Category Archives: New Balance

New Balance Zante v2 Review

The New Balance Fresh Foam Zante 2 is a lightweight neutral shoe with a low stack height (23mm heel/ 17mm forefoot). It weighs 8.7 oz and has a 6mm heel to toe drop. The shoe is advertised as a soft

New Balance Fresh Foam 1080 v7 Review

Last year New Balance brought fresh foam cushioning to their popular 1080 shoe model for the first time. The goal was for the all new Fresh Foam midsole to provide a supremely cushioned underfoot feel and still allow the runner

New Balance Fresh Foam Vongo Review

Talk to me too long and too in depth about running shoes and you’ll soon find out that I loved running in Minimalist shoes (anyone still do that?) until finding out that I have loose ligaments in my feet which

New Balance Fresh Foam Zante v3 Review

New Balance Fresh Foam Zante v3 General Info The Zante series by New Balance has a good reputation. The two previous versions were liked by most people who wore them due to their ability to provide a soft yet responsive

New Balance Fresh Foam Boracay v3 Review

The New Balance Boracay is a neutral trainer that is made for you to push your pace. This shoe sits on top of New Balance’s Fresh Foam sole and offers a fairly high cushioned feel to a lightweight trainer. Do

New Balance 1500 v3 Review

This was my first experience running in the New Balance 1500’s and I was pleased with how well they performed on fast up-tempo training runs. The shoe had all the qualities you would want and expect in a racing shoe

New Balance Vazee Prism v2 Review

New Balance is back again with the sophomore edition of the their Vazee Prism line. It is a shoe that is incredibly fast but does not sacrifice support; giving a fast yet comfortable ride. There are upgrades in the fit

New Balance Fresh Foam Vongo v2 Review

On 7/17, Kristin decided to update her rating of this shoe from 2.5 to 3 stars. This is the rationale: "I recently wore the adidas Vengeful again and was struck by how much it reminded me of the Vongo v2.

New Balance 1260 Running Shoes Review

New Balance has turned some heads this last year with the release of its popular Minimus line, widely successful trail line, and the 890 (neutral), 1190 (stability) and 1400 (racing flat) featuring New Balance’s Revlite cushioning which could be the

New Balance 870v3 Review

The 870 is New Balance’s lightweight stability trainer, in the mode of the popular 890. Very light in the stability it offers, the 870 is designed for the runner who is not quite neutral and not quite an overpronator. I