To Whom Is ASICS Gel Nimbus 17 with Some Upgrades Made for?

If you are looking for an affordable comfortable pair of shoes, you may refer to the ASICS Gel Nimbus 17. In addition to their impressive appearances with the right lining, coloring, and printing, the shoes have the excellent cushion, very good stability features and breathability, and good weight and flexibility.

It is the newest model of Nimbus that makes the Gel Nimbus 16 and 17 come into something better. For more information, read the following shoe review.

ASICS Gel Nimbus

ASICS Gel Nimbus 17 Review

Before we see some upgrades of the shoes from the predecessor, we need to firstly see who the ASICS Gel Nimbus 17 is for. It is a neutral shoe that is completed with stability features, including the heel counter that helps the heel centered in the right position. Check out what Mark from Runner Choice has to say about Gel Nimbus.

However, this feature is not enough to be recommended for those who are looking for shoes with serious stability. Also, this is one of the most popular Asics running shoes 2015. Therefore, the shoes are better for neutral runners.

Heavy runners are also good with the shoes because they feature a great cushioning system that helps absorb some forces and the counterbalance for the more comfortable run.

There are some changes added to the new version of Gel Nimbus. Although the upgrades are fairly minor, they make a good change for the new shoe model.

The upgrades are focused on the shoe stability. There are some upgrades included, such as the X-40 Sockliner and Comfort Dry Lasting.

ASICS Gel Nimbus 17

The make the Gel Nimbus 17 have more comfort and fitting. Those features make the shoe able to mold very comfortably. When the users slip the shoes on, they will feel the comfort.

The cushioning is excellent, however, we found that the previous model, Gel Nimbus 17 had the better cushion than the next models. But at least, the cushioning is still excellent because when the shoes are used to run about 8 miles long, the users will not find any pain or soreness in their feet and knees.


Unlike the other ordinary shoes with less optimal cushion, the new Gel Nimbus 17 gives better comfort and protection. The cushion for the Gel Nimbus 17 would be probably a sponge.

In addition, the shoes are designed based on certain excellent technicalities. As previously mentioned, the shoes have good weight. They are light enough to run, although some other shoes are lighter.

However, the excellent cushioning and stability features added to the shoes do not make them feel heavier. Completed with a very good breathability, the shoes are very comfortable.

Britax Marathon ClickTight Convertible Car Seat Review

Britax Marathon ClickTightReportedly, up to 75 percent, or 3 out 4 baby car seats, are installed incorrectly. However, Britax has come up with a solution in the form of Britax Marathon ClickTight convertible car seat.

What makes this particular series different from other car seats is the ClickTight Installation System installed in the Marathon ClickTight. What does Marathon ClickTight have to offer to ensure your child’s safety? Let’s read the review below.

According Britax Car Seats Marathon Clicktight that britax Marathon is one of the most popular Britax car seat can be used as both a rear-facing car seat and a forward-facing car seat. It is suitable for children 5-40 pounds when it is rear-facing, and for children 20-65 pounds and +1 years old when it is forward-facing.

As your child grows, the height of the harness straps and headrest needs to be adjusted, increasing the safety and convenience for your child. However, unlike other car seats that are difficult to adjust, Marathon ClickTight has a system which makes it quick and easy for you to adjust the height of the harness and headrest:

simply pressing the red button and pulling the top handle will do. The car seat itself weighs 28.4 pounds with dimensions of 23 x 18.5 x 23.5 inches.

Britax Marathon ClickTight Protection System

  • Just like other car seats from Britax, Britax Marathon ClickTight convertible car seat comes with the SafeCell Protection.
  • TheSafecell Impact Absorbing Tether is a strap attached to 2 upper parts of the seat, which secures the seat to the vehicle’s lower LATCG anchors, minimizing potential seat rotation and slowing forward movement in a crash.
  • The SafeCell Impact Absorbing Base works in absorbing energy and counteract forward movement in a crash.
  • The SafeCell Impact Stabilizing Steel Frame strengthens the seat’s connection to the vehicle, reducing forward flex in a crash.

Britax Marathon

Britax Marathon ClickTight Installation System

ClickTight Installation System of the Britax Marathon ClickTight convertible car seat is the simplest yet safest technology on the market today.

For rock-solid installation, you only need to open the front compartment of the car seat, feed the belt into the slots and close the compartment.

The 7-position recline makes it easy for angle adjustment and the automatic level indicator helps you know if the seat is already angled correctly in the vehicle.

The plush foam padding and fabrics provides premium comfort for your child. So, not only does the Britax Marathon ClickTight is the safest car seat on the market, it also offers the up most convenience for your child.