The ASICS GEL-Contend 2 GS Running Shoe delivers the perfect balance of cushioning, comfort, and durability. The Rearfoot GEL Cushioning System reduces shock during the impact phase, allowing for a smooth transition to mid-stance. The removable sockliner holds the foot securely in place and detaches easily to accommodate a medical orthotic. Reinforced stitching at the toe cap offers added protection where you need it most. Lace-up design. Medium width. Imported.