Originally sandwiched in between two of Asics' most popular runners when it was first released in 1991, this often overlooked gem should be in any self-respecting sneaker collection. Clean, sleek, comfortable and breathable; the Gel-Respector is essentially the Gel-Lyte IV but was not named as such due to the superstition of the number '4' being unlucky in Japanese culture. Code: 102009Fabric & Wash:Fabric: Leather and Textile upper, Textile lining and Other Materials Sole. Product Care: To maintain appearance we recommend protecting with a suitable suede protector. Style: Nylon Running.