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 Material: 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
 
4.2

(based on 30 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (13)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (14)

  • 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

       

      97% 

      (29 reviews)

      Feels half size too big

       

      Feels full size too big

       
    • Width:
    • Feels too narrow

       

      Feels true to width

       

      97% 

      (29 reviews)

      Feels too wide

       
    • Arch Type:
    • Average arch (26)
    • 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

Would buy it again and again

By Juan G

from BA, Argentina

Verified Buyer

Pros

    Cons

      Best Uses

        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

        Comment on this review

         
        5.0

        Comfortable, affordable, and perform well

        By CBux

        from MA

        Verified Buyer

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          Cons

            Best Uses

              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

              Comment on this review

               
              5.0

              very comfortable and light

              By Bob

              from Marietta, PA

              Verified Buyer

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                Cons

                  Best Uses

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

                    I am very happy with the look and performance of the shoes.

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

                    Comment on this review

                     
                    4.0

                    nice an kind

                    By Jerry Zanlungo

                    from Chivilcoy Argentina

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

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

                          for every day an runing soo!!I m glad to use then every moment

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

                          Comment on this review

                           
                          4.0

                          Comfort for my "Fast 40"

                          By jfd3

                          from Denver

                          About Me Casual/ Recreational

                          Verified Buyer

                          Pros

                          • Comfortable
                          • Pronation Control

                          Cons

                            Best Uses

                            • Walking

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

                            Very comfortable for walking my fast 40 minute walks.

                            • Sizing:
                            • Feels true to size
                            • Width:
                            • Feels true to width
                            • Arch Type:
                            • Average Arch
                            • Was this a gift?:
                            • No

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                            5.0

                            Great value gym running shoe!

                            By Weebo

                            from San Francisco, California

                            About Me Gym Rat

                            Pros

                            • Breathable
                            • Comfortable
                            • Cushions Impact
                            • Lightweight

                            Cons

                            • Poor Stability

                            Best Uses

                            • Gym

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

                            This shoe is great for gym use. Very lightweight. Don't think this shoe is stable enough to use outdoors.

                            • Sizing:
                            • Feels true to size
                            • Width:
                            • Feels true to width
                            • Arch Type:
                            • Average Arch
                            • Was this a gift?:
                            • No

                            Comment on this review

                             
                            1.0

                            Defective

                            By Mom

                            from st. louis

                            About Me Casual/ Recreational

                            Pros

                            • Breathable
                            • Comfortable

                            Cons

                            • Wears Out Quickly

                            Best Uses

                            • Walking

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

                            My son received this product as a birthday gift six months ago. He wears them every day to school. the black rubber on the bottoms of the soles have started to rip off. Asics are warranteed for 2 years. These shoes broke down in less that 6 months. I will be returning them.

                            • Sizing:
                            • Feels true to size
                            • Width:
                            • Feels true to width
                            • Arch Type:
                            • Average Arch
                            • Was this a gift?:
                            • Yes

                            Comment on this review

                             
                            4.0

                            Happy

                            By Me

                            from Israel

                            About Me Casual/ Recreational

                            Verified Buyer

                            Pros

                              Cons

                                Best Uses

                                • Road Running

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

                                Happy

                                • Sizing:
                                • Feels true to size
                                • Width:
                                • Feels true to width
                                • Arch Type:
                                • Average Arch
                                • Was this a gift?:
                                • No

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                                4.0

                                Love the look!

                                By Gifter

                                from Texas

                                Verified Buyer

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                                  Cons

                                    Best Uses

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

                                      I gave these as a gift and was very pleased. I cannot say anything about the wear of these shoes.

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

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                                      4.0

                                      Too Shiny

                                      By Adam B

                                      from San Jose, CA

                                      About Me Rarely Work Out

                                      Verified Buyer

                                      Pros

                                      • Great price
                                      • Too Shiny

                                      Cons

                                      • Too Shiny

                                      Best Uses

                                      • Walking

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

                                      Too shiny but otherwise decent fit.

                                      • Sizing:
                                      • Feels true to size
                                      • Width:
                                      • Feels too narrow
                                      • Arch Type:
                                      • Average Arch
                                      • Was this a gift?:
                                      • Yes

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