The Asics Dan Gable Ultimate 4 Wrestling Shoes were proudly designed and named for the great competitor and coach Dan Gable. Gable found his true passion for wrestling at a young age; he paired that passion with hard work and dedication to become a 3-time Iowa State Champion at Waterloo West High School. His ability and work ethic improved from there bringing him 3 Big 8 Wrestling Titles and 2 NCAA National Championships at Iowa State University. He was unbeaten throughout High School and had the unbelievable record of 117-1 while wrestling for Iowa State. Following college Dan went on to win several World and Open Championships which includes a Gold Medal in Munich, Germany in 1972 without surrendering a single point. Wrestler turned coach, Gable holds the University of Iowa’s record for most wins all-time with a record of 355-21-5 and he was inducted into ESPN’s Top Coaches is the 20th Century. Dan Gable is the perfect example of a great player that has used his knowledge and passion for wrestling to become an even better coach and give back to the sport that he loved so much as a competitor.
The Asics Dan Gable Ultimate 4 Wrestling Shoes are the newest addition to the Dan Gable line with a new Ecsaine upper construction that delivers a tight-fitting touch with increased breathability and ventilation. The new upper includes the Asics Compression-Fit Bootie System that was designed to deliver an incredibly secure fit for intense comfort and support wrapped around your ankle, heel and foot without any added weight.
Thin PU support straps improve the overall feel and deliver superior flexibility while maintaining the integrity and supportive fit. A low profile, breathable tongue features the Asics Lace Garage that meets tournament regulations and eliminates distractions with a hidden pocket to easily tuck away your tied laces for a no mess finish.
On the bottom of the Dan Gable Ultimate 4 Wrestling Shoes is a flexible Split Sole Design with traction features including grip-focused materials and pods that were created specifically for elite wrestlers on collegiate mat surfaces. Let the Asics Dan Gable Ultimate 4 Wrestling Shoes help you find your own level of success. What better mentor to name these rough and tough, match ready wrestling shoes after than the great Dan Gable.