The expected release date for the Asics Dedicate 8 is on November 12, 2023.
The Asics Dedicate 8 will have the following main updates:
- The Asics Gel Dedicate will be an improved version of the Dedicate 7 for recreational and beginner tennis players.
- It will offer excellent stability and an amazing grip on the court.
- The Tennis shoe will be much more lightweight and breathable with a comfortable fit and more supportive uppers.
- The toe box will have increased toe room.
- Overall, it will still be an affordable entry-level tennis shoe that will be of exceptional quality.
Latest Version of the Asics Dedicate*
- The MSRP (Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price) for the Asics Dedicate 8 will be $80.00.
- The new Asics Dedicate 8 will be an affordable and high-quality court shoe.
- You may find some better price options when searching through different retailers.
Arch Support and Pronation Control
- The Tennis shoe will offer good stability, especially for lateral movements.
- It will be a sport-specific shoe for neutral pronation and overpronation.
- The shoe will offer lightweight cushioning.
- The Tennis shoe will ideally be suited for hard courts.
- I would not recommend the new model for grass courts or soft courts.
- The Asics Gel dedicate 8 will be a beginner and recreational tennis shoe for hard courts.
- It will be an affordable option for tennis and pickleball.
- For general use, the new model will be durable.
- However, it will not be suitable for professional tennis and competitions.
Fit and Sizing
- The toe box will have more ample room, and the fit will be more relaxed.
- The tennis shoe will be available in full and half size options.
- The model for men will weigh 2338 grams.
- The model for women will weigh 270 grams.
- The heel height will be 30 mm.
- The heel will offer good impact absorption.
- The Forefoot height is estimated at around 20 mm.
- It will be more stable.
- There will be a 10 mm heel-to-toe drop.
- The heel-to-toe drop will be suitable for court shoes.
Components of the Asics Dedicate 8
- The Outsole will be a durable rubber.
- The tread will have grip and traction designed especially for hard courts.
- The new Asics Gel Dedicate 8 will have excellent cushioning in the midsole with Gel technology for shock absorbency in the heel and forefoot.
- There will be a Trusstic guidance system that will wrap the outsole for improved stability/
- The Uppers will consist of durable and breathable synthetic materials.
- There will be durable genuine leather overlays for reinforcements.
- More color options will be available in the new model.
- The new model will have a more roomy toe box fit.
Asics Dedicate 8
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- Latest Version of the Asics Dedicate
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