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Mens ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive Running Shoe

Men's ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive

Item #15070
MSRP:$159.95
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Men's ASICS® GEL-NIMBUS® 19 EXCLUSIVE :: Get your go-to shoe in a color only available through Road Runner Sports with the Men's ASICS® GEL-Nimbus® 19 Exclusive running shoe. Your high-mileage cushion workhorse fits snug around the heel while delivering lively toe spring. Float away on naturally light and responsive cushion with organic fibers in the FlyteFoam™ midsole to carry you further. A glove-like fit is yours in the Nimbus® 19 with multi-directional stretch mesh that will truly customize your ride!

Features & Benefits:

  • Gradation jacquard mesh upper: Provides multi-directional stretch and a customized glove-like fit
  • New updated last: Provides an improved, snugger fit in the heel and more toe spring
  • FLYTEFOAM™ midsole: Provides an unrivaled lightness with maximum cushioning in every step and is reinforced with organic fibers
  • Rearfoot and Forefoot GEL® Cushioning Systems: Attenuates shock during impact and toe-off phases, and allows movement on multiple planes as the foot transitions through the gait cycle
  • Guidance Trusstic System®: Enhances gait efficiency while providing midfoot structural integrity
  • ComforDry™ Lasting: Features plush underfoot comfort while providing excellent moisture management, high level breathability, and antimicrobial properties
  • Road Runner Sports exclusive color
  • DROP: 10 mm
  • WEIGHT: 11.1 ounces
Product 15070 Review

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Mens ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive Running Shoe
 
3.3

(based on 33 reviews)

0%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Cushions impact (6)

Cons

  • Narrow / tight (6)

Best Uses

  • Road running (5)
    • Sizing:
    • Feels full size too small

       

      60% 

      (6 reviews)

      Feels half size too small

       

      Feels true to size

       

      Feels half size too big

       

      Feels full size too big

       
    • Width:
    • Feels too narrow

       

      100% 

      (9 reviews)

      Feels true to width

       

      Feels too wide

       
    • Arch Type:
    • Average arch (6)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Enthusiast (5), Casual/ recreational (3)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (10)

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5.0

same great shoe, different color

By david

from undisclosed

Verified Buyer

Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive Running Shoe:

mostly walking some jogging, comfortable, supportive... good looks...

 
1.0

ASICS are ruining their shoes.

By Bob

from Michigan

About Me Avid Athlete

Pros

  • Comfortable
  • Cushions Impact
  • Durable

Cons

  • Heavy
  • Narrow / Tight

Best Uses

  • Pavement
  • Road Running

Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive Running Shoe:

I have used the Nimbus line now for 5 different and this one is by far the worst. Too narrow and too short. I'm a 4 E and the toe box is too tight. The shoe does have great cushioning but the shoe gets soaking wet with sweat in any amount of miles put on. The shoe seems to collect moisture and get heavier. Not recommended. This is a shame as I really like the previous models of this shoe.

  • Arch Type:
  • Low Arch
  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
  • Sizing:
  • Feels full size too small
  • Width:
  • Feels too narrow
 
1.0

Worst Nimbus Ever!

By Fast Eddie

from Huntington Beach, Ca.

About Me Avid Athlete

Pros

  • Cushions Impact

Cons

  • Narrow / Tight

Best Uses

  • None
  • Pavement
  • Road Running
  • Trail Running
  • With Orthotics/Inserts

Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive Running Shoe:

Have run in Nimbus for 20plus years, but the 19s are not good. Even after sizing up a full size, this shoe is too narrow and borderline too short. Asics, what have you done?? Why change sizing now? I will be looking for a new shoe that fits. Please return to your previous shoe sizes.

Service and delivery comments:

As always, service was great.

  • Sizing:
  • Feels full size too small
  • Width:
  • Feels too narrow
  • Arch Type:
  • Average Arch
  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
2.0

Toe box too small on this version.

By Dennis

from undisclosed

Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive Running Shoe:

I've used many version of the Gel-Nimbus over the years and suddenly the toe box it too small on this version. The cushioning and overall length feel as expected, but the toe box is too low and narrow. These will be returned via the great return policy and I'll look for closeouts on the Nimbus 17 or 18.

 
1.0

Ugh..you ruined my favorite shoe

By mike

from simi valley, ca

About Me Casual/ Recreational

Verified Reviewer

Pros

    Cons

    • Narrow / Tight

    Best Uses

      Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive Running Shoe:

      I've been wearing this shoe since version 5, as it's one of the few i found that fit my wide forefoot. This model is exactly like most of the reviews I read before trying and nothing like the previous models. They shrunk my 4E forefoot to a D and it's now unwearable for me. I'm actively looking for something in the 18 model, because this one is a no go. Why did they have to mess with a great shoe?

      • Sizing:
      • Feels true to size
      • Width:
      • Feels too narrow
      • Arch Type:
      • Average Arch
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      3.0

      So narrow

      By Long time Asic user

      from NY

      About Me Gym Rat

      Verified Reviewer

      Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive Running Shoe:

      So small and narrow cannot wear them compared to same size Nimbus 18's . The Nimbus 18's were slightly small and narrow but these are so small and narrow that I do not think sizing up will even help.

      • Sizing:
      • Feels full size too small
      • Width:
      • Feels too narrow
      • Arch Type:
      • Average Arch
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      1.0

      I am trying a wider width.

      By Jane

      from undisclosed

      Verified Reviewer

      Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive Running Shoe:

      Way too narrow. If it ain't broke, don't fix it Asics!!!! Been wearing these for years in the same size. Why change it now??? Sorry but had to return them.

       
      3.0

      Yes

      By Camille

      from undisclosed

      Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive Running Shoe:

      The newer model Nimbus 19 - 5 tend to run a little small and less wide. Take this into consideration when you buy them. Still an excellent shoe, sizing just seems off?

       
      2.0

      Big Step Backwards

      By dropnose

      from Los Angeles

      About Me Avid Athlete

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

        Cons

        • Narrow / Tight
        • Uncomfortable

        Best Uses

        • Road Running

        Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive Running Shoe:

        After years of being a loyal Nimbus customer I thought the move up to the 19 was going to be a logical, productive step. Nope. Super tight (and I have skinny feet) and generally uncomfortable. I gave them a solid break in period but no improvement and took them back to make use of my first VIP swap out. The girl said I was not alone. Went back to the 18s (bought online) which worked great, but now that they are out of stock I made the jump to Nike. We shall see...

        Service and delivery comments:

        Delivery was prompt and perfect.

        • Sizing:
        • Feels half size too small
        • Width:
        • Feels too narrow
        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        5.0

        I would buy this again in the silver

        By Michael

        from undisclosed

        Verified Buyer

        Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive Running Shoe:

        Loved the color of these.Shoes very comfortable.These run small.Hadto go up a half size from what I normally wear

         
        5.0

        Great shoe but little tight at the toes

        By terry

        from undisclosed

        Verified Buyer

        Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive Running Shoe:

        Great shoe

         
        5.0

        great shoe

        By gary

        from undisclosed

        Verified Buyer

        Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive Running Shoe:

        nice looking, very comfortable throughout the day.always dependable.

         
        5.0

        Great shoe

        By Jim

        from undisclosed

        Verified Buyer

        Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive Running Shoe:

        Feels good, better than prior pair!

         
        2.0

        Not for high arches

        By Sam

        from Ohio

        About Me Casual/ Recreational

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Cushions Impact

        Cons

        • Uncomfortable

        Best Uses

        • Road Running

        Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive Running Shoe:

        Tried these as a replacement for my 18s on the recommendation of the sales person and ordered them 1 full size larger. The toe box was nice and roomy and the width overall seemed good. However the height in the 19 seems to be shorter than the 18 which causes pain on the top of my foot above the arch. On a 10 mile run I adjusted the laces, even skipping eyelets at least 3 different times trying to get the pressure off of the top of my feet without success. When I compared the 19 to the 18 measuring the height of the eyelets I found a ¼" difference which is not good for someone with high arches and that wears orthotics. After 5 different runs trying to get used to the shoes, they are going back and will try a different brand.

        • Sizing:
        • Feels full size too small
        • Arch Type:
        • High Arch
        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        5.0

        I would buy again.

        By Peter

        from undisclosed

        Verified Buyer

        Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive Running Shoe:

        Positive experience, easy purchase, great service.

         
        3.0

        Something's Different

        By Deets

        from OH

        Verified Reviewer

        Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive Running Shoe:

        I've used the Asics for many many years. And now as a diabetic I use them daily as a walking shoe. However when I purchased the new 19's I found them very tight, smaller toe box and very uncomfortable. I traded in my 10 1/2 B for a wider D, as suggested by RR customer service. The shoe was still too narrow and tight to lace up. Something has definitely changed with this newest model. I decided because of my love for the shoe to go back to the 18's with hope that Asics will go back to what makes them so great. RR has excellent customer service and they did their best to accommodate me.

        Service and delivery comments:

        Excellent customer service, quick response to ill-fitted shoes. Thank you.

        • Sizing:
        • Feels full size too small
        • Width:
        • Feels too narrow
        • Was this a gift?:
        • No
         
        4.0

        Runs small

        By Wesley

        from undisclosed

        Verified Buyer

        Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive Running Shoe:

        The GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive is a great running shoe but runs small so go up a size.

        (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        Best Color Scheme for the Nimbus to date !!

        By RUBEN

        from undisclosed

        Verified Buyer

        Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive Running Shoe:

        Excellent running shoes, Best Colors ever.

         
        5.0

        Great Shoes

        By michael

        from undisclosed

        Verified Buyer

        Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive Running Shoe:

        These are great shoes for running and they provide great comfort as a daily shoe. I own two pairs now.

         
        4.0

        yes i will buy it again

        By susan

        from undisclosed

        Verified Buyer

        Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive Running Shoe:

        Soft ride with good support and I am big guy.

         
        1.0

        Worst shoes everI reco

        By Jim

        from undisclosed

        Verified Buyer

        Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive Running Shoe:

        Worst shoes ever. Too tight. I should have listened to the reviews. Asics needs to scrap these shoes and bring on the Nimbus 20's while they still have some customers left.

         
        5.0

        First Time RoadRunner

        By Weston

        from undisclosed

        Verified Buyer

        Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive Running Shoe:

        Comfortable shoe. Good fit. Lots of cushioning. Dark blue looks purple in some light environments.

         
        4.0

        The jury is still out on the shoes

        By Bradley

        from undisclosed

        Verified Buyer

        Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive Running Shoe:

        I wear a size 10 shoe. I ordered 10 1/2 because the shoes run small even those were too small so I returned them and got 11's. The 11s fit like what tens should fit. I return the shoes and it was kind of a hassle getting credit. I've actually got credit for the return shoes after about four weeks three phone calls and 2 emails

         
        1.0

        Toe Box Too small

        By Traci

        from undisclosed

        Verified Buyer

        Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive Running Shoe:

        Toe box too small, toes smoothed during 10 mile.

         
        5.0

        Running smaller

        By GJW

        from Frisco, TX

        About Me Avid Athlete

        Verified Reviewer

        Pros

        • Breathable
        • Comfortable
        • Cushions Impact
        • Good Arch Support

        Cons

        • Heavy

        Best Uses

          Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive Running Shoe:

          After reading reviews I went a wide size up and they fit like the old Nimbus! You can tell by looking at the 17 and 18's that they are more foot fitted than the 16's and below. Gave it five stars because I got the wide size...would only be three if I had not changed.....

          • Sizing:
          • Feels half size too small
          • Width:
          • Feels too narrow
          • Arch Type:
          • Average Arch
          • Was this a gift?:
          • No
           
          1.0

          they hurt my feet

          By JOSEPH

          from undisclosed

          Verified Buyer

          Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive Running Shoe:

          They hurt my feet.................they are NOT wide enough...............

           
          5.0

          Great running shoe for a big old man

          By Martin

          from undisclosed

          Verified Buyer

          Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive Running Shoe:

          I've run thousands of miles in this model of shoe and it's predecessors in recent years. Generally 15 miles a week on the roads/sidewalks. They hold up well and have a lot of cushioning and support. I'm in my 50's now. 6'4" and weigh 235 lbs plus. They really have kept my knees in great shape despite my large-for-a-runner frame and getting up there in years.

           
          2.0

          not as good as 18

          By Bonnie

          from undisclosed

          Verified Buyer

          Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive Running Shoe:

          toe box is smaller compared to Nimbus 17, 18

           
          4.0

          A Good Choice

          By Michael

          from undisclosed

          Verified Buyer

          Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive Running Shoe:

          Great feeling shoe, Seems to run a little smaller that all my previous Gel-Nimbus.

           
          3.0

          Go up at least a full size

          By Bob B

          from PA

          About Me Casual/ Recreational

          Pros

          • Breathable
          • Cushions Impact
          • Lightweight

          Cons

          • Narrow / Tight

          Best Uses

          • Road Running

          Comments about Mens ASICS GEL-Nimbus 19 Exclusive Running Shoe:

          As others have said, the toe box on these is very narrow. Wore them for a day and my toes were numb when I took them off. Definitely a tighter fit than previous models of the Nimbus.

          • Sizing:
          • Feels full size too small
          • Width:
          • Feels too narrow
          • Arch Type:
          • Average Arch
          • Was this a gift?:
          • No

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