Asics has been developing sports shoes and apparel for more than 50 years. In this time, innovation has been the key to the brand’s introduction of design philosophies that have revolutionised the world of sports. UPPER The ASICS PATRIOT 8 Men’s Running Shoe features a synthetic and mesh upper, delivering a lightweight and comfortable fit with excellent breathability to ensure the foot stays cool and dry. A removable EVA sockliner delivers a superb, adaptive fit that can be removed to accommodate a medical orthotic. A California Slip last also helps to improve stability and comfort as the upper is stitched to the EVA board before being directly attached to the midsole. There is also the added benefit of reflective elements to ensure visibility when running in low-light conditions. MIDSOLE An EVA Midsole provides excellent cushioning and comfort during movement, providing a smoother and more efficient gait. OUTSOLE The AHAR outsole consists of a robust material placed in critical areas of the shoe and delivers exceptional durability to help reduce excessive wear and provide improved traction. The ASICS PATRIOT 8 also features a Trusstic System, which comprises of a plastic bridge located under the foot of the arch, to help provide stability and comfort with undiminished flexibility.
Synthetic Leather and Mesh Upper – Lightweight, comfortable and breathable upper material blend enhances performance and fit.
AHAR (Asics High Abrasion Resistant Rubber) – Robust material placed across critical areas of the shoe for exceptional durability.
Removable EVA Sockliner – Insole placed inside the shoe for added comfort which can be removed to accommodate a medical orthotic.
Trusstic System – A plastic bridge located under the foot arch provides strength and stability without loss of flexibility. Also helps to control torsion.
California Slip Lasting – The upper is stitched around the EVA board and directly attached to the midsole for better stability and ultimate comfort.