Asics GT 2170

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Asics GT 2170
A gimmick-free training shoe for heavier runners who need support.

Our Review

Tweaks rather than wholesale changes are the order of the day here. It is the lightest 21 series shoe ever, but the cushioning and support remains impressive. The guidance line on the outsole now runs full length for a more natural gait cycle, and carbon rubber in key areas boosts ...  Continue reading

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5 user reviews of Asics GT 2170 See all

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I like them... but still feel like I haven't found my ideal shoe yet. When I do I'll buy ten pairs of them so they last ten years! Continue reading...
If my feet settle down then a great value trainer... Continue reading...
I have been wearing Asics GT21x0 series for a number of years but the latest model is unwearable for me. When running it feels like a sock is creased or gathered under the toes, causing then to feel bruised. T Continue reading...
I've had stiff lower legs (below the level of the gastroc) for quite a while, and one of the legs wasn't getting any better - so I changed from a pair of Brooks to these, the cushioning is noticeably better and Continue reading...
I am a moderate over pronator. I have had these shoes now for about 3 months and cannot say enough good things about them. Well cushioned, great fit and support without being heavy or cumbersome. Continue reading...

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The lightest 21-series shoe ever, but the cushioning and support remains impressive.
The toe box may be a little wide for narrow feet.
  • Price: £100.00
  • Year: from 2012