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The New Balance 1260 has all the comfort you need. Loaded with gel in the heel and plenty of cushioning in the forefoot, this shoe delivers a plush underfoot feel and smooth ride. Stabilizing components help to minimize pronation and keep your feet in line, making the 1260 a great choice for runners with lower arches.
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Weight: 12.3 oz (size 9)
Stack Height: Heel (32mm), Forefoot (18mm)
Available Widths: D=Medium, 2E=Wide, 4E=Extra Wide
How It Fits (based on width D)
- Sizing: Standard running shoe length
- Heel: Medium
- Midfoot: Full volume
- Forefoot: Medium
- Toe-Box Height: Medium to low
- Arch Structure: Low
- Shoe Shape: Semi-Curved
The 1260 is a maximum feature, maximum support shoe designed for daily training and high mileage. The 1260 is assembled in the USA.
- N-ergy consists of a shock-absorbing cushioning compound that runs full-length in this shoe for a lightweight responsive, ride.
- ABZORB FL is a full-length, top-of-the-line midsole foam for great durability and improved cushioning.
- STABILITY WEB located in the midfoot offers torsional stability, helping to minimize flex and provide lightweight arch support.
- Stabilicore uses a stiff thermoplastic unit running from the midfoot to heel for stability and a smooth heel-to-toe transition.
- PHANTOM LINER provides a seamless liner next to the foot to minimize irritation.
- Dual Density Collar Foam in the heel collar keeps the heel in place and provides comfort.
- Ortholite Sockliner provides additional underfoot cushioning.
- Strobel Last with the upper stitched to full length ABZORB foam, for enhanced cushioning and a soft underfoot feel.
- Blown rubber runs the length of the shoe for increased cushioning and responsiveness.
- PL-1 is a running-specific last with a standard heel and forefoot width and a standard toe-box height.
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