The APL Ascend helps athletes stay on trend as they work hard at the gym. The lightweight construction makes this training shoe perfect for quick movements. A mid-cut style provides support around the ankle while the honeycomb mesh in a quilted style offers breathability. Propelium® outsole and midsole technology helps facilitate more explosive movements needed during high intensity workouts with added comfort. Upper: Mid-cut style and a smooth, breathable, honeycomb mesh material gives a comfortable fit. An articulated eyelet row provides customizable lacing. Midsole: Propelium® midsole material promotes optimal energy return with each movement. Removable insole. Outsole: Lighter weight Propelium® blended in the outsole provides enhanced cushion without the use of a heavier rubber material. A feather-like shape promotes a more natural foot movement, enhancing agility and speed.