The New Balance Kawhi 2 is Kawhi Leonard‘s second signature sneaker, although he’s been rocking with the brand for a few years now. Right off the bat, these feel a lot less stiff and more comfortable than the New Balance Kawhi. We want to see progress and improvements from a brand and its signature line and New Balance delivered. The colorway is attractive, especially for an initial release, but it shouldn’t matter that much as long as it performs well. Right? They did make our list of the best New Balance shoes of the year for what it is worth.
New Balance Kawhi 2
Colorway: Gray mist with pale gold
Release Date: 2022
Style Code: BBKLSNM2
What’s in the video?
Chris provides detailed information from all the usual categories in the video, providing the in-depth data you need. He supplies expert-level opinions on the materials, cushioning, traction, support, and fit. Here’s some of what he discusses:
- Neat interior box design
- “New Money” colorway
- Thick rubber outsole like the OMN1S
- Torsional shank plate
- Comfortable FuelCell foam midsole
- See-through FitWeave Lite upper
- Overlays for structure
- Felt sections
- Well-padded tongue
- Lace cables eyelets
- Planets easter eggs
- “Your Fate is in Your Hands”
- Sizing recommendations
As a bonus, Mrs. Wing and Chris talk about the exciting design choices all over the shoe.
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