The New Balance Fresh Foam 1080v9 is a neutral, high-mileage trainer offers ample cushioning for long runs and recovery runs, a comfortable fit for a wide variety of foot shapes and a premium stretch and breathable mesh upper. The latest edition is slightly softer than last year’s model with slightly more foam in the midsole, while the enhanced upper for an improved fit and greater comfort. The outsole has been updated with additional flex grooves to create a more energetic and agile ride. It has a 8mm heel-toe offset (30mm in the heel, 22mm in the forefoot). A men’s size 9.0 tips the scales at 10.0 oz., while a women’s size 7.0 weighs 7.6 oz.