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The New Balance 940 replaces the 850 and continues to provide support for low to flat arches. The straight shape also provides a great fit for a low arch or flat foot and there is plenty of heel cushioning to keep you running comfortably for miles.
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Weight: 11.4 oz (size 8)
Stack Height: Heel (33mm), Forefoot (18mm)
Available Widths: 2A=Narrow, B=Medium, D=Wide, 2E=Extra Wide
How It Fits (based on width B)
- Sizing: Standard running shoe length
- Heel: Medium to narrow
- Midfoot: Medium volume
- Forefoot: Medium
- Toe-Box Height: Medium
- Arch Structure: Low
- Shoe Shape: Semi-Straight
The New Balance 940 is a maximum featured, maximum support shoe intended for everyday training and high mileage.
- N-ergy consists of a shock-absorbing cushioning compound in the heel and forefoot for a lightweight responsive, ride.
- Acteva Lite is a full-length, premium lightweight midsole foam with optimal compression-set properties.
- 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.
- Medial Post consists of higher density foam in the midfoot that works to correct over pronation.
- Synthetic Mesh throughout the upper provides lightweight and breathable coverage.
- Lightning Dry along the interior of the upper helps manage moisture to keep feet dry and comfortable.
- Dual Density Collar Foam in the heel collar keeps the heel in place and provides comfort.
- SURE LACE shoe laces stay tightly tied and prevent unwanted lace loosening.
- 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.
- Ndurance is a highly durable carbon rubber located in the heel and the lateral side of the outsole.
- Blown rubber in the forefoot increases cushioning and responsiveness.
- SL-1 is a running and walking-specific last with a standard heel and forefoot width and a standard toe-box height.
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