ASICS GEL-Plexus Cross Training Shoes (For Men)

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About Asics GEL-Plexus Cross Training Shoes (For Men)

Closeouts. Combining maximum rearfoot GEL® cushioning with Flexion Fit forefoot wraps, Asics GEL-Plexus cross training shoes offer outstanding stability during tough workouts.


Specs about Asics GEL-Plexus Cross Training Shoes (For Men)

  • Non-Waterproof
  • Upper: Synthetic leather and mesh
  • Lining: Mesh
  • Removable insole
  • Midsole: Ethylene Vinyl Acetate (EVA)
  • Outsole: Rubber
  • Weight (pair): 1 lb. 12 oz.
  • Made in Viet Nam
  • Runs small, order 1/2 size larger
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  • US shipments only


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4.142857 5 Overall Rating: 4.1 Based on 14 reviews

Most Helpful 5-Star Review

Verified Buyer Reviewed by Wosu from Salt Lake City, Utah on Wednesday, October 31, 2012
I ran cross country in HS, was a mountain patrol on the Continental Divide for many years, was a martial arts instructor, skier, cyclist- and now am in my 40's with creaky knees and a history of shin splints. Asics and Brooks are the only shoes that allow me to continue training without nagging inju... Read More
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  • Reviewed by Chazz from Maryland on Thursday, August 1, 2013
    - Fit -
    These shoes fit slightly skinnier than Asics running shoes, but they need to. The heel isn't too much tighter, but the forefoot is noticeably tighter. Asics is the only brand of running shoes I own, because of the fit, but I like this tighter fit for these shoes. The tighter fit is vital for the lateral support needed in a cross trainer.

    - Cushion -
    The forefoot has no noticeable cushioning. The heel has good, but stiff cushioning. I am able to go for short jogs with no discomfort; haven't tried anything of notable distance.

    - Sole -
    They don't have much tread. There are no lugs, so off road activities need to be done with caution. The forefoot just has some grooves. The heel is shaped like a horseshoe; with small, tightly spaced nubs.

    - Lacing and Padding -
    They have sufficient padding in the tongue, so you can lace them tightly. The laces aren't a quick pull, so you need to work your way from toe up. There is just enough friction in the eyelets that they stay tight, so you can let go and not have to start over.

    - Overall -
    These are very comfortable and versatile shoes. Climbing up hills is really the only athletic activity that they would not be good for.
  • Reviewed by Doc from Lake Isabella, CA on Wednesday, July 31, 2013
    Great looking, great fit, support and comfort
  • Reviewed by Chris from Kansas on Friday, June 7, 2013
    previous reviews were correct, order 1/2 size larger than normal. Overall, good shoe, especially given the price
  • Reviewed by Northern Prairie Dog from Minnesota on Thursday, April 18, 2013
    I bought these at a great price but yes, they are about a 1/2 size too small. My own fault. I use for CrossFit and they do the job except my trainer told me to buy Reebok Nano's as the Asics as too much heel for lifting. However, I'm going stick with these as I like the heel support as that's why I got them.
  • Reviewed by Pollenman from Florida on Sunday, April 14, 2013
    These shoes are comfortable, and will be great for my gym workout (elliptical, bike and weights) or as a casual shoe. The sole is as firm and thin as a regular dress shoe. This is definitely not a running shoe.

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The ASICS footwear brand has remained committed to helping athletes perform their best since the company was founded by Kihachiro Onitsuka in 1949. In order to better understand the body in motion and develop new, progressive technologies, ASICS created the Research Institute of Sports Science in 1990. At this 45,000 square foot facility, ASICS shoes are engineered, tested and improved to give athletes the ultimate combination of support, comfort, mobility and grip. Today, advancements found in ASICS running shoes include Impact Guidance System® for dynamic stability, ASICS GEL® Cushioning and FluidRide® midsole technology. Whether your sport is soccer, tennis, running, cross training or wrestling, you can trust ASICS to deliver products that surpass expectations.