Lightweight stability is no longer an oxymoron, thanks to the New Balance 870v3 running shoe. With breathable materials and extended cushioning, this shoe delivers. Weight: 279 grams (9.8 oz). 8 mm drop: due to variances created during the development and manufacturing processes, all references to 8 mm drop are approximate. ABZORB Crash Pad allows enhanced motion control and stability within the heel. Blown rubber outsole. No-sew material application. REVlite midsole foam. Synthetic/TPU upper.