The New Balance 1500 v1 is a performance uptempo running shoe and road racing flat designed for a mild overpronated foot motion, ideal for distances from 5K up to the marathon.


Support meets speed in the 1500 v1.  Built for uptempo training and long distances races including the marathon, this support shoe features a lightweight midsole that offers ample cushioning and flexibility, with a medial post to correct overpronation.  TPU welds in a breathable mesh upper provide a performance fit that secures your feet for the miles ahead.

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Weight: 6.5 oz/184.3g (size 8)

Stack Height: 22mm (Heel), 16mm (Forefoot)

How it Fits (based on width B)

  • Sizing: Standard running shoe length
  • Heel: Medium
  • Midfoot: Low volume
  • Forefoot: Narrow to medium
  • Toe-Box Height: Medium to low
  • Arch Structure: Medium to high
  • Shoe Shape: Curved


  • RevLite is an innovative foam compound that provides lightweight, responsive cushioning.
  • Medial Post consists of higher density foam in the midfoot that works to correct over pronation.
  • T-Beam consists of a light, flexible TPU shank in the midfoot for torsional stability and additional arch support.


  • Blown rubber in the forefoot increases cushioning and responsiveness.


  • Open Mesh covers the majority of the upper for lightweight breathability.
  • Fantom Fit are two materials combined with a No-Sew processes that provide an ultralight supportive fit.
  • Synthetic Overlays are strategically placed to wrap the foot for a secure fit.
  • TPU Skin Upper provides a secure, second-skin fit around the foot for performance.
  • No-Sew upper materials are soft, supple and hold the foot securely on the platform.


  • VL-6 is a running specific last with a standard heel, forefoot, and toe-box height.

Footwear Performance Characteristics

Pronation Grade:

  • Neutral
  • Minimum
  • Moderate
  • Maximum

Heel-To-Toe Drop (mm):

  • 0
  • 1-2
  • 3-4
  • 5-6
  • 7-8
  • 9-10
  • 11+

Stack Height:

  • Barefoot
  • Minimal
  • Low
  • Medium
  • High
  • Maximal


  • Road
  • Road/Trail
  • Hard Trail
  • Varied Trail
  • Soft Trail

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