Anima Sana in Corpore Sano or "A sound mind in a sound body", is a Latin phrase from which the name Asics is derived and it is the philosophy on which the brand was founded. The company was created more than 60 years ago by Kihachiro Onitsuka, and today the brand is one of the biggest manufacturers of running shoes, clothing, and sport accessories.
ASICS is the 4th largest sport equipment manufacturer in the world. The centre for development and research in Kobe, Japan is a laboratory designed for the conception of sport shoes. This centre allows Asics to innovate in every sport, from running to rugby, tennis, training ... The brand holds the 1st position in the world in the category of running performance shoes.