Neutral / cushion / high arch
Shoes for runners who do not need any additional arch support (Around 50% of runners). Best for people with normal, high or medium high arches. See the best neutral shoes.
Stability / overpronation / normal arch
Shoes for runners who need mild to moderate arch support (Around 45% of runners). Best for runners with a low arch. See the best stability shoes.
Motion control / severe overpronation / flat feet
Shoes for runners who needs a lot of arch support. Best for runners with flat feet. See the best motion control shoes.
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Cushioned shoes for your daily easy running. Great comfort. See best shoes for daily running.
Lightweight shoes good for races, interval training, tempo runs and fartlek. Here are the best competition running shoes.
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If you want just one pair of shoes, buy a shoe for daily running.
WeightMen: 8.8ozWomen: 7.3oz
Heel to toe dropMen: 9mmWomen: 9mm
The height difference from the heel to the forefoot, also known as heel drop, toe spring, heel to toe spring or simply drop.
There are many opinions about what a good heel drop is. We do not recommend any in particular. Lean more in this video.
Heel heightMen: 30mmWomen: 29mm
Forefoot heightMen: 21mmWomen: 20mm
WidthMen: normalWomen: normal
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89 / 100 based on 8 expert reviews
It has the same heel-to-toe drop of the Kayano, but it's lighter and less supportive and brings your foot closer to the ground.
This is a very versatile shoe and can be used for the running enthusiast or the casual walker.
The dual material is an interesting experiment, good for mild over-pronators who want a light shoe, could use improvement.
I’ve run a bunch of distances in these new shoes ranging from 3 miles to 9 miles, and I still love them as much as when I first tried them on.
Updates to Asics Gel Electro33
- The Gel Electro33 is a new shoe from Asics. It uses the brand’s notable dual-density midsole that delivers durable cushioning. It also attenuates shock efficiently and promotes a powerful toe-off.
- The outsole of the shoe features Asics High Abrasion Rubber that delivers outsole durability. The rubber compound is designed to protect high-wear areas.
- It also utilizes the Asics’ revolutionary FluidAxis element that works with the shoe’s midsole and outer sole. It provides support upper and lower ankle for natural pronation.
Asics Gel Electro33 size and fit
When it comes to sizing, the Asics Gel Electro33 is true to size. It delivers a comfortable fit from the heel to the forefoot area. This sho can accommodate a wide range of foot measurements. Asics is offering this shoe in standard D and B widths.
Just like the popular Asics Gel DS Trainer 24, the outsole of the Gel Electro33 running shoe features the notable Asics High Abrasion Rubber that is designed to deliver excellent durability. The rubber compound is strategically placed in high wear areas for tough protection.
A dual-density midsole is used in this shoe. The upper layer is made from light EVA material while the second layer is composed of reactive Solyte material. The dual-density midsole is designed to ensure good ground contact and a more resilient ride.
It also features the Asics’ remarkable Rearfoot Gel Cushioning System that efficiently attenuates shock and delivers a smoother heel-to-toe transition.
The Asics Gel Electro33 has a seamless upper designed to reduce irritation. Asics use the Open Mesh for its upper. There is also an external overlay of Mono Sock upper, plus the Seamless upper, ComforDry Sock liner, and the Strobel Last that is stitched to the Ortholite Foam.