ASICS Men’s Gel 160-TR Training Shoe Available at Only Running Shoes

The ASICS Gel 160-TR is the next generation of ASICS’ most popular training shoe, the 150-TR, and is now available online at Only Running Shoes.

Niagara Falls, ON – October 12, 2010 (via — Online running shoe retailer has announced the inclusion in its family of great running shoes, the ASICS Gel 160-TR training shoe. These cross-training sneakers sport some advanced features to assist any sports enthusiast (or just the dog walkers) in having the best experience possible.

Some of the unique features of the ASICS Gel 160-TR are:

* Form fitting soft, but durable, breathable leather uppers designed for maximum comfort.
* Several designated widths to accommodate most any foot size.
* A removable sock liner for comfort and convenience.
* A Trusstic System, which is the reduction of weight in the sole while maintaining the structural integrity of the shoe.
* The midsole material decreases breakdown while maintaining a bounce back characteristic. This material also gives the foot support and stability.
* A rear foot Gel cushioning system to assist in shock absorption during heel strike to toe off.
* The ASICS Gel 160-TR ( ) has a high abrasion rubber compound to enhance cushioning of the foot while maintaining exceptional durability of the sole.
* Light in weight, coming in at only 15 ounces.

Ben Jones, V.P. of Marketing and Sales for ( ) says, “Cross-training shoes are the most versatile of running shoe and can be used for a wide variety of purposes from sports activities, work-out routines to just walking. This makes the ASICS 160-TR running shoe a must as an all purpose addition to one’s shoe collection.”

ASICS founder Mr. Kihachiro Onitsuka, who started his athletic footwear company in 1949, decided in 1977 on the name ASICS from the Latin phrase, “Anima Sana In Corpore Sano” which translates to “A Sound Mind in a Sound Body”. It was Mr. Onitsuka’s belief that the way to create a sound and happy, healthy life was through promoting fitness. Since then, his research department has consistently worked to promote healthy living and fitness through superior footwear.

For more information on the ASICS 160-TR or any of the ASICS family, visit the Only Running Shoes online store at

About Only Running Shoes: was developed to provide customers with one location to research all their running shoe needs. It simplifies the research and buying process. For more information, visit the company’s web site at or contact: Ben Jones, VP Marketing and Sales at 267-821-8001 or email

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