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New Balance Fresh Foam More v3: Cushioned and soft

A highly-cushioned daily trainer, the New Balance Fresh Foam More v3 offers a very soft and comfortable step-in feel. The brand's premium Fresh Foam midsole provides a lot of bounce and keeps the foot well-protected against impact, miles after miles.

Best for:

  • daily training
  • easy, long mile runs
  • recovery days

What's new with the Fresh Foam More v3?

The Fresh Foam More v3 features minor changes for the better. These updates include:

  • The 3D ultra heel has been replaced with a more traditional padded heel for comfort and enhanced fit.
  • The upper is redesigned for breathability and it also offers a good amount of midfoot support.
  • It has a wider platform that delivers better stability and it also comfortably accommodates wide-footed runners.


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