New balance has outdone itself with the 868 skate shoes. Their most technically advanced shoes are the product of extensive research collected by New Balance’s sports research lab. These skate shoes have been designed with a patented C-Cup midsole providing cushion in high impact areas without sacrificing board feel. These skate shoes are also made with new Balance’s Fantom tape and Fantom fit, technologies that allow these high performance shoes to showcase targeted support in an ultra-lightweight package.
868 Sea Salt and Black Skate Shoes from New Balance Numeric.
Closed cell polyurethane insert for impact protection.
C-Cap midsole for cushion and support.
Synthetic leather upper with perforation details upon the toe.
Fantom tape along the sidewalls providing bonded lightweight targeted support.
FantomFit along the sidewalls, dual thin material fused together for ultra light support and fit.
N2 cushioning for responsive, durable and sustainable cushioning.
N-Durance rubber for maximum outsole durability.
Padded tongue and collar.
Internal hidden toe protection for durability.
Internal tongue gussets for snug fit.
New Balance Numeric logo detailing throughout.