Barcelona based 24 Kilates is serving up their latest take on the retro runner, the ASICS Gel Respector inspired from olive oil. This collaboration is dubbed, Virgin Extra, and the shoe color scheme is inspired by Arbequina olives. Mixing Green, Yellow and Purple hues all coming together on the footwear, with the Purple accents representing the “Arbequina” olives that are pressed into the olive oil. Co-branding has been implemented on the insoles of the leather kicks, while the laces show “Barcelona” and “24 Kilates” tagging. Each pair of their latest collaboration comes in a special package with a bag, hang tag and bottle of the most refined Extra Virgin Olive Oil. Following an exclusive release at 24 Kilates, the ASICS Gel Respector “Extra Virgin” will receive a wider release at select shops like Berlin based Overkill on Saturday, January 16th. 24 Kilates x ASICS Gel Respector “Extra Virgin” January 16, 2016 UPDATE: The 24 Kilates ASICS Gel Respector Extra Virgin will become available globally on Saturday, January 30th at shops like Packer Shoes.