ASICSTIGER AND CASIO G-SHOCK COLLABORATION OFFERS GEAR FOR THE URBAN NINJA
] ASICSTIGER and shock-resistant watchmaker Casio G-SHOCK have teamed up for the first time to introduce co-branded special editions of their flagship products, the ASICSTIGER GEL-MAI KNIT shoe and the GBA-800 watch. With both brands shaped by street style, the collaboration combines the stylishness of ASICSTIGER and the toughness of G-SHOCK to offer wearable tech designed for active urban lifestyles
The special edition of ASICSTIGER’s GEL-MAI KNIT embodies the functionality of G-SHOCK, featuring leather accents on the upper for wear resistance, water-repellent PlasmaGuard on the pro-knit upper, and a rubber outsole that helps wearers grab the ground. GEL-MAI’s signature asymmetrical lacing system gives the shoe a unique style, while fuzeGEL technology provides cushioning. Both black and white colorways feature red accents and a dual-logo upper.
G-SHOCK’s special-edition GBA-800 features tech for daily use, including a Bluetooth smartphone connection, interval timer and LED light. The step tracker function not only records daily workouts, but also record calorie consumption and other health metrics.
“The G-SHOCK and ASICSTIGER brands are built on delivering high quality products that don’t compromise on style. This partnership allows us to give our street-savvy audiences the look they want with the function they need”. – Takashi Uema, manager of G-SHOCK Marketing and Communication
The special edition products will debut in Japan on 22nd June 2018 before launching in Europe on 29TH June in ASICSTIGER stores & 30th June in selected retailers RRP £160
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