Fit Tip: Length - true to size. Width - Medium. Arch - Slightly low. Little to no break-in. Last - PL-1 (More Modern/Sleeker Fit)
With style to spare, the New Balance 896 is a lightweight flexible tennis shoe engineered to withstand speed. PROBANK provides dependable lateral stability along with responsive cushioning of a REVlite midsole and the durability of an Ndurance outsole.
Synthetic/mesh upper with NDURE cage for lightweight stability.
Molded "N" logo
REVlite midsole for responsive lightweight cushioning.
PROBANK for lateral stability
Ndurance rubber forefoot cage and long-wear drag tip for maximum durability in high wear areas
I have had this shoe for 4 months and have had no issues so far. Didnt really have to break them in and wore them the same day i got them. they are durable and I can tell they were well made. If you play a lot or are looking for a decently priced durable shoe I would recommend these.