The newest version of this New Balance favourite is flexible and lightweight, ideal for activities from interval training to road races up to 10 km. The flexible upper wraps the foot evenly and fits perfectly, although the toe box may seem a bit shallow for some.
The outsole is composed of blown rubber which is soft and light, yet durable which provides traction. Its rubber application is expected to last 200-300 miles. This responsive material gives underfoot cushioning as well.
The midsole contains RevLite foam which delivers responsive and lightweight cushioning. This component provides more protection for the foot.
Lastly, the upper is covered with a mesh with provides a lighter and softer coverage. The shoe uses synthetic overlays which wrap the foot providing a more secure fit. The utilization of the no-sew upper construction holds the foot securely in the platform. These soft and supple no-sew materials ensure an irritation-free ride. The shoe contains a racing specific last.
Terrain: Road/Track/Light Gravel
Arch Support: Neutral
Pitch: 10 mm
Heel Height: 25 mm
Forefoot Height: 15 mm