Asics FAQ

What is Asics and who founded it?

Asics is a sportswear and athleisure brand founded in Japan. Kihachiro Onitsuka began producing basketball shoes in his hometown, and eventually founded Asics (under another name) in 1949. ASICS refers to the latin phrase “anima sana in corpore sano” which translates to “sound body, sound mind.” The name of the brand speaks to the brand’s mission of promoting holistic health. Asics is known for unique and comfortable sneakers and other athletic clothing.

Where is Asics made?

The majority of Asics products are made in Japan, but the brand also manufacturers in Vietnam and China. 

Where can I buy real Asics online?

Bullseye offers a wide selection of many Asics products which you can browse at fair prices below. Watch out for Bullseye sales and for new Asics products to become available.

How do Asics sneakers fit?

Asics Kayano 14, Asic Gel-1130, and Asic 2160 fitting a half size small.