This New Year go for the gold and resolve to transform into a “new you”— and stride into super-performance and passionate purpose with the help of New Balance. After all, there’s no better to get motivated and kick start your intentions, than by getting a move on 2016 with a healthy dose of fit-spiration by New Balance filled with fitness, function, and fashion in mind.
New Balance combines a passion for performance along with a dedication to quality and excellence to create get-moving gear that you can continuously count on to boost your performance and fuel your desire for active living.
So scroll down below and check out New Balance’s oh-so fabulous and fresh gear for the New Year that is sure to boost your running regimen and fitness game so you can move seamlessly with super-performance, run stronger and longer, workout like a warrior, and reach your personal best.
The pretty performance pullover
Women’s Impact Half Zip ($70) – slip on this cozy-chic and silky-soft pullover that features a long, lean and feminine fit that’s flattering so you stay stylishly shielded from the chill. New Balance’s Impact Half Zip is a pretty zip-pullover that’s made from dreamy soft and breathable NB Dry fabric that hugs your curves closely while wicking away sweat and keeping you warm every step of the way. What’s more, its incredible NB Dry fabric is stretchy and lightweight so you enjoy ease of movement without feeling weighed down along with optimal breathability, making you feel powerfully ready to take on the weather and rack up the miles. The Impact Half Zip not only feels amazing and super-soft against the skin but it also delivers a flattering feminine style that’s adorable. It has stylish shirring detail at the front zipper area which gives it a fashionable and feminine flair, a ¾ zipper that makes it easy to slip on and take off, a high neck collar with a v-opening at the back so that it comfortably covers and wraps the contours of your neck, crafty thumbholes to keep hands cozy and covered, a convenient back zippered media pocket to securely store goods, and a reflective NB logo at the bottom left hip area for low-light visibility. Overall, New Balance’s Impact Half Zip is a must-have pullover that’s functional and fashionable to wear alone or layered, keeping you snugly bundled up with graceful feminine fashion during this cold winter season.
The Impact Half Zip retails for $70, and is available in a variety of colors including Aviator Heather, Deep Orchid Heather, Black Heather, and Azalea Heather.
The all-weather warrior
Reflective Windcheater Jacket ($99.99)– arm yourself with this sleek jacket to effortlessly take on the blustery weather and get ready to challenge yourself to push the limits — and even enjoy night runs because this jacket has you covered, keeping you bright at night, offering great ease of movement, and superior protection against the elements. New Balance’s Reflective Windcheater Jacket features a lightweight yet sturdy polyester shell that’s both wind- and water-resistant, along with an allover reflectivity and accents. Plus, it’s powered by a cool reflective print that lets you shine-on as you stride straight into sundown thanks to its cutting-edge and super-stylish 360 degrees of front-and-back reflectivity so you stay safe and light up the night. The Reflective Windcheater Jacket is the perfect blend of performance and protection, featuring a lightweight shell that offers ease of movement while taking on the elements like a warrior thanks to its wind and water-resistant shell that superbly shields you from wind and water. Plus, it’s designed with performance details including a streamlined fit that enables you to move nimbly without any drag, a full-zipper that’s smooth with an inner-flap to ward out the wind and rain, v-fold binding at the cuffs, hem and hood to give you a cozy fit and keep out the elements, convenient zippered hand pockets to securely store essentials and keep hands cozy, a hood that shields you from wind and rain, and silver reflective logos to further enhance its reflectivity. Overall, the Reflective Windcheater Jacket is a lightweight, luxuriously comfortable, and moveable jacket that defies the elements and powers your pace ‘round the clock, making it a must-have staple to add to your wardrobe this winter season.
The Reflective Windcheater Jacket retails for $99.99, and is available for both men and women.
The cutting-edge and custom-feel crop
Women’s Trinamic Crop ($95) – spring into 2016 with pure comfort and performance in these sleek, seamless, and super-soft capri’s that are the perfect blend of forward-thinking function and cutting-edge fashion. New Balance’s Trinamic Crop is a dasher’s dream featuring a seamless construction with silky-soft and quick-drying NB Dry Fabric that’s enhanced with 3D stretch and adaptive NB Flexx technology, creating a fabric and feel that’s luxuriously lightweight and moveable that feels good and custom-made like second skin. What’s more, the Trinamic Crop hugs you in all the right places so you feel fully supported, enjoy all-day comfort and looking flattering sleek. The Trinamic Crop is also packed with added details that count, including a stretchy and plush waistband with drawstring to ensure a comfy and personalized fit that’s flattering, smart and strategically-cut laser perforations behind the knee area to keep you comfy and aerated every step of the way — and upping the cool factor so you look stylishly sleek. Overall, New Balance’s Trinamic Crop is a running innovator to add to your stride style, keeping you streamlined, continuously cool, powerfully moveable, and luxuriously comfortable so you stay endlessly happy and dry as your turn up the heat this New Year.
The Trinamic Crop retails for $95, and will be available this spring 2016 as part of New Balance’s ground-breaking Trinamic Collection.
The workout-to-weekend trainer
Women’s 811 Mid-Cut ($89) – take your training to new heights and elevate your style with these workout-to-weekend mid-cut kicks that perfectly pair performance with panache. New Balance’s 811 Mid-Cut shoes are the epitome of feminine grace, sleek style, and super-performance, offering a tough trainer that works double-duty at the gym and on-the-go. The 811 mid-cut is a training shoe that boasts a beautiful low-bootie style which delivers added ankle support so you can move with power, comfort and ease, along with smart technology that brings luxury and performance to the mix. It features Cush+ technology that provides a plush and responsive cushioning that feels both energizing and like you’re walking on clouds, striding powerfully but smoothly over surfaces without sacrificing stability. Plus, it’s constructed with New Balance’s feel-good FantomFit mesh overlay which provides a seamless fit along with FantomTape webbing on the upper, so feet are surrounded with a supportive structure that’s light and breathable for all-day comfort. Plus, the FantomTape is stylishly yet strategically-placed around the sides and ankle area of the shoes so you receive support with every movement — and enjoy moving powerfully yet securely in multi-directions. Its no-sew structure heavenly wraps the foot, encasing it with a moveable yet secure fit that feels custom-made. It also features a high-rise tongue that’s perfectly plush so you can lace up feeling comfortably snug and a mod mid-cut design that keeps your feet wrapped securely while also giving you gorgeous gym style for workouts and wandering. Overall, the Women’s 811 Mid-Cut is a true style star this season, helping you look and feel good every step of the way from the studio-to-the street.
The Women’s 811 Mid-Cut retails for $89, and is available in Black and White in Standard and wide sizing. This trainer also comes with two pairs of shoelaces in Black and in White so you can switch out laces to create a custom look and coordinate with your outfits.
The notable and nimble neutral trainer
Men’s Vazee Pace ($109.99) – run faster, longer, and break new running records this New Year with this nimble and award-winning neutral trainer that will propel your pace. Make the Vazee Pace your 2016 running companion and be ready to receive the boost you crave to continually push on forward with an energizing and sure-footed feel, a supreme second-skin fit, lightweight responsiveness, and lightning fast speed. The Vazee Pace is a sleek ride that features a no-sew upper design that’s lightweight yet supportive — and this comfortable no-sew overlay is paired with a sleek bootie construction that supremely wraps your foot like second-skin delivering a dreamy fit. The Vazee Pace is a tech-novative trainer that comfortably wraps your arch and cradles the foot without constricting it, offering a roomy toe box so toes are free to spread while also being perfectly supported, giving you the power to push off the ground and a satisfying stability in each stride. The Vazee Pace is crafted with New Balance’s REVlite midsole featuring a firm yet resilient foam technology that delivers just the right amount of cushioning you crave to energize your stride, all while making the Vazee Pace light, sleek and responsive. It also has a flexible and durable blown rubber outsole at the forefoot so you can effortlessly rebound and spring forward comfortably, quickly, and continuously no matter what pace you pursue or what distance you dash. Overall, the Vazee Pace is a must-have for neutral runners because of its supportive second-skin fit that feels incredible, along with its sprightly nonstop responsiveness that’s built for speed!
The Vazee Pace retails for $109.99, and is available for both men and women in Standard and Wide widths in a variety of fierce colors, including a good-looking Grey with Hi-Lite & Dark Grey colorway for men.
The handsome and handy hoodie
Men’s N Transit Hoodie ($94.99)– suit up and get ready to take on the chilly weather like a warrior in this stylish and versatile jacket’s that’s fully-loaded with feel-good features you’ll love. New Balance’s N Transit Hoodie is a handsome hoodie that’s fashion and function at its best, featuring a clean and cool design that can be worn from workouts to wandering. It’s made from NB Dry fabric that feels super-smooth against skin, stretchy and cozy to keep you warm and comfortable all day — and it’s highly breathable, wicking away sweat as you turn up the heat every step of the way. Plus, its NB Dry fabric is paired with a cool woven overlay and handy hoodie that give this jacket a cool contrast as well as a lightweight and moveable fit that won’t hold you back. It also features fully-functional details including, a handy hoodie that cinches to seal you in and keep the cold out, a two-way zipper for ventilation and easy on- and off-action, two zippered hand pockets that are moisture-proof to secure essentials, two open interior pockets with moisture-proof lining to stash goods, and shark reflective details along the backside and the right arm as well as a reflective NB logo at the left chest to keep you visible at night. Overall, the N Transit Hoodie is the perfect jacket to keep you on the move — offering light and breathable fabric so you remain comfy and dry along with an easy-fitting stretch for optimal mobility, all while providing enough warmth for high performance.
The Men’s N Transit Hoodie retails for $94.99, and is available in cool contrast colorways including Heather Charcoal with Black, Heather Grey with Sonar, and Chrome Red Heather with Crater
The plush neutral ride
New Balance Fresh Foam 1080 ($149.99) – run smoothly mile after mile in this perfectly crafted and premium cushioned shoe that’s the ultimate ride for neutral runners. New Balance’s Fresh Foam 1080 feels supremely comfortable right out of the box and will surely be your go-to trainers that will provide a smooth and cushioned fit while delivering premium performance and all-day luxury with every run. The Fresh Foam 1080 uniquely features an all-new and ample Fresh Foam midsole that’s constructed from one piece which gives these neutral kicks a plush feel that’s comfortable and smooth throughout the entire run. What’s more, the plush Fresh Foam midsole offers a premium running experience that feels incredible in the forefoot and the midfoot, providing a crazy-good cushioning upon striking the ground.
It also features deluxe details that deliver a heavenly fit including, a bootie-construction design that wonderfully wraps the foot securely but comfortably for a perfectly personalized fit and a premium Ortholite foam insert which offers all-day comfort, breathability, and odor control — along with a strategically patterned mesh upper that offers a seamless fit that’s breathable, feels great, and is luxuriously adaptive. This forefoot mesh upper provides the structure and support your foot needs without restricting it, causing irritations or weighing the shoe down, resulting in a sleek style that feels as smooth as it looks. It also has a roomy toe box that lets feet splay comfortably, a padded tongue that feels cozy as it rests against your foot, laces that easily and securely tie-up, and padding around the ankle-area that offers a comfy and chafe-free fit. New Balance’s Fresh Foam 1080 also features innovative and durable data-designed grooves on the outsole which deliver a smoother ride and give you the flexibility you need to move freely and continuously. Overall, the Fresh Foam 1080 is a premium cushioned neutral ride that takes strides to the next level, offering a springy yet smooth dash that feels highly comfortable mile after mile.
New Balance’s Fresh Foam 1080 retails for $149.99, and is available for in a beautiful Freshwater with Icarus colorway for women, and in Grey with Lime Green for men.
The stealthy stability trainer
Vazee Prism ($99.99) – power up your pace in these new and super-performing stability sneaks that are sleek, super-light, and supportive. New Balance’s Vazee Prism are fresh new kicks that boost the stability scene thanks to their stealthy action, supportive-fit, and feather-light yet powerful features. The Vazee Prism is a running shoe that breaks the barriers, it is designed to be light and nimble yet it’s amazingly supportive to give you the stability you seek with every stride. The Vazee Prism features a sleek design that’s attractive, it has a seamless mesh upper that’s breathable, allowing feet to enjoy all-day ease while providing a snug fit which securely but comfortably locks feet in to power your push-off. It’s further enhanced by a lightweight REVlite foam midsole that’s snappy paired with a dual density medial post that stabilizes your stride for the perfect combination of cushioning and support to energize your run with a fast and responsive feel. Overall, New Balance’s Vazee Prism is a sleek and top-performing stability ride that’s supportive, nimble, feather-light, super-stylish, and ready to take on your runs without holding you back!
The Vazee Prism retails for $99.99, and is available for both men and women in Standard and Wide widths in a variety of flashy colors, including a gorgeous Azalea with Black colorway for women, and a flashy Orange with Grey for men.
Power up your pace and fuel your passion by heading on over to newbalance.com, and get your hands on this fresh gear for the New Year!
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