoes , Asics prepared a fully integrated multimedia campaign that will cover various offline and online multimedia platforms. 

  • Weight: about 310 gr (US 9, male)
  • Drop: 10 mm (male), 13 mm (ladies)

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