Getting major renovations, ASICS GEL-Fortitude 7 running shoes see the addition of several technologies combined to deliver improved support, cushion and responsiveness. The Maximum Support Last provides more depth and width to better accommodate runners with higher volume feet or athletes that require orthotics. Fresh colors bring new life to this beloved series. Ideal for underpronators to moderate overpronators.Upper: Padded tongue and heel collar enhance comfort. Lace-up front offers an adjustable fit. Synthetic overlays provide lightweight support. Mesh provides breathable flexibility.Midsole: Guidance Trusstic System® integrates Trusstic System® and Guidance Line® for enhanced gait efficiency while providing midfoot structural integrity. ComforDry™ Sockliner provides cushioning performance and antimicrobial properties for a cooler, drier, healthier environment. SpEVA® Midsole material improves bounce-back characteristics and decreases midsole breakdown. Rearfoot and Forefoot GEL® Cushioning Systems attenuate shock during impact and toe-off phases, and allow movement on multiple planes as the foot transitions through the gait cycle. Maximum Support Last provides more depth and width throughout the mid- and forefoot to accommodate athletes with higher volume feet or who wear orthotics. Impact Guidance System (I.G.S®) employs linked componentry to enhance the foot's natural gait from heel strike to toe-off.Outsole: DuraSponge® outsole is a blown AHAR® rubber compound for enhanced cushioning and durability in the forefoot. Guidance Line® vertical flex groove decouples the tooling along the line of progression for enhanced gait efficiency.