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New Balance WR00

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  • Take your local running crowd by storm as you pace by in the natural-running inspired WR00 from New Balance®.
  • Part of the NB Minimus line - Set between barefoot running and traditional cushioned running shoes, this Minimus road shoe is ideal for the neutral runner or those seeking to conquer their gait issues by learning better form.
  • Features a zero heel-to-toe drop.
  • Breathable mesh upper with lightweight synthetic overlays.
  • Welded seamless upper design helps reduce weight while preventing chafing.
  • Designed to be worn with or without socks.
  • Odor-minimizing technology helps maintain a healthy in-shoe environment.
  • Plush tongue and collar for added comfort.
  • Breathable fabric lining for a great step-in feel.
  • Molded foam insole supplies light underfoot cushioning.
  • ACTEVA™ midsole foam resists compression set and is 12% lighter than standard foam.
  • REVlite midsole material delivers exceptional responsiveness and durability, while being 30% lighter in weight than other midsoles of comparable performance.
  • Midsole Differential: 0mm.
  • Vibram® outsole for optimal surface contact and multidirectional traction.
  • Built on an NL-0 last. This last type has a wide toe box width and a reduced toe box depth, a low instep height, and a standard heel width.
  • Imported.
  • Measurements:
    • Weight: 5 oz
  • Product measurements were taken using size 7.5, width D - Wide. Please note that measurements may vary by size.

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Fit Survey:

82% Felt true to size
  • 0% Full size too large
  • 15% Half size too Large
  • 82% True to size
  • 3% Half size too small
  • 0% Full size too small
83% Felt true to width
  • 83% Felt true to width
  • 17% Felt narrower than marked
  • 0% Felt wider than marked
52% Moderate arch support
  • 0% Excellent arch support
  • 52% Moderate arch support
  • 48% No arch support

Item Information

  • Video Description View the Video Description for this product! (Please note that the color shown in the video may no longer be available.)
  • Take your local running crowd by storm as you pace by in the natural-running inspired WR00 from New Balance®.
  • Part of the NB Minimus line - Set between barefoot running and traditional cushioned running shoes, this Minimus road shoe is ideal for the neutral runner or those seeking to conquer their gait issues by learning better form.
  • Features a zero heel-to-toe drop.
  • Breathable mesh upper with lightweight synthetic overlays.
  • Welded seamless upper design helps reduce weight while preventing chafing.
  • Designed to be worn with or without socks.
  • Odor-minimizing technology helps maintain a healthy in-shoe environment.
  • Plush tongue and collar for added comfort.
  • Breathable fabric lining for a great step-in feel.
  • Molded foam insole supplies light underfoot cushioning.
  • ACTEVA™ midsole foam resists compression set and is 12% lighter than standard foam.
  • REVlite midsole material delivers exceptional responsiveness and durability, while being 30% lighter in weight than other midsoles of comparable performance.
  • Midsole Differential: 0mm.
  • Vibram® outsole for optimal surface contact and multidirectional traction.
  • Built on an NL-0 last. This last type has a wide toe box width and a reduced toe box depth, a low instep height, and a standard heel width.
  • Imported.
  • Measurements:
    • Weight: 5 oz
  • Product measurements were taken using size 7.5, width D - Wide. Please note that measurements may vary by size.
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New Balance WR00

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1 person found this review helpful
Overall: Rated: 5 stars! Comfort: Rated:4 stars! Style: Rated:5 stars!
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These shoes are fantastic. I went up a half size as I always do for athletic shoes (from my usual 8.5 to 9), and they fit just as expected. There is not much arch support, but that is to be expected in barefoot running shoes--less padding, more foot muscle-building to cushion footfalls as nature intended. There are few if any seams on the inside of the shoe, so I believe they would be quite comfortable, even for sockless use. My last pair of NB Minimus shoes had a 4mm heel-to-toe drop, and to be completely honest, it is taking me longer to adjust to running in these shoes than I expected. Apparently that 4mm drop is more substantial than I thought. That said, I am quite happy about it, because I can tell my feet are building up additional strength. I am incredibly happy about the style of these shoes. I purchased the blue and white version. The design and colors shown in the photographs are very accurate, so if you, like me, are attracted to these shoes partially because they look a bit like a ocean waves and a tentacled undersea creature, you will be extremely happy with the way they look in person. If a mermaid wore running shoes, she would wear these. Buy without hesitation and enjoy!

I'd also recommend: Nike Free

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  • - customer
  • from Missouri
1 person found this review helpful
Overall: Rated: 5 stars! Comfort: Rated:5 stars! Style: Rated:5 stars!
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LOVE these. I use them for short distance running (less than 5 miles) and crossfit style training. The zero drop in the back is an adjustment so make sure you break them in first, otherwise you'll feel it in your Achilles Tendon. They have great support for being a minimalistic shoe and the sole is very grippy even on wet surfaces. My 3rd pair of this particular style - my last ones lasted me 6 months of almost daily use.

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  • - customer
  • from Austin, Texas
Overall: Rated: 5 stars! Comfort: Rated:5 stars! Style: Rated:5 stars!
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I usually wear a 6D (wide) or 6.5 in New Balance shoe. First I ordered a pair of these in 6D and they seemed about 1/2 inch longer than my other NB 6D shoes. So I tried a 6M and those seemed long as well. However, after working out I am thankful for the toe box space in the 6D vs the 6M so I opted to keep the 6D. I use these at home for multiple workout styles. I needed something that was grippy on my floor but not elevated and these work perfectly. They have enough slide and give on the floor to kick out during burpees but also enough stability to lift in. My one complaint is that the shoelaces are so long compared to the lace up area. I have to double tie and tuck in the laces otherwise they flop around way too much.

I'd also recommend: New Balance

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No arch support

  • - customer
  • from Rochester, NY
Overall: Rated: 5 stars! Comfort: Rated:5 stars! Style: Rated:3 stars!
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These shoes are amazing and hands down the best pair of athletic shoes I've ever bought. They are great for running, jogging, walking and training. They do have a little too much wiggle room when doing exercise like burpees, but not enough to be troublesome. My only complaint is the colors. They look a little bit more toned down in the picture, but the pink shoe laces are very much a hot neon pink and the green around the bottom is very much neon green. They remind me too much of my days in junior high wearing those L.A. Gear neon high tops. Haha. But overall, absolutely love these shoes. Hoping New Balance makes the same model in some classier colors as I would buy them in a heartbeat.

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Moderate arch support

  • - customer
Overall: Rated: 5 stars! Comfort: Rated:5 stars! Style: Rated:5 stars!
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I love this shoe! It's my first minimalist shoe I have ever owned. I've had it for about two months and I just ran in the CLE Marathon 10K. It fit me like a glove. I ordered the normal width and a 7.5. Very true to size. Only order the wide if you really need a wide shoe!

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  • - customer
  • from Cleveland
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