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The New Balance RC1600 is a fast flat with an extra dose of style. Colorful, lightweight overlays wrap the upper for a secure fit, and the Revlite midsole is springy and protective. This shoe is light enough for speed work and racing, and has enough cushioning underfoot for a marathon.
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Weight: 4.7 oz (size 8)
Stack Height: Heel (21mm), Forefoot (15mm)
Available Widths: B=Medium
How It Fits (based on width B)
- Sizing: Standard running shoe size
- Heel: Medium
- Midfoot: Medium volume
- Forefoot: Medium to narrow
- Toe-Box Height: Medium to high
- Arch Structure: Medium-low
- Shoe Shape: Curved
The MRC1600 is a minimum featured shoe designed for road racing. It is intended for marathon racing.
- To keep weight down, this shoe contains no additional cushioning technologies.
- RevLite is an innovative foam compound that provides lightweight, responsive cushioning.
- Open Mesh covers the majority of the upper for lightweight breathability.
- FantomFit a skeletally engineered upper providing an ultralight fit and support.
- Combination Last utilizes slip construction in the heel for flexibility and reduced weight, and Strobel construction in the forefoot for underfoot comfort.
- Blown rubber runs the length of the shoe for increased cushioning and responsiveness.
- DynaRide is a lightweight, high traction outsole.
- NB-J is a racing-specific last for high performance running.
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