The 996 tennis shoe from New Balance combines some of the best aspects of the 851 and other lightweight performance tennis shoes, giving serious players the ability to increase foot speed with PROBANK stability technology, a responsive REVlite® midsole and a reliable NDURE forefoot cage. Don’t worry about dragging your toe when you serve—these shoes will stand up to that wear and tear and a whole lot more.
309 Grams (10.9 oz)
12mm drop: due to variances created during the development and manufacturing processes, all references to 12mm drop are approximate
Herringbone Outsole allows increased traction for lateral motion and quick pivoting
This shape provides a standard fit with slight adjustments, including a more anatomical heel, an improved arch and a closer fit in the toe box. One of our most popular lasts in running, cross-training and court.