The New Balance 860 v5 is a standard, daily running, support shoe and is designed for a moderate overpronated foot motion.


The 860 v5 combines stability and comfort in a lightweight package.  A durable midsole provides torsional rigidity and arch support to guide you through your stride, with plenty of cushioning to soak up impact from the road.  Synthetic and TPU material in the upper secures the foot in place as the miles go by.  The series of technologies in this shoe make it a reliable choice as your everyday trainer.

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Weight: 9.2 oz/260.8g (size 8)

Stack Height: 28mm (Heel), 16mm (Forefoot)

How it Fits (based on width B)

  • Sizing: Standard running shoe length
  • Heel: Medium
  • Midfoot: Medium volume
  • Forefoot: Medium to wide
  • Toe-Box: Medium
  • Arch Structure: Medium
  • Shoe Shape: Semi-Curved


  • ACTEVA is a full-length midsole foam that provides durable underfoot cushioning.
  • T-Beam consist of a light, flexible TPU shank in the midfoot for torsional stability and additional arch support.
  • ABZORB Crash Pad in the heel is a top-of-the-line midsole foam for great durability and improved cushioning upon heelstrike.
  • Medial Post consists of higher density foam in the midfoot that works to correct over pronation.


  • Ndurance is located in the heel and the lateral side of the outsole. Ndurance is a highly durable carbon rubber.
  • Blown rubber in the forefoot increases cushioning and responsiveness. 


  • Open Mesh covers the majority of the upper for lightweight breathability.
  • 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.
  • Asymmetrical Heel Counter secures the heel and works to correct overpronation.
  • Traditional Sockliner provides additional underfoot cushioning.

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

Shoe Type:

  • Premium
  • Standard
  • Performance
  • Racing

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