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The 870 from New Balance is one smooth operator. It offers plenty of ground contact through the midfoot, which results in a smooth, responsive ride. With support for mild to moderate over-pronation and a hint of a go-fast feel, the 870 is great for runners who like a good road feel and a sense of get up and go.

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Weight: 10.5 oz (size 9)

Stack Height: Heel (28mm), Forefoot (16mm)

How It Fits (based on width D) Width D=Medium, Width 2E=Wide

  • Sizing: Standard running shoe length
  • Heel: Medium to narrow width
  • Midfoot: Low volume
  • Forefoot: Medium to narrow width
  • Toe-Box height: Low
  • Arch Structure: Medium-low height

Product Lifecycle

  • Release date: October 2010
  • Model discontinued: Unknown

INTRODUCTION

The 870 is a moderate feature, moderate support shoe designed for daily training and high mileage. It is built with a curved shape.

CUSHIONING

  • N-ergy consists of a shock-absorbing cushioning compound in the heel and forefoot for a lightweight responsive, ride.
MIDSOLE
  • ACTEVA LITE is a full-length, premium lightweight midsole foam with optimal compression-set properties.
  • Internal Shank is a thermoplastic unit in the midsole that provides torsional rigidity.
  • Medial Post consists of higher density foam in the midfoot that works to correct over pronation.
UPPER
  • Open Mesh covers the majority of the upper for lightweight breathability.
  • Dual Density Collar Foam in the heel collar keeps the heel in place and provides comfort.
  • Traditional Sockliner provides additional underfoot cushioning.
  • Strobel Last with the upper stitched to full length ABZORB foam, for enhanced cushioning and a soft underfoot feel.
OUTSOLE
  • Blown rubber in the forefoot increases cushioning and responsiveness.

LAST

  • PL-1 is a running-specific last with a standard heel and forefoot width and a standard toe-box height.

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