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  • Mens Onitsuka Tiger Ultimate 81 Athletic Shoe
  • Mens Onitsuka Tiger Ultimate 81 Athletic Shoe
  • Mens Onitsuka Tiger Ultimate 81 Athletic Shoe
  • Mens Onitsuka Tiger Ultimate 81 Athletic Shoe
  • Mens Onitsuka Tiger Ultimate 81 Athletic Shoe
Mens Onitsuka Tiger Ultimate 81 Athletic Shoe
Mens Onitsuka Tiger Ultimate 81 Athletic Shoe

Product Details

Technical running shoes from 1981 with a focus on heel stability and lightweight cushioning. The vintage-look Ultimate 81 from Onitsuka Tiger features a mesh upper with synthetic overlays, lightly padded collar and tongue, two tone EVA midsole, and rubber traction outsole.

Features include:
> Retro runner silhouette
> Mesh upper with synthetic overlays
> Padded collar and tongue
> Lace closure
> Lightweight EVA cushioned midsole for comfort
> Durable rubber outsole

The Brand

What Kihachiro Onitsuka didn’t know in 1949, when he started sewing shoes in his living room, was that he was making a whole lot more than a shoe. He was giving his native Kobe, Japan, optimism and purpose. You see, Mr. Onitsuka believe that an active lifestyle was key to a strong mind, a strong heart and a strong community. So with some tough rubber and cotton laces, he set out to make sure “a good pair of athletic shoes sat at every door stoop.” A philosophy he soon shared with the rest of the world. In 1977, the Onitsuka Co. Ltd. grew to become ASICS. ASICS is an acronym derived from Anima Sana In Corpore Sano, a Latin phrase meaning; “A Sound Mind in a Sound Body.” It’s an ancient ideal on which Mr. Onitsuka lived his life and built a company. And build he did. From family rooms to locker rooms, ASICS is now recognized as a leader in athletic shoes and apparel – always on the crux of something new, something comfier, something to keep you warmer, something to keep you drier and everything to keep you moving. It’s been a fast, fun road.

Shipping + Returns

Shipping Methods & Charges

Our standard shipping method is via UPS ground at a flat rate of $4.95. You should receive your merchandise within 3-5 business days from the day we successfully process your order. PLEASE NOTE: UPS will not deliver to P.O. Boxes.

APO, FPO, AE, CMR, other military and Puerto Rico addresses will ship via USPS only.  A flat shipping charge of $4.95 will be applied to the order. APO/FPO orders may take 30-45 days for delivery.

Returns

Store Purchases
Journeys now gives you 365 days to decide! That's right! We allow all unworn merchandise, in it's original packaging and with original receipt, to be returned for a full refund or exchange within 365 days of purchase.

Refunds will be issued to the original form of payment. Shipping charges are also excluded. Journeys retail stores CANNOT accept items that were purchased using a Bill Me Later or PayPal account, or items that shipped directly from the manufacturer.

Online Purchases:
Journeys now gives you 365 days to decide! That's right! We allow all unworn merchandise, in it's original packaging and with original receipt, to be returned for a full refund or exchange within 365 days of purchase. You may return the unworn merchandise by either shipping it back to us, or returning it to a retail store near you. Please make sure to check the fit and comfort of the merchandise before wearing.

Refunds will be issued to the original form of payment. Shipping charges are also excluded. Journeys retail stores CANNOT accept items that were purchased using a Bill Me Later or PayPal account, or items that shipped directly from the manufacturer.

For online purchases shipped directly from our distribution center, you will have a return label provided in your shipment. The labels we provide are NOT prepaid. You will be charged $7.95 for the use of any label provided by Journeys, or you may choose to ship the merchandise back to us with a shipping provider of your choice. On the back of the invoice in the package, there is a Return/Exchange Form. Please fill out this form completely and include it with your return/exchange package.

Online purchases that are shipped directly from one of our retail stores will not have the return shipping label included. To request a return label to be mailed or emailed to you, please Contact Us. Store shipments will have a return form enclosed, but you can print one HERE! Please allow 2-4 weeks for us to receive and process the return, and either refund your card or ship the new merchandise. The return address is provided below.

Journeys Order Returns
635 Genesco Parkway
Lebanon, TN 37090

DIRECT FROM MANUFACTURER / PAYPAL & BILL ME LATER ORDERS
Journeys retail stores CANNOT accept items that were purchased using a Bill Me Later or PayPal account. 

For online purchases shipped directly from our distribution center, you will have a return label provided in your shipment. The labels we provide are NOT prepaid. You will be charged $7.95 for the use of any label provided by Journeys, or you may choose to ship the merchandise back to us with a shipping provider of your choice.

When exchanging an item, you will not be charged additional shipping. On the back of the invoice in the package, there is a Return/Exchange Form. Please fill out this form completely and include it with your return/exchange package.

We guarantee all products against manufacturers' defects for 30 days. We reserve the right to determine whether merchandise is defective and to repair or replace defective merchandise if necessary. We will not accept exchanges on merchandise not in its original packaging.

Please send the return/exchange to:
Journeys Order Returns
635 Genesco Parkway
Lebanon, TN 37090

Mens Onitsuka Tiger Ultimate 81 Athletic Shoe Charcoal/Black

style #: 397251
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