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- The New Balance 3000 is a trail walker created for the rough and uneven conditions of rocky trails as well as the abrasive nature of concrete jungles. It is claimed to be made of premium materials and technology. Its upper is made of nubuck leather and mesh materials that are resistant to water.
- A direct attach polyurethane (PU) midsole serves as the cushioning. It is meant to provide more long-term shock absorption than traditional EVA midsoles.
- The outsole is lined with thermoplastic rubber, more commonly known as TPR. It offers substantial traction on various terrains.
The New Balance 300 is fabricated to suit the foot dimensions and biometrics of men. It has an extensive range of available sizes, running the full gamut from US 8 to 14 with half sizes in between 8.5 to 11.5. It is made with a selection of width profiles, which are D – Medium, 2E – Wide, and 4E – Wide.
The New Balance 3000 features a TPR outsole with lugs for strong surface adhesion. It is designed to grip and withstand rougher terrains well.
The midsole of the New Balance 3000 utilizes a PU midsole. It provides cushioning, shock absorption, and responsiveness. It is created to be more resilient, which lessens its tendency to flatten and compress over time.
A removable cushioned insole cradles the foot. It gives a pleasant underfoot sensation.
The New Balance 3000 has an upper that is made from nubuck leather for water resistance and protection against the harsh elements of nature. Mesh has been added to key areas for breathability. Another waterproof walking trainer from the brand is the New Balance 1300.
A traditional lace-up closure keeps the shoe from completely slipping off. It also enhances the lateral support as the act of tightening the shoelaces fortifies the sides.
The collar and tongue are padded. They prevent skin chafing and accidental heel slippage.