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Best New Balance Basketball Shoe

New Balance TWO WXY V2

The New Balance TWO WXY V2 is one of the bets performance basketball shoes on the market. The traction is fantastic and the shoe features 2 New Balance cushions: FuelCell and Abzorb DRS and they work well together. The FitWeave upper is comfortable and moves well with your feet. There is very little to complain about.
$ 130
  • Rating: 9.5

Best New Balance Runinng Shoe

New Balance FuelCell Rebel V2

New Balance FuelCell Rebel v2

The New Balance FuelCell Rebel v2 is a fan favorite shoe that can do everything and received glowing reviews. the shoe is lightweight and bouncy, plus, the responsiveness of the FuelCell foam shines when picking up speed. The outsole grips well but the lugs wear away quickly. There’s still plenty of rubber on the outsole but grip strength will decline over time.
$ 130
  • Rating: 9

Latest New Balance Shoe Reviews

New Balance 990 vs 991

New Balance 990 vs 991: A Full Comparison

The New Balance 99X: a sneaker line dating back to 1982. The original model, the 990v1, was the first sneaker to retail at $100. To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the iconic 990, New Balance recently released the newest version in the line: the 990v6. However, there’s more in the 99X line than just 990s. So while this article is
New Balance 990v6

New Balance 990v6 Review

The New Balance 990v6 is the newest model in the famous 990 line and one of the most comfortable New Balance retro models. Colorway: Grey Release Date: 2022 Price: $200 Lately, New Balance is extremely popular among both old and young sneakerheads and non-sneaker lovers alike. Some people call them grandpa shoes, like Mrs. Wing, and some just like them
New Balance Two WXY v3

New Balance Two WXY v3 Review

The New Balance Two WXY v3 is a shoe we can easily recommend from just our initial try-on and impressions. We hope people give it a chance. Colorway: Black with blue Release Date: 2022 Price: $120 New Balance is still climbing up the basketball footwear ladder. Going toe to toe with Nike, Jordan, and adidas isn’t easy for any brand,
New Balance Fresh Foam X More v4

New Balance Fresh Foam X More v4 Performance Review

2022 has delivered some stylish, chunktastic running shoes with New Balance right in the middle of the fray. This summer we reviewed the ultra bouncy and massively cushioned New Balance FuelCell SuperComp Trainer, and we loved it. So, when the New Balance Fresh Foam X More v4 landed at our door, we were ready for more chunky running and cautiously
New Balance Coco CG1

New Balance Coco CG1 Review

The New Balance Coco CG1 is technically a tennis shoe, but they’re going to be great for basketball, especially outdoors. Colorway: Energy red with bright lapis and green Release Date: 2022 Price: $170 Coco Gauff is an 18-year-old professional tennis phenom currently ranked eighth worldwide. With her climb towards the top of the international tennis rankings comes her signature performance
New Balance FuelCell SuperComp Trainer Featured

New Balance FuelCell SuperComp Trainer Performance Review

The New Balance FuelCell SuperComp Trainer is a super high stack height running shoe meant to work in tandem with New Balance’s upcoming marathon racing model the SuperComp Elite v3. And while the stack height measurements on this bad boy are too high for pros (illegal according to World Athletics standards), that shouldn’t stop recreational runners from using the SuperComp

New Balance Basketball Shoes

New Balance 990 vs 991

New Balance 990 vs 991: A Full Comparison

The New Balance 99X: a sneaker line dating back to 1982. The original model, the 990v1, was the first sneaker to retail at $100. To celebrate the 40th anniversary of the iconic 990, New Balance recently released the newest version in the line: the 990v6. However, there’s more in the 99X line than just 990s. So while this article is
New Balance 990v6

New Balance 990v6 Review

The New Balance 990v6 is the newest model in the famous 990 line and one of the most comfortable New Balance retro models. Colorway: Grey Release Date: 2022 Price: $200 Lately, New Balance is extremely popular among both old and young sneakerheads and non-sneaker lovers alike. Some people call them grandpa shoes, like Mrs. Wing, and some just like them
New Balance 650R ALD

New Balance 650R ALD Review

The New Balance 650R ALD is a collab that many people got because there was a proper method to its release. Yes, a legit preorder. Something we’ve recommended for a long time. Unlike some other, more prominent brands, New Balance seems to care about people getting their products instead of only building hype. But is the 650R ALD worth your
New Balance 991 x SNS Featured

New Balance 991 x SNS Review

When Chris and Pastor Mike published their recent New Balance reviews (Chris’ here and Mike’s here), both called New Balance “dad or grandpa shoes.” More or less, they called the shoes uncool. As someone who LOVES New Balance, this really got to me. So, I direct-messaged Drew, via the WearTesters Discord, and asked if I could write a review of
New Balance 990v5 Featured

New Balance 990v5 Review

This is not a New Balance 990v5 performance review, a running review, or even a professional review. It’s a New Balance hater’s review. Fair warning.
New Balance 993

New Balance 993 Review

The New Balance 993 is one of the best sneakers for under $200. You may also look at these as mere casual/lifestyle sneakers, but they were originally performance-driven running shoes. For whatever purpose the 993 may serve you, we think you’ll enjoy them. The comfort and material quality alone should get you to consider the 993 when you’re looking for

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New Balance History

 

New Balance was founded in 1906 by English born William J. Riley. At first, New Balance’s main focus was orthopedic products and specializing in arch supports. In 1934, William Riley joined with Arthur Hall, who sold supports to people that had jobs that kept them on their feet all day, for example, police officers.

When the 1950s rolled around, there was high demand for New Balance products, so much that athletes were asking for the tailored sneakers. In 1954, Arthur Hall sold New Balance to his daughter and her husband Paul Kidd. When Paul Kidd and his wife took control, the demand and products produced both skyrocketed.

The second year in the new decade 1961, the New Balance Trackster released. The Trackster was the first high performance running shoe. The Trackster had a ripple sole for traction and was available in different widths.

In 1972, New Balance once again was sold, but this time to an outsider, Jim S. Davis. By 1976, New Balance was still small but made a global breakthrough with its 320 model which won first place in the Runner’s World Magazine award.

To date, New Balance has expanded their running shoe company to a full athletic shoe empire, including sneakers catering to basketball, tennis, and hiking.