The ASICS Gel Sonoma 5 G-TX is a waterproof, breathable running shoe designed for trail running. Its AMPLIFOAM midsole and outsole provide effective shock absorption, while the GEL cushioning in the heel helps with the shock when landing on your heel. The rubber Trail Specific outsole is designed specifically for trail running.
The GEL Sonoma 5 G-TX incorporates a Goretex layer and mesh upper to help prevent moisture and dirt from entering the shoe. The shoe also features gel capsules in the heel for extra support. The shoe’s construction also incorporates a reinforced instep for additional stability, and the GEL(tm) cushioning in the heel absorbs impact and adjusts itself after each stride.