Totally breaking the mold, the GEL-Foundation® 12 gets a fresh new design while staying true to its roots. The well-cushioned SpEVA® platform now features Dynamic DuoMax® Support System, Guidance Line®, Guidance Trusstic System™, and a comfortable upper built on ASICS' Maximum Support Last to better accommodate runners who wear orthotics (plus an ultra plush 8.5mm ComforDry™ Sockliner for those who do not). Weight: 12.2 oz. Heel Height: 22mm. Forefoot Height: 12mm.
Rearfoot and Forefoot GEL® Cushioning Systems
Attenuates shock during impact and toe-off phases, and allows movement in multiple planes as the foot transitions through the gait cycle.
SpEVA® Midsole Material
Improves bounce back characteristics and decreases midsole breakdown.
Dynamic DuoMax® Support System
This evolution of DuoMax® system enhances stability and support, with reduced weight and increased platform support.
Guidance Trusstic System®
This Trusstic System® integrates Guidance Line® construction for enhanced gait efficiency while providing midfoot structural integrity.
Vertical flex groove decouples the tooling along the line of progression for enhanced gait efficiency.
Maximum Support Last
Providing more depth and width throughout the mid- and forefoot, this accommodating last is ideal for athletes with higher volume feet or who wear orthotics.
The use of seamless materials reduces the potential for irritation and friction caused by traditional stitches and seams.
Provides cushioning performance and anti-odor properties for a cooler, drier, healthier environment.
A blown AHAR® rubber compound for enhanced cushioning and durability in the forefoot.