Saturday, April 22, 2017

Asics GEL-Nimbus 18

Old flagship
In the past six months, Asics has made great moves, such as Meta Run and Gel-Quantum 360 and other new flagship running shoes debut, almost updated the Asics family within the pattern. Despite this, the old series of performance is still strong, long time with the feedback and runners to give them priceless trust. The evaluation of the protagonist Asics GEL-Nimbus 18, long-term occupation of the flagship status quo, in the runners have a high reputation, with the times after the update showed a better performance.
Appearance change
From the appearance point of view, Asics GEL-Nimbus 17,18 two generations of works have a big difference, easy to distinguish when running. On the one hand is the upper texture, GEL-Nimbus 18 upper texture is more detailed; the other hand is the end of the depiction, the new line in the bottom line was wavy, visually more fluid, but Gel plastic exposed volume reduced Some, domineering value has declined. Shoe last aspect has not changed, followed by the position is still relatively tight, while providing a variety of width options.
Ultimate package
Asics GEL-Nimbus 18 inherited the previous generation of upper mesh material, but the upper cover of the thermoplastic area has increased a lot, almost from the toe has been wrapped to the heel, only the release of the toe bending position. During the course of the movement, this shoe is very tight package, and can obviously feel a certain thickness of the upper, running quite solid. Followed by the lining of the filling is full, material touch silky, foot feel similar to the memory sponge, with the next large TPU tray, in every step when landing are very solid.
Balanced weight loss
Asics GEL-Nimbus 18 in the end has always been no lack of technology, which is the best effect is the T-Gel gel. Although the exposed volume smaller, but in the evaluation process did not affect the foot feeling, flexible full of wearing experience did not diminish. In addition, Fluidride double midsole construction can effectively convert elasticity into propulsion, and also help reduce weight. As a cushioning running shoes, the GEL-Nimbus 18 controls the overall weight, uses more light materials and reduces excess parts. However, during prolonged jogging, the ankles and knees do not show soreness or discomfort. Put every point of weight on the blade.
Road running artifacts
Outsole can be said to be the smallest place of Asics GEL-Nimbus 18, the outsole division and grain lines are similar to similar products, but for the outsole application of the concept of fighting color, than before it looks brilliant some. Perhaps in order to play the best performance in the road running, its outsole lines have been relatively fixed, versatility is not good, although the special is very prominent but still deduct a little points, it is recommended that as far as possible in the road and runway On use.
Keep in competition
Each year the GEL-Nimbus series will be upgraded and challenged to keep pace with the times and to maintain a favorable competitive stance, and to keep its runners looking forward to every year. 2016 Asics GEL-Nimbus 18 With more competitors, both in the Asics family and in other brands, it is believed that this will inspire it to do better.

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