Fresh Foam Zante v2

(reg )
Fast isn’t just a desire. It’s a requirement when you’re working hard to outrun the competition. Fresh Foam Zante v2 is the women’s neutral cushioned running shoe built for fast speeds. The aggressive toe spring and new midsole design is even more serious about delivering the quick transition and support you need to lead the pack.

Fresh Foam Zante v2

(reg )
Make selections
Added to Bag!
Make selections
is not available in this color
is not available in this size
Out of Stock Sorry, this item is not currently available

Thanks, ! Your request is received & we're looking for your item now.

A confirmation email will arrive when your item is ready (usually within an hour). We will hold your item until store closing tomorrow.

Sorry, Your request was not received.

Reserve Now Online & Ready in Store

Fresh Foam Zante v2

(reg )
Product Details
Collapse Expand
Engineered mesh on the upper of this neutral running shoe for women eliminates the need for overlays, providing softer support, while the Fresh Foam Zante v2’s bootie-like fit gives you a second skin-like feeling that’s streamlined for speed.

Awarded “Best Buy” by Runner’s World, March 2016.
Runner's World is a registered trademark of Rodale, Inc. All rights reserved.
  • 6 mm drop: due to variances created during the development and manufacturing processes, all references to 6 mm drop are approximate
  • Blown rubber outsole
  • Bootie construction
  • Breathable air mesh
  • Engineered mesh
  • No-sew material application
  • Fast Feel

    Aggressive toe spring helps deliver an incredibly fast transition and feel

    Supportive mesh

    Strategically patterned mesh offers flexible support where you need it

    Sock-like fit

    Bootie construction delivers a snug, sleek fit for speed

    Shop All Fresh Foam


    Customer Reviews
    Collapse Expand

    Average Rating


    18 Reviews

    67% of reviewers recommend this product

    Size 4 of 5

    Runs Small
    Runs Large

    Fit 3 of 5

    Runs Narrow
    Runs Wide

    Comfort 5 of 5


    Oct 31, 2016

    flimsy shoes;

    MyNB Gold Member

    MyNB members may earn NB points for writing product reviews

    "These shoes are flimsy and not worthy of New Balance."

    Oct 19, 2016

    Great Look, Comfy Feel

    MyNB Bronze Member

    MyNB members may earn NB points for writing product reviews

    "Nice looking shoe. Runs a bit small but loads of comfort."

    Oct 16, 2016

    Always my go-to shoe

    - Denver, CO

    MyNB Gold Member

    MyNB members may earn NB points for writing product reviews

    "The new Zante has a little bit more cushioning than the original. The toe box has flattened out a bit making it more comfortable for longer distance running and longer casual wear. I love this shoe, it fits my high arch comfortably and stays comfortable all day. I have several pairs and this addition to the Fresh Foam collection is amazing!"

    Oct 15, 2016

    Very Lightweight & Flexible

    - Graham, TX

    MyNB Gold Member

    MyNB members may earn NB points for writing product reviews

    "This shoe is OK for summer wear, but I'm always getting my socks wet through it and have to change. Like the color but I don't wear it very often. Mostly wear my Fresh Foam 1080's for everyday wear and walking."

    Oct 15, 2016

    Great Shoe

    - New York, NY

    MyNB Gold Member

    MyNB members may earn NB points for writing product reviews

    "I've been training for a marathon and this has been my latest go-to shoe. I've put over 200 miles on it already and they're still standing strong (if not a bit muddy from the last race!). Very comfortable for me with no weird pressure points and the arch in the right place. I've never tried the Zante v1 so I can't compare, but I'd say that this is a good daily training shoe for most runners."

    Sep 26, 2016

    An exceptionally comfortable shoe

    - leechburg, pennsylvania

    MyNB Silver Member

    MyNB members may earn NB points for writing product reviews

    "I selected this shoe in a d width to provide support and comfort; and it does both. They provide good support during exercise. It is an excellent all around shoe."

    Sep 14, 2016

    Zante1 is better

    - OKC, OK

    MyNB Silver Member

    MyNB members may earn NB points for writing product reviews

    "I loved the Fresh Foam Zante 1. The cushion in the toe bed was the reason I ordered three of these shoes! When the Zante 2 came out, I immediately ordered. Alas, I will return them because they do not have the same cushion. Actually, compared to the Zante 1, I feel there is none. So bummed..."

    Sep 3, 2016

    Favorite shoe

    - Callisburg TX

    MyNB Gold Member

    MyNB members may earn NB points for writing product reviews

    "The Zante is my active family's Goto shoe. Between me and my 3 kids in cross country we have 10 pairs. Nice balance of weight cushioning support and feel with a sharp style as well."

    Aug 9, 2016

    Good running shoe

    - Portland, CT

    MyNB Bronze Member

    MyNB members may earn NB points for writing product reviews

    "Good running shoe. I usually run between 3-5 miles every day on roads/gravel and thise shoe keeps me going. Really cute too!"

    Aug 1, 2016

    Great Feel and speed, poor toe construction

    - Oahu, Hawaii

    MyNB Silver Member

    MyNB members may earn NB points for writing product reviews

    "I've been wearing these shoes for the past year and I really love the feel. The shoe is light, makes you feel fast, and they are extremely comfortable. I've gone as far as to log over 200 miles in one month without pain. This is the only shoe i've ever taken from the box and run a marathon or 1/2 marathon the next day without blisters. However, the construction, especially at the toe is poor. Living on Oahu, it rains a lot. Sometimes I have to run in the rain or stand in wet grass for military formations. The glue used to seal the front of the shoe is extremely susceptible to water and therefore peels away from the rest of the shoe quite easily. There are other things I find wrong with the construction, but I can forgive those; just not the front of the toe because that's embarrassing. IT's still my only running shoe but it's me a lot of money to constantly replace them. I've purchased 9 or 10 in the past year."

    Jul 25, 2016

    Slightly Disappointed

    - St. Paul, MN

    "I love the feel of the shoe, however, it wears extremely quickly. I put 30 miles on them the first week I had them and It looks like I ran 100 miles."

    Jul 4, 2016


    - Indiana

    "I own many pairs of NB shoes and usually wear a 10 - 10.5 N. This shoe was so short and tight that I couldn't even get my foot in it. I reordered a 10.5 and it was still way too short. Sending both pairs back!"

    Jun 18, 2016

    Product has great feel when running

    - Henderson, NV

    "This is my third pair of Zante , They make me run faster because of their light weight and foam . Someone said they are the corvette of running shoes, I do agree."

    Jun 11, 2016

    Second Pair and will be purchasing more!! I'm in love!

    - Raleigh, NC

    "Same great original fit with fun new colors!! I have wide fit and these are amazing. Light weight and cushioning!"

    Jun 3, 2016

    Cute Shoe But Not Neutral

    - Boston, MA

    "These shoes are cute with great colors, but, as a slight overpronater these shoes really encourage a STRONG overpronation, at least for my foot. I think these would work best for an underpronator or with use of an orthotic. I have small, narrow feet, with low arches and so the scale, proportion and dimension of these, compared with other NB shoes, work great for me because I find many NB styles to be way too wide on my narrow foot, and imagine this would not work well for a wide foot. I normally wear a 6-6.5 in dress shoes and a 7-7.5 in athletic shoes, and the 7.5 is a good, if slightly roomy, fit for me."

    May 8, 2016

    Too small

    - Washington, DC, USA

    "I wore the first version of the Zante and loved it. I tried the second version on at a running store before ordering it online. When I got my order - size 8.5 - the same size I wore in my first Zante's and the size that fit in the store, they were too small and fit differently. I'm really disappointed there was such a discrepancy in the size. I won't be ordering a new size, as I have no idea how they will fit, as it seems they all fit differently."

    May 7, 2016


    - Montebello

    "This brand was recommended to me by my podiatrist. Honestly, I hated the idea because they're not really my style, except for these! They just came in and they are SO cute! The most exciting part is that they are extremely comfortable and lightweight. My first thought was ordering another pair to add to my collection. Great purchase!"

    Feb 25, 2016

    Fantastic, flexible shoe

    - Phoenix, AZ

    "After having two bunions removed and an ankle ligament replacement within a three year period, the scar tissue in my feet was causing a lot of cramping during workouts, and the style of shoes I was wearing pre-surgery were aggravating the situation. This shoe is amazing! Very comfortable and allows enough flex so your foot isn't "frozen" inside the shoe. Being able to use more of the muscles in my feet while wearing a shoe has helped tremendously with keeping my workouts pain free."