A smooth, comfortable ride that's 20 years in the making. In a nod to our brand heritage, the GEL-Nimbus® welcomes spring with this limited edition Sakura colorway inspired by Japan's remarkable cherry blossom season. Packed with our revolutionary lightweight FlyteFoam® cushioning and other advanced technology from the ASICS® Institute of Sports Science, the Nimbus caters to neutral runners of all levels. Its seamless, FluidFit® upper stretches and adapts to your foot to give you a customized fit that keeps you going mile after mile. Weight: 10.7. Heel Height: 23mm. Forefoot Height: 13mm.
FlyteFoam® Midsole Technology
Our FlyteFoam® technology provides exceptional bounce back and responsiveness no matter the distance, utilizing organic super fibers to help reduce packing out that traditionally happens with softer, low density foams.
Rearfoot and Forefoot GEL® Technology Cushioning System
Attenuates shock during impact and toe-off phases, and allows movement in multiple planes as the foot transitions through the gait cycle.
Guidance Line® Midsole Technology
Vertical flex groove decouples the tooling along the line of progression for enhanced gait efficiency.
Guidance Trusstic System™ Technology
This Trusstic System® Technology integrates Guidance Line® construction for enhanced gait efficiency while providing midfoot structural integrity.
The use of seamless materials reduces the potential for irritation and friction caused by traditional stitches and seams.
ASICS FluidRide® midsole provides the ultimate combination of bounce back and cushioning properties with reduced weight and exceptional durability.
Heel Clutching System™ Technology
Exoskeletal heel counter provides improved support and creates improved heel fitting environment.
Ortholite® X-40 Sockliner
This premium sockliner features higher rebound properties while providing excellent moisture management and a high-level of breathability (Ortholite is a registered trademark of ATP Manufacturing LLC.)
Independently placed eyelets disperse lace tension, creating a customized fitting environment and enhanced upper comfort.
ASICS FluidFit® upper technology combines multi-directional stretch mesh with stretch reinforcements that adapt to the athlete's foot, creating a truly customized glove-like fit.
This lasting material features plush underfoot comfort while providing excellent moisture management and a high level of breathability (Ortholite is a registered trademark of ATP Manufacturing LLC.)