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Providing overpronators with support and responsiveness in a dependable shoe, the Asics GT 1170 features moderate cushioning and a semi-soft ride.

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The Asics Gel 1170 continues the Gel-1000 series' tradition of a good shoe at a good price. This shoe has a resilient, smooth ride and a comfortable fit that works well for a wide range of runners. Dual-density foam works to correct over-pronation and keep your feet moving fluidly, and the moderately cushioned midsole can handle as many miles as you can.

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Weight: 9.8 oz (size 8)

Stack Height: Heel (30mm), Forefoot (21mm)

Available Widths: 2A=Narrow, B=Medium, D=Wide

How It Fits (based on width B)

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


INTRODUCTION

The Gel 1170 is a moderate feature, moderate support shoe designed for daily training and high mileage.

CUSHIONING

  • 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.
MIDSOLE
  • 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.
UPPER
  • 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.
OUTSOLE
  • 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.

 

Comments: These are very comfortable running shoes. They have plenty of toe wiggle room without being too large, and for the price are great. They're reliable and a great shoe to do your runs in!
From:
Caroline, Nashville, TN

Footwear Performance Characteristics

Pronation Control: What's This?

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

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

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