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Steeped in tradition and craftsmanship, Kyoto provides an inspirational
backdrop for the first of four drops. A hybrid release from Reigning Champ and
ASICS features tried-and-true performance athletic wear fused with everyday lifestyle designs.
Featured products include a lightweight running jacket, engineered tops and
bottoms, and an elevated tracksuit inspired by Japanese elements, like
traditional textile patterns and the weathered and wooden patina found in Kyoto.
The release also includes a retro-inspired GEL-KAYANO™ 5 OG sneaker originally released in 1999 alongside the celebrated GEL-KAYANO™ 25 performance running shoe. Each style features ASICS storied running technology while emphasizing designs and custom colour ways that pay homage to Kyoto’s traditional roots.

The Reigning Champ x ASICS Kyoto Collection will be releasing this Saturday, June 15th.  


 The GEL-KAYANO™ 5 OG and the GEL-KAYANO™ 25 Sneakers will be released at 12 am EST on June 15th over the "Frenzy" app under the Solestop brand page. Be sure to download the Frenzy app before release day! Both pairs will also be available in-store the following day at 12pm Noon along with the rest of the collection!

Customers can purchase the Reigning Champ x ASICS Kyoto collection including apparel on June 15th at 12AM EST Midnight online on 

In-store release at 12 noon!

  • All purchases made over Frenzy are FINAL SALE.
  • All purchases made over Frenzy must be picked up in-store
  • No shipping available

For more information on this release(including price and available sizing), take a look at the details below.

Asics Tiger x Reigning Champ Gel Kayano 25 RC Birch Phantom Men 1011A644-200

Price: $220 CAD

Available Sizing: 6 - 15 US MEN 

Frenzy Link


Asics Tiger x Reigning Champ Gel Kayano 5 OG Cream Phantom Men 1021A167-100

Price: $180 CAD

Available Sizing: 7 - 14 US MEN 

Frenzy Link