The ASICS Gel-Defiant 2 shoes ensure you give your best at any workout. Impact and shock are absorbed by their Rearfoot GEL Cushioning Systems. Side-to-side movements are boosted by the Trusstic System of the EVA midsoles. Similarly, multi-directional movements are supported by the medial and lateral quarter panel braces. Their solid rubber outsoles are equipped with the AHAR technology, giving them excellent traction over most surfaces.