The Men's Asics Hermes 7 Inch Shorts are a classic piece of running kit. They fit really well and have been made from a great feeling material that works to wick moisture away from your body and minimise chaffing. Asics have made the Hermes Shorts at the popular 7 inch inside seam length. It is another great bit of kit from this very popular running brand.
- Run easier with the strategic placement of side mesh inserts for ventilation
- Keep dry with advanced materials that keep sweat away from your skin
- Gain storage with the back zip pocket for keys, extra change or a bank card
- Improve safety and visibility with the reflective ASICS logo on the front and side piping on the fabric
ASICS is an acronym of the Latin phrase ‘Anima Sana In Corpore Sano, meaning ‘A Sound Mind In A Sound body’. And staying true to this philosophy, every ASICS product is made to enable professional and everyday athletes alike to push the boundaries of their physical capabilities.
Innovative from the very start, ASICS’ first pair of shoes, produced in 1949, featured a unique recessed sole design, which mimicked the action of an octopus’ suction cup. They were targeted at Japan’s up-and-coming basketball scene and, despite some notable successes of ASICS athletes in the 1950s and 60s, it wasn’t until the 1970s that the company established itself in the athletics world as a go-to manufacturer of running shoes.
Not content to rest on its laurels, ASICS opened the Research Institute of Sports Science in Kobe, Japan, and has since helped to advance technology in sports shoes and apparel industry wide through studying and analysing the movements of the human body and testing all kinds of weird and wonderful materials.
Today, ASICS is one of the world’s best known makers of performance shoes and apparel and the true runner’s choice, whether at professional sporting events, the Olympics or on a casual run in the park.
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