The Asics GEL-Rocket 5 Men's Volleyball Shoes are the fifth generation of the popular GEL-Rocket line of Men’s Volleyball Shoes by Asics and feature a fresh look with new colors as well as a lighter weight for the 2010 season. For the past 5 seasons, the GEL-Rocket has continued to provide volleyball players across the world with the ultimate combination of lightweight design and cushioning. Featuring Asics’ GEL Cushioning System in the forefoot, the GEL-Rocket 5 Volleyball Shoes provide players with the ultimate in shock absorption and impact cushioning. Its unique Trusstic System reduces the weight of the sole, while retaining the structural integrity of the shoe. This allows the GEL-Rocket 5 to remain extremely lightweight at only 11 ounces, and also continues to provide superior support and structure for active volleyball players.
The GEL-Rocket 5 also features a removable sockliner that can be removed to accommodate a medical orthotic or ankle braces as well as Asics' unique gum rubber located on the outsole, providing increased traction and stability on court surfaces. The GEL-Rocket 5 Men's Volleyball Shoes continues the legacy of past GEL-Rocket models, providing athletes with ultimate performance at a reasonable price.