• Terrain


    Shoes best for road, track and light gravel. See the best road shoes.


    Shoes best for trail, off road, mountains and other unstable surfaces. See the best trail shoes.

    Good to know

    As long as you stick to the road or path, and if you want just one running shoe, buy a road running shoe.

  • Arch support

    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.

    Good to know

    - Rule of thumb: If in doubt, buy neutral shoes to avoid injuries.
    - More about arch support in this video.
    - Find your arch type by following steps from this video.

  • Use

    Daily running

    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.

    Good to know

    If you want just one pair of shoes, buy a shoe for daily running.

  • Price
  • Weight
    Men: 10.8oz
    Women: 8.6oz
  • Width
    Men: Normal
    Women: Normal
  • Release date
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A top rated Road running shoe
A top rated Asics running shoe

  • The Gel Venture 6 MX shoe utilizes a tough synthetic material in its upper. This component of the shoe aims to provide additional durability without compromising comfort and breathability.
  • The Asics High Abrasion Resistant Rubber material is utilized in the outsole of the Asics Venture 6 MX. It offers durability to high-wear areas and added grip on wet surfaces.
  • Along with the AHAR are the reversed lugs. The lugs provide the right amount of traction for varied trail surfaces.

The Asics Gel Venture 6 MX, just like its base model, the Asics Gel Venture 6, is true to size.The rounded shape of the toe box is sure to allow better toe splay.

The available width options are D - Medium for the men's version and B - Medium for the women's. This trail running shoe comfortably accommodates medium-footed runners.

Similar to the well known Asics Gel Contend 4, in the outsole of the Asics Gel Venture 6 MX is the AHAR or Asics High Abrasion Resistant Rubber. This material aims to provide maximum durability to high-wear areas. It also gives flexibility and added underfoot cushioning.

Along with the AHAR material are the reversed lugs. These lugs are responsible for providing traction to both wet and dry surfaces.

In the midsole of this running shoe is the Rearfoot GEL cushioning. This system is meant to deliver the maximum amount of shock absorption throughout the run. This component of the footwear is also focused on letting the user experience a smoother heel-to-transition.

The Gel Venture 6 MX features the high-quality removable sockliner. This sockliner is utilized to allow the user to accommodate a medical orthotic for a more customized fit. It also offers added comfort while running.

In the upper of the Asics Gel Venture 6 MX is a mesh material. It is lightweight and gives the foot breathability, especially on warm running condition. It is also durable and flexible enough to wrap the foot comfortably.

The breathable fabric lining, which is located across the upper section, offers a smooth in-shoe feel and proper air circulation.

The Asics Gel Venture 6 MX features the padded tongue and collar. These materials are added to the platform to enhance the overall fit and deliver additional comfort to the foot.

A more secure fit is offered by the traditional lace-up closure. This system utilizes the semi-elastic and durable laces that are efficient enough to reduce the possibility of shoe removal while running.

Natural toe splay is offered because of the rounded toe box. This component of the shoe is helpful in giving freedom of motion.