Perhaps the best argument for going the long way 'round. The New Balance 1600 is one of the lightest marathon flats on the market. Its REVlite® RC midsole features a higher density foam for superior responsiveness while its high-traction, featherweight Dynaride outsole delivers superior performance for all 26.2.
164.4 grams (5.8 oz)
8mm drop: due to variances created during the development and manufacturing processes, all references to 8mm drop are approximate
Blown rubber outsole
Breathable air mesh
This last shape is designed to provide a glove-like fit for the entire foot.