This classic training shoe features New Balance's premium stability technology to correct over pronation in the gait cycle.
Designed to be a go-to cross training shoe, the New Balance 856 provides a great blend of cushioning and stability. New Balance implemented RollBar® technology on the medial and lateral side of the shoe to lock the foot down. This shoe is perfect for anyone that wants great support or needs a special width in their cross trainer.
Upper: Pebbled leather upper provides great durability. External heel counter centers the foot at heel strike. Padded heel collar and air mesh padded tongue provide increased comfort and ventilation. Flexible mesh panels separating the toe box from the quarter panel, behind the metatarsal heads, allows for optimal flexibility for increased comfort and performance. Phantom Liner™ is seamless for increased comfort.
Midsole: Lightweight C-Cap compression molded EVA midsole provides cushioning and flexibility. ROLLBAR®, the TPU posting system, minimizes rearfoot movement. N-ergy is a resilient engineered elastomer designed to provide shock absorption and responsiveness for the optimal ride. ENCAP® is a core of soft cushioning EVA in the midsole with a tough polyurethane rim for more support and durability. Removable perforated sockliner keeps you dry and comfortable my managing moisture transfer. Full perforated EVA Strobel board provides increased cushioning and ventilation. Built on New Balance's standard WX-001 tennis/training last.
Outsole: Non-marking rubber outsole with flex grooves and a variable traction pattern for increased grip, flexibility and durability.
Available in widths B (Medium), D (Wide) and EE (Extra Wide).
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