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In 1949, Mr. Kihachiro Onitsuka began his athletic footwear company (Onitsuka Co., Ltd.) by manufacturing basketball shoes out of his living room in Kobe, Japan. He chose the name ASICS for his company in 1977, based on a famous Latin phrase "Anima Sana In Corpore Sano," which, when translated, expresses the ancient ideal of "A Sound Mind in a Sound Body." Taking the acronym of this phrase, ASICS was founded on the belief that the best way to create a healthy and happy lifestyle is to promote total health and fitness. Today, ASICS offers a full line of performance-driven athletic shoes and technical active sports apparel and accessories dedicated to bringing harmony to the body and soul.
Fast and light, this shoe delivers great comfort and flexibility Supportive synthetic upper with breathable mesh panels Rearfoot GEL® Cushioning System Guidance Line® vertical flex grooves for enhanced gait efficiency AHAR® (Asics High Abrasion Rubber) outsole for durability Accepted by the APMA (American Podiatric Medical Association)
Has made it through half of a school year, an entire summer...and is still going strong! Asics makes fantastic shoes for kids that will survive the wear and tear of an active 10... Read morePublished 3 months ago by KAR-99
My son is now an ASICS fan. It is a nice looking shoe and comfortable too. They fit him well.Published 15 months ago by Elizabeth Queen
My son picked these out on the internet himself. They are comfortable he stated. I think they look stylish. I like the bright green as well. Read morePublished 15 months ago by Lois E Arrowsmith
The Gel-extreme33 were a hit when they arrived in the mail. They are very colorful, soft and high quality. My 8 years old loves them. Aim now in search for some in my size! Read morePublished 16 months ago by V. L.
I bought these shoes for my 9 year old athletic son and the shoes started falling a part with a month of being used. Read morePublished 18 months ago by LISALEEINC