Shoes best for road, track and light gravel. See the best road shoes.
Shoes best for trail, off road, mountains and other unstable surfaces. See the best trail shoes.
Good to know
As long as you stick to the road or path, and if you want just one running shoe, buy a road running shoe.
Neutral / cushion / high arch
Shoes for runners who does not need any additional arch support (Around 50% of runners). Best for people with high or medium high arches. See the best neutral shoes.
Stability / overpronation / normal arch
Shoes for runners who needs arch support (Around 45% of runners). Best for runners with a normal arch. See the best stability shoes.
Motion control / severe overproanation / flat feet
Shoes for runners who needs a lot of arch support. Best for runners with flat feet. See the best motion control shoes.
Good to know
Cushioned shoes for your daily easy running. Great comfort. See best shoes for daily running.
Lightweight shoes good for races, interval training, tempo runs and fartlek. Here are the best competition running shoes.
Good to know
If you want just one pair of shoes, buy a shoe for daily running.
The height difference from the heel to the forefoot, also known as heel drop, toe spring, heel to toe spring or simply drop.
There are many opinions about what a good heel drop is. We do not recommend any in particular. Lean more in this video.
New Balance 420 REVlite Slip-On History
The New Balance 420 REVlite Slip-On is based on the silhouette of the original 420 which was released in the 80s. The 420 was designed as a training shoe and was built to protect runners by dispersing shock through its three-layer sole. It had a lightweight construction and was made of nylon and suede. It was also hailed by Runner’s World as 1982’s ‘Best Running Shoe.’
The 420 REVlite Slip-On is an updated look of the old version with its breathable mesh construction, slip-on design, and heel tab for easy on and off.
New Balance 420 REVlite Slip-On Style
The New Balance 420 REVlite Slip-On has a fun and sporty look that would look good when paired with jeans. Shorts and denim skirts can also be matched with this stylish shoe.
Fit & Sizing
The 420 REVlite Slip-On is available in women’s sizes which range from 5 to 11 in standard B-medium width. The shoe has elastic laces which a user says can be easily tightened.
Clean lines and a slim silhouette with a modern aesthetic make this shoe a head-turner. The New Balance 420 REVlite Slip-On features the REVlite midsole technology which gives shoes durability and responsiveness at a 30% lighter weight than other foams.
- Some colorways of the New Balance REVlite Slip-On feature a metallic heel and N logo detail.
- Depending on the shoe color, the model might have a synthetic and leather upper or one made of synthetic and sweatshirt.