ASICS® GEL-Forte - Women'sThe ASICS® GEL-Forte is packed full of technical features that will make it one of the most advanced running shoes on the market. Upper contains reflective materials designed to enhance visibility during low-light hours. Biomorphic Fit™ technology involving flex points over areas of highest buckling to improve fit, reduces loading. Heel Clutch System improves fit and comfort while remaining lightweight. ComforDry® Sockliner provides cushioning performance and anti-microbial properties for a cooler, drier, healthier environment. Discreet Eyelet lacing system uses independent placed eyelets that even the lacing tension across the foot, creating a customized fit and enhanced upper comfort. Dynamic DuoMax® distributes local pressure proportionally to increase stability while providing improved comfort. GEL® Cushioning System in heel and forefoot. Gender Specific Cushioning features a separate piece of material that is in the forefoot of the midsole. The women's piece is softer compared to men's, allowing the lighter frame of women to feel cushioning available in forefoot. Solyte® midsole is lighter than ASICS' standard EVA and SpEVA™+ improve cushioning and durability. Solyte® Lasting 65 employs 65 degree hardness Solyte® Lasting material for firmer, more stable platform feel. ASICS High Abrasion Resistant ( AHAR®) rubber on the outsole helps cut down on excessive wear. Wt. 10.7 oz.