With a redesigned midsole and upper, Asics' new GEL-Venture(R) 6 delivers excellent shock-absorbing comfort, so you can take this pair on the trail. Your tread will benefit from the rugged, one-piece outsole, featuring multi-directional lugs for confidence-inspiring traction. From above, durable synthetic material and a stitched-down toe bumper ensure great fit, protection and comfort. Rearfoot GEL(R) Cushioning System: Attenuates shock during impact phase and allows for a smooth transition to midstance. Removable Sockliner: A sockliner that can be removed to accommodate a medical orthotic. Removable Sockliner: A sockliner that can be removed to accommodate a medical orthotic. Trail Specific Outsole: Reversed lugs provide uphill and downhill traction on all types of terrain. AHAR(R) Outsole: Acronym for ASICS(R) High Abrasion Rubber. Placed in critical areas of the outsole for exceptional durability. Imported.