It boasts a porous mesh upper and mesh lasting which helps to keep their skin refreshed and dry. It's also been crafted to provide slip-proof traction on road surfaces come rain or shine thanks to the presence of its molded normal rubber outsole. Along with comfort and improved grip, the kids EXCITE™ 6 PS model sports a full EVA midsole for a cushioned, lightweight feeling with every stride. The EVA sockliner has been fitted to provide moisture management. It works in conjunction with the shoe's mesh design to absorb any excess dampness. Finally, to ensure a superior fit, the PRE EXCITE™ 6 GS model comes equipped with an internal heel counter which helps to anchor the foot inside the shoe. Designed for busy feet, the ASICS kids EXCITE™ 6 GS running shoe is adored by parents and grade-schoolers alike.