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Asics Fizzles, Nike Sizzles at Major Tokyo Marathon

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Nike is running circles around Asics—and a Tokyo relay marathon casts their lopsided battle for racing dominance into stark relief. Though Asics footwear usually puts in a good showing with the runners competing in Tokyo’s Hakone Ekiden relay marathon, the starting gun on Jan. 2 signaled that Nike’s newest long-distance running shoe has officially taken…

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