The New Balance WRC1600 v2 is a racing flat ideal for long distance road races up to the marathon.


From 5k to Marathon, the New Balance WRC1600 v2 is ready to take on the roads. With a responsive RevLite midsole and FantomFit upper engineered for a close fit, this shoe is perfect for fast track intervals or your next road race.

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Weight: 4.4 oz/124.7 g (size 8)

Stack Height: Heel (19mm), Forefoot (13mm)

How It Fits (based on width B)

  • Sizing: Standard running shoe size
  • Heel: Medium
  • Midfoot: Medium to low volume
  • Forefoot: Medium to narrow
  • Toe-Box Height: Medium
  • Arch Structure: Medium-low
  • Shoe Shape: Curved


  • RevLite is an innovative foam compound that provides lightweight, responsive cushioning.


  • Blown rubber runs the length of the shoe for increased cushioning and responsiveness.
  • DynaRide is a lightweight, high traction outsole.


  • Open Mesh covers the majority of the upper for lightweight breathability.
  • FantomFit a skeletally engineered upper providing an ultralight fit and support.
  • Combination Last utilizes slip construction in the heel for flexibility and reduced weight, and Strobel construction in the forefoot for underfoot comfort.


  • NB-J is a racing-specific last for high performance running.

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