Asics Men's GEL-Contend 2 Running Shoes

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Product Details

Designed specifically for new runners, the Asics® GEL-Contend 2 men's shoes are packed with protective cushioning to keep you psyched about pounding the pavement. GEL® technology attenuates shock on impact, while reflective details help you to be seen in low-light conditions. The sockliner can be removed to accommodate most orthotics.

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Key Specs:

  • Model Number: T424N
  • Classification: Cushioning
  • Breathability: Yes
  • Reflective Material: Yes
  • Rearfoot Notch: Yes
  • Shoe Weight: 10.0 oz
 

Features

 

Benefits

  • Upper: Synthetic/Mesh
  • Synthetic/Mesh upper provides lightweight comfort and support.
  • Cushioning Technology: GEL® Cushioning System
  • GEL® cushioning system offers enhanced stability and shock absorption.
  • Lacing System: Traditional Lacing System
  • Traditional lacing system provides a tighter fit for more centralized support.

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Product Reviews

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Asics Men's GEL-Contend 2 Running Shoes
 
4.3

(based on 38 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (19)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (16)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (2)

88%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Comfortable (20)
  • Breathable (16)
  • Lightweight (15)
  • Cushions impact (14)
  • Arch support (10)

Cons

  • Wears out quickly (4)

Best Uses

  • Walking (10)
  • Road running (7)
    • Sizing:
    • Feels full size too small

       

      Feels half size too small

       

      Feels true to size

       

      95% 

      (36 reviews)

      Feels half size too big

       

      Feels full size too big

       
    • Width:
    • Feels too narrow

       

      Feels true to width

       

      95% 

      (36 reviews)

      Feels too wide

       
    • Arch Type:
    • Average arch (33), High arch (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Casual/ recreational (16), Gym rat (4), Rarely work out (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (20), Yes (5)

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5.0

I wish I bought 2 pairs!

By Tom

from Aurora,Colorado

Verified Buyer

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        Comments about Asics Men's GEL-Contend 2 Running Shoes:

        I try to walk 10,000 steps most days.The shoe looks & feels good.The only bad thing I could say is the laces are to short.I am 75 yrs. old with a bit of arthritis in my hands.The short laces give me trouble at times.

        • Sizing:
        • Feels true to size
        • Width:
        • Feels true to width
        • Arch Type:
        • High Arch

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        4.0

        Great deal...very happy

        By all around athlete

        from Fort Collins, CO

        Verified Buyer

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              Comments about Asics Men's GEL-Contend 2 Running Shoes:

              Very happy with price, weight of shoe, comfort.

              • Sizing:
              • Feels true to size
              • Width:
              • Feels true to width
              • Arch Type:
              • Average Arch

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              4.0

              True blue winner!

              By Comeback Kid

              from Sunnyvale

              Verified Buyer

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                    Comments about Asics Men's GEL-Contend 2 Running Shoes:

                    Looks good, fits well, and will serve me well during coaching times.

                    • Sizing:
                    • Feels true to size
                    • Width:
                    • Feels true to width
                    • Arch Type:
                    • Average Arch

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                    5.0

                    Comfortable

                    By Don

                    from Denton

                    Verified Buyer

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                          Comments about Asics Men's GEL-Contend 2 Running Shoes:

                          no comments

                          • Sizing:
                          • Feels true to size
                          • Width:
                          • Feels true to width
                          • Arch Type:
                          • Average Arch

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                          5.0

                          Just what I wanted.

                          By husband pleaser

                          from Reynolds, GA

                          Verified Buyer

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                                Comments about Asics Men's GEL-Contend 2 Running Shoes:

                                These shoes are used by my husband for around the house, in the yard, around town, type of everyday wear. He says they are really comfortable. We usually get a size 10 but had to reorder a size 10 1/2 so they seem to run a little smaller that some brands.

                                • Sizing:
                                • Feels half size too small
                                • Width:
                                • Feels true to width
                                • Arch Type:
                                • Average Arch

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                                5.0

                                Asics

                                By nonickname

                                from Central, Florida

                                Verified Buyer

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                                      Comments about Asics Men's GEL-Contend 2 Running Shoes:

                                      I do not run but use these at the gym and they work well on the treadmill. I have another pair just like these that are a year old and holding up very well. Great pricing

                                      • Sizing:
                                      • Feels true to size
                                      • Width:
                                      • Feels too wide
                                      • Arch Type:
                                      • Average Arch

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                                      5.0

                                      Great purchase

                                      By Jdubbs

                                      from Palisades park,nj

                                      Verified Buyer

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                                            Comments about Asics Men's GEL-Contend 2 Running Shoes:

                                            Great for walking...light weight makes for comfort

                                            • Sizing:
                                            • Feels true to size
                                            • Width:
                                            • Feels true to width
                                            • Arch Type:
                                            • Average Arch

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                                            5.0

                                            Great shoes

                                            By Tom the Vet

                                            from Chicago

                                            Verified Buyer

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                                                  Comments about Asics Men's GEL-Contend 2 Running Shoes:

                                                  Loved how they fit and look. Great great price

                                                  • Sizing:
                                                  • Feels true to size
                                                  • Width:
                                                  • Feels true to width
                                                  • Arch Type:
                                                  • Average Arch

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                                                  5.0

                                                  Would buy it again and again

                                                  By Juan G

                                                  from BA, Argentina

                                                  Verified Buyer

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                                                        Comments about Asics Men's GEL-Contend 2 Running Shoes:

                                                        excellent product... same profile than most of asics...

                                                        • Sizing:
                                                        • Feels true to size
                                                        • Width:
                                                        • Feels true to width
                                                        • Arch Type:
                                                        • Average Arch

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                                                        5.0

                                                        Comfortable, affordable, and perform well

                                                        By CBux

                                                        from MA

                                                        Verified Buyer

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                                                              Comments about Asics Men's GEL-Contend 2 Running Shoes:

                                                              comfortable and nice for running

                                                              • Sizing:
                                                              • Feels true to size
                                                              • Width:
                                                              • Feels true to width
                                                              • Arch Type:
                                                              • Average Arch

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