A light yet supportive option for race day, the New Balance 1500 v3 is built to run fast and go the distance. Continuing to offer a firm and springy ride, the 1500 is one of the few racing flats on the market that offers a medial post for added support. Along with a revamped upper design and a slightly more aggressive sticky outsole, this racer gets small upgrades while still retaining the essence of its previous version.
For the road racer seeking a little extra support, the New Balance 1500 v3 is fast enough to take on the 5k yet versatile enough to use up to the marathon distance.
Weight: 230 grams (size 9)
Stack Height: 24mm (Heel), 18mm (Forefoot)
Available Widths: D=Medium
RevLite is an innovative foam compound that provides lightweight, responsive cushioning, updated on the lateral side for improved smooth responsiveness.
Medial Post consists of higher density foam in the midfoot that works to correct over pronation.
T-Beam consists of a light, flexible TPU shank in the midfoot for torsional stability and additional arch support.
Blown rubber in the forefoot increases cushioning and responsiveness, with updated geometric pattern for better durability and propulsion.
Open Mesh covers the majority of the upper for lightweight breathability.
Fantom Fit are two materials combined with a No-Sew processes that provide an ultralight supportive fit.
Synthetic Overlays are strategically placed to wrap the foot for a secure fit.
TPU Skin Upper provides a secure, second-skin fit around the foot for performance.
No-Sew upper materials are soft, supple and hold the foot securely on the platform.
VL-6 is a running specific last with a standard heel, forefoot, and toe-box height.