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Asics Gel Solution Speed 2 Mens Tennis Shoe

The new Gel Solution 2 keeps the same low-profile sole geometry, yet features a more flared lateral forefoot for added stability. This lightweight addition to the Asics tennis shoe line offers an excellent combination of Asics hallmark running shoe technology with the lateral support needed for tennis. Features include GEL Cushioning System, Flexion Fit upper, and Personal Heel Fit foam collar for custom comfort. Stay light on your feet and get noticed in this great new shoe!

Color:Flash Orange/Blue/Flash Yellow

Midwest Sports only ships Asics products to domestic addresses in the U.S. and U.S. Territories.

  • Rearfoot and Forefoot GEL Cushioning Systems features a more flared lateral forefoot for added stability.
  • Solyte 55 Midsole Material-Lighter than Asics' standard EVA and SpEVA, combined with improved cushioning and durability.
  • Flexion Fit Upper-Provides form-fitting comfort without sacrificing support.
  • PHF (Personal Heel Fit)-Memory foam lined heel collar molds to athletes heel, creating personalized fit.
  • PGuard toe protection for added toe durability.

Average weight: 12.9 oz. (Mens 10.5)

Review Summary (Based on 9 Reviews)


5 Stars Neon shoes

from CA wrote (June 24, 2015):

Like the other Gel Speed 2 models, this shoe fits and runs great. I order 1/2 size larger to avoid toenail bruising. The picture doesn't show, however, how NEON the orange and yellow are. Others have commented how they like the colors.

4 Stars High marks for comfort

from CO wrote (June 02, 2015):

My heels would always hurt the next day in my previous tennis shoes. So far, after playing a couple of times in these I have experienced no foot pain. These are light, comfortable, and quick.However, they are less stable and I nearly rolled an ankle when I did not have them laced tight. They also tend to squeak on quick stops on the hard court.

5 Stars Great mix of weight and support

from NY wrote (May 29, 2015):

I'm a big Asics running shoe fan, so I figured trying their shoes out for tennis would be a good idea. These are great, not clunkly at all, very light for the amount of support they offer (in moving side to side). The cushioning is comfortable as well. I can't comment on durability yet, as I've only put about 3 hours on these so far, but so far so good.

5 Stars Great shoe

from MI wrote (May 24, 2015):

True to size...very comfortable...bright colors r sharp & look great with all my tennis shirts & price was right!

5 Stars Makes you play better!

from ID wrote (May 21, 2015):

The Asics Speed 2 is a nice shoe. It has the feel of a running/training shoe because of its relatively light weight and good ventilation. At first the cushion sole seemed to push against my relatively flat feet but they have become very comfortable as they've broken in. The traction is exceptional. I squeak my way around the court because of the grip--even after a few weeks of wear. After two pairs of Asics I'm beginning to think I could downsize half a size. I normally wear a 10 and could likely be comfortable in a 9.5 Asics. Midwest was prompt in delivery. Price was a very good value. Can't imagine that spending additional $60 would give me any better shoe. Seem to be holding up well. Thanks Midwest!

4 Stars Good purchase!

from FL wrote (April 30, 2015):

I think it was a good purchase, a good price, punctuality of shipping and secure site to buy! I will buy new items soon!

5 Stars Excellent Kicks

from wrote (April 01, 2015):

I've only owned one pair of Asics prior to this purchase and was a little disappointed with them (Fit and Performance were average at best) One of my tennis buddies recommended I give the Speed2 a try and I have to say I am hooked. Great shoe in every respect for your everyday club player. The shoe is extremely nimble and comfortable. It adapts well on clay though I think it is most at home on hard surfaces. I've now played on them 4 or 5 times and find no flaws. Time will tell on durability, but for $79 I think it is good value. I dig the crazy color/design, but it may not be for everyone. Definitely worth a try.

5 Stars Perfect

from GA wrote (February 14, 2015):


5 Stars Best shoe ever

from FL wrote (February 10, 2015):

Just received my Gel Solution Speed II shoes. Very comfortable out of the box;minimal break-in time. The fit is true to size. The great thing about these shoes is that they are lightweight yet they offer phenomenal lateral support. I will definitely buy another pair. Midwest Sports offers the best prices and selection of products. Their shipping is fast. Highly recommended!

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