Wearing the New Balance M980 Fresh Foam athletic shoe, you can feel the science of softness with Fresh Foam technology, a performance midsole compound that delivers soft, plush cushioning to runners seeking a lower, more natural underfoot feel. This men's trainer features a minimal, no-sew mesh and synthetic upper with a lightly padded collar for extra cushioning around the ankle. A blown rubber outsole provides durability and supportive cushioning to the New Balance 980 running shoe, ensuring an incredibly soft, incredibly stable ride for mile after mile.4mm heel-to-toe dropAir mesh upperBlown rubber outsoleCompetitor Magazine "Best Ride" awardFresh FoamLace entryLightly padded collar and tongueNo-sew material applicationREVlite®Running Network "Best Neutral Shoe" awardWeight: 8.8 oz. / 250gStyle Number: M980FP1View All New Balance ProductsCustomer Reviews for Men's New Balance M980 Fresh Foam