The Gel Kayano is the top of the line stability running shoe for Asics, with the only exception of the limited edition Metarun. Its main features are a highly cushioned ride and solid stability, making it a great choice as a high mileage trainer.
“The ASICS Kayano 28 is a top-tier stability trainer built for all paces and distances. Significant changes made to the design have turned this trainer into one of the leaders of the stability pack.” Read expert review
“The ASICS Kayano 26 is a solid everyday stability trainer built for many miles at different paces. Unfortunately the high price tag and the many similarities it shares with the other ASICS stability...” Read expert review
“The Asics Kayano 25 is an all around great stability trainer built for miles upon miles. It’s sole can feel bulky at times and the price may turn some runners off. However, it provides runners with...” Read expert review
“The update to a new seamless upper combined with the design changes to the heel counter provides for a comfortable and very snug fit once you lace up the shoe. The Kayano 22 continues to be...” Read expert review
“The Kayano 21 is the flagship of ASICS’ extensive line of stability shoes offering generous support. There are significant improvements in design without drastic changes to the shoe overall.” Read expert review
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“Asics continues to masquerade the Kayano 19 as a serious support shoe for the flexible foot but the newest Kayano still favors cushioning and a nice upper over any legitimate attempt at moderate to...” Read expert review