asics Gel-Nimbus 26, Women's

The revolution in running shoe comfort continues with asics most comfortable shoe to date: the Gel-Nimbus 26

Now with new HYBRID ASICSGRIP for top traction, plus a soft knitted tongue and collar for a plush, flexible fit.

asics Gel-Nimbus 26 running shoe is designed to deliver the most comfortable running experience possible, taking you to your moment of calm.

With its maximum cushioning, you can run further in complete comfort.

The Gel-Nimbus 26's combination of asics new PureGEL and soft FF BLAST PLUS ECO foam is the technology behind this amazing and longlasting comfort.

In addition, its updated upper and collar construction offers runners an unrivalled comfortable fit and feel.

New HYBRID ASICSGRIP delivers grip you can rely on, together with a soft feel for superb traction, whatever the terrain!

Why is the asics Gel-Nimbus 26 so comfortable?
  • Innovative PureGEL technology boosts softness and shock absorption to minimise jarring of your joints and maintain ultimate comfort.
  • FF BLAST™ PLUS ECO foam facilitates softer landings and extra cushioning to offset the effect of harder surfaces.
  • Breathable upper and comfortable collar construction for an outstandingly comfortable fit and feel.


  • PureGEL technology: enhances softness and shock absorption to minimise harsh impact.
  • FF BLAST PLUS ECO foam: maximises comfort.
  • Updated upper construction: facilitates ultimate comfort for easier step-in and an superb fit.
  • Hybrid ASICSGRIP outsole: for better traction and greater durability.
  • OrthoLite X-55 sockliner: for added comfort and enhanced moisture management.
  • Engineered stretch knit upper: hugs the foot for additional support and boosts breathability to keep feet cool during runs.
  • Small reflective details: aids visibility in dim conditions.


  • Support: neutral
  • Cushion: maximum
  • Heel drop: 8mm
  • Weight: 262g/9.2oz

At least 75% of the Gel-Nimbus 26's primary upper consists of recycled materials. Less water used and fewer carbon emissions created in the production of the shoe’s sockliner.

Tested and perfected at asics Institute of Sports Science (ISS) in Japan.