Neutral / cushion / high arch
Shoes for runners who do not need any additional arch support (Around 50% of runners). Best for people with normal, high or medium high arches. See the best neutral shoes.
Stability / overpronation / normal arch
Shoes for runners who need mild to moderate arch support (Around 45% of runners). Best for runners with a low arch. See the best stability shoes.
Motion control / severe overpronation / flat feet
Shoes for runners who needs a lot of arch support. Best for runners with flat feet. See the best motion control shoes.
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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.
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If you want just one pair of shoes, buy a shoe for daily running.
WeightMen: 9.7ozWomen: 7.3oz
Heel to toe dropMen: 6mmWomen: 6mm
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.
WidthMen: Standard, WideWomen: Standard, Wide
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Updates to New Balance FuelCore Rush v3
- The New Balance FuelCore Rush v3 is a running shoe built for fast-paced road runs and quick daily training. It is ideal for runners with medium to high arches.
- Its engineered mesh upper promotes breathable and lightweight support to help the runner increase speeds, accompanied by a sleek bootie that offers a seamless fit and feel.
- The midsole makes use of REVlite cushioning, which is an innovative foam compound that ensures responsiveness and durability without the added weight.
New Balance FuelCore Rush v3 size and fit
The FuelCore Rush v3 has a regular running shoe length. As the shoe is available in various width profiles, runners are recommended to get their standard choice of size to obtain a comfortable fit. The widths for the men’s version are D – Medium and 2E – Wide, while the women’s version has B – Medium and D – Wide.
The outsole is a solid rubber that consists of a lightweight compound. It gives total underfoot coverage as it aims to provide and maintain a snappy ride. Its unique pattern guarantees the right amount of traction for a relaxed road running experience.
Featuring REVlite, the midsole promises a fast, light, and powerful running shoe in the FuelCore Rush v3. This technology produces a resilient and responsive underfoot feel without the heaviness. REVlite claims a lightweight ride, but not at the expense of underfoot cushioning. This midsole foam is also present in the New Balance 880 v8 and New Balance 860 v9.
The upper is made from a synthetic mesh, engineered to deliver a balance between a lightweight and a secure ride. It is specifically designed to provide support in crucial areas while reducing the need for extra layers as well as stitching.
With a no-sew bootie construction in the midfoot area, the foot is wrapped snugly, thus encouraging the runner to put in more miles without the worry of a distraction.
There is a heel counter with a deconstructed design, which yields security and a locked-in fit while looking sleek and original. It is described as “co-molded,” as it extends and wraps around the arch area, bringing a little extra stability and flexibility.