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The ASICS GT 1000 offers overpronators a blend of support and responsiveness in a reliable trainer, featuring moderate cushioning and a semi-soft ride.


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When you need a supportive, go-to training shoe, let the ASICS GT-1000 be your answer. This shoe features a traditional dual density medial post to provide moderate support, while forefoot and rearfoot Gel units offer cushioning ample for logging the long miles. A great fitting upper keeps your feet secure yet comfortable, and with the smooth ride ASICS is known for, this is a great everyday shoe. 

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Weight: 11.2 oz (size 9)

Stack Height: Heel (30mm), Forefoot (20mm)

Available Widths: D=Medium, 2E=Wide

How It Fits (based on width D) 

  • Sizing: Standard running shoe length
  • Heel: Medium to narrow
  • Midfoot: Medium to low volume
  • Forefoot: Medium
  • Toe-Box Height: Medium
  • Arch Structure: Medium
  • Shoe Shape: Semi-Curved



The GT 1000 is a moderate feature, moderate support shoe designed for daily training and high mileage.


  • Rearfoot Gel cushioning system uses a silicone based gel for responsive shock absorption on impact.
  • Forefoot Gel cushioning system uses a silicone based gel for responsive shock absorption on impact.
  • SpEVA is a full length midsole material for increased energy return.
  • Decoupled Heel absorbs energy from heel strike and minimizes impact shock.
  • DuoMax Support System uses a dual-density material in the midfoot to reduce over pronation.
  • Trusstic System utilizes a thermal plastic midfoot unit to reduce weight and increase torsional rigidity.
  • Full Length Guidance Line is a vertical flex groove in the forefoot for improved gait efficiency.
  • Open mesh on the upper provides breathable coverage.
  • Standard sockliner provides additional underfoot cushioning.
  • Strobel Last with the upper stitched to SpEVA 55 Foam, for enhanced cushioning and a moderately soft underfoot feel.
  • Asics High Abrasion Rubber (AHAR) in the heel is made of carbon rubber for exceptional durability.
  • DuraSponge in the forefoot is made from a blown AHAR compound, for responsive cushioning and flexibility.

Footwear Performance Characteristics

Pronation Control: What's This?

  • Neutral
    • Min
    • Mod
  • Support
    • Min
    • Mod
    • Max
  • Motion Control
    • Mod
    • Max

Heel-Toe Offset (mm): What's This?

  • 0
  • 1-2
  • 3-4
  • 5-6
  • 7-8
  • 9-10
  • 11+

Stack Height:

  • Barefoot
  • Minimal
  • Low
  • Medium
  • High
  • Maximal


  • Road
  • Road-Trail
  • Hard Trail
  • Varied Trail
  • Soft Trail

Shoe Type:

  • Premium
  • Standard
  • Performance
  • Racing

Customer Reviews

Comments: The GT 1000 feels NOTHING like the 1170's to me. Absolute shame - the 1100's - in particular the 1170's - were my favorite shoes. 
From: Toby, Ubly, MI, USA

Comments: The fit is almost identical to the prior Ascis 1170 shoe. However, it has a much cheaper type insert and a very small forefoot Gel Pad. However, by adding a more cushioned shoe insert from another shoe it works very well. Nice bright Neon yellow and with fewer upper overlays it is flexible and responsive. Outsole seems durable and I am impressed after running a 5K in them right out of the Box.. Do expect a quite firm feel to the forefoot.
From: David, Tempe, AZ