The Gel-Oberon 9 has been built upon and improved from its previous series, Built for runners with low mileage but still need that support and cushioning from a well made Asics Shoe.
A breathable air mesh upper provides the wearer with superb breathability, allowing the foot to breath during the run. For stability, the upper is stitched around the canvas and directly attached to the midsole of the shoe.
The midsole features a removable sockliner from EVA, moulded into the foot whilst removable for medical orthotic. The Eva midsole itself is a spongy layer found between the sole and upper that provides cushioning to the underfoot of the shoe, ensuring optimum comfort throughout the exercise.The ASICS GEL-OBERON 9 Running Shoes feature rearfoot and forefoot cushioning to attenuate shock during impact phase and allows for a smooth transition to midstance for superb comfort underfoot.
AHAR+ is a high abrasion rubber which is placed in the shoes critical areas of the outsole, giving exceptional durability and great traction throughout. The Trusstic system of the Gel-Oberon 9 reduces the weight of the sole unit whilst retaining the structural integrity of the shoe itself for a durable, yet overall lighter Running Shoe.