Fresh Foam Beacon

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76% of customers say it fits true
Men's Shoes Size & Fit Chart
Fresh Foam Beacon
Runs Small
True to Size
Runs Large
76% of customers say it fits true

Men's Size Conversion

US Men US Women UK EU Length (cm)
1 - 0.5 32.5 19
1.5 3 1 33 19.5
2 3.5 1.5 33.5 20
2.5 4 2 34.5 20.5
3 4.5 2.5 35 21
3.5 5 3 35.5 21.5
4 5.5 3.5 36 22
4.5 6 4 37 22.5
5 6.5 4.5 37.5 23
5.5 7 5 38 23.5
6 7.5 5.5 38.5 24
6.5 8 6 39.5 24.5
7 8.5 6.5 40 25
7.5 9 7 40.5 25.5
8 9.5 7.5 41.5 26
8.5 10 8 42 26.5
9 10.5 8.5 42.5 27
9.5 11 9 43 27.5
10 11.5 9.5 44 28
10.5 12 10 44.5 28.5
11 12.5 10.5 45 29
11.5 13 11 45.5 29.5
12 13.5 11.5 46.5 30
12.5 14 12 47 30.5
13 15 12.5 47.5 31
14 - 13.5 49 32
15 - 14.5 50 33
16 - 15.5 51 34
17 - 16.5 52 35
18 - 17.5 53 36
19 - 18.5 54 37
20 - 19.5 55 38
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New to our most famous data-driven cushioning line is the Fresh Foam Beacon for men. This silhouette is supported by ample midsole height for a soft, incredibly lightweight ride. The engineered mesh upper highlights a cool texture while remaining breathable to help your feet stay secure, comfortable and stylish.
Product Details
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Run and have fun in the uniquely cushioned feel of the Fresh Foam Beacon for men.
  • 6 mm drop: due to variances created during the development and manufacturing processes, all references to 6 mm drop are approximate
  • Engineered knit/synthetic upper
  • Fresh Foam innovative midsole created from a single piece of foam that provides a plush, more natural ride

FEATHERWEIGHT
FEEL

Ultra-plush Fresh Foam Ground Contact
midsole is supremely lightweight

SOFT ALL OVER

Engineered knit upper is
comfortable,
breathable and secure

Targeted
Durability

Rubber pods are carefully placed
in the
high-abrasion heel and
toe-off areas

FRESH FOAM COLLECTION

Find the ride that's right for you.

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Customer Reviews
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31
customer reviews
4.6 out of 5 stars
Runs Small
True to Size
Runs Large
76% of customers say it fits true
Showing 1 - 10 of 31
Jon
GA
February 11, 2019
Overall Fit True to Size
Comfy, but, can't stop popping noise
JonGA
February 11, 2019
Overall Fit True to Size
So, I bought this shoe 8 months ago. Super comfortable, lightweight and very well cushioned. However, the right shoe started making a popping sound and shortly thereafter, the left one followed. Now, I don't wear them because it is just so annoying.
Kirby
Washington, DC
February 02, 2019
Overall Fit True to Size
Awesome cushion, super quick
KirbyWashington, DC
February 02, 2019
Overall Fit True to Size
A fantastic combination of comfort, protection, and snap. As an aging (mid 50's) lifelong runner I've had to transition to ever more cushioned shoes to protect my many aches and pains, which usually meant heavier, bulkier, "deader" shoes. The Beacon is the first shoe I've found in years that leaves my legs and back feeling great after 10 miles but gives me the light, quick sensation I've been missing. Great shoe.
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Rick
Vermont
January 25, 2019
Overall Fit True to Size
Light and very comfortable
RickVermont
January 25, 2019
Overall Fit True to Size
After several years of using the same pair of shoes for all types of runs (short, long, slow, fast, etc) I decided to pick up a pair of these for slower runs. Man, these things are comfortable! The knit upper fits like a sock, so comfortable and lightweight. I actually like these so much that I used them for a half marathon race last fall and ran a 1:39, only 2 minutes off my PR. I'm on my second pair now after getting 350 miles on my first pair. They fresh read more
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Joe
Los Angeles
January 01, 2019
Overall Fit True to Size
Decent Shoe Terrible heel design
JoeLos Angeles
January 01, 2019
Overall Fit True to Size
Really wanted to love this shoe as it's extremely light and comfortable. However, the heel design is very poor. There isn't enough cushion and hence cuts into your heel over time. Very uncomfortable for long runs and even walks. I wonder if all these positive reviews are paid for by New Balance as I have had others warn me about this. Will be returning this and the quest for the perfect shoe continues.
TicoJPunk
NY
December 30, 2019
Overall Fit True to Size
Very light, but tons of fun!
TicoJPunkNY
December 30, 2019
Overall Fit True to Size
The Beacon came out of nowhere in 2018 but is definitely a contender for running shoe of the year. It has certainly captured the attention of many top running VLOGs and review websites. For, me it's a brilliant and simple combination of light weight, just right cushioning, and responsive pop. The fit is generous without being sloppy. This is a shoe that can fit itself into any rotation, as it's a unique shoe. I pull this for unstructured workout days when read more
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Logan
Texas
December 20, 2018
Overall Fit True to Size
Love the support
LoganTexas
December 20, 2018
Overall Fit True to Size
I really like the feel and fit of these shoes. I am a classroom teacher and am on my feet all day and these shoes are very comfortable.
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JC
San Diego
December 13, 2018
Overall Fit Runs Large
Great like the Zante v1
JCSan Diego
December 13, 2018
Overall Fit Runs Large
First impression was a bit firm and damped like the Vazee Pace. After 38 miles they feel more like the Zante but not as lively. Cushion feels less progressive than the old Fresh Foam. The provide plenty of support from a wide base and sidewalls and are light (233g/11.5D). I might have gotten by sizing down a half size. The insoles slipped backward and up out of the heel and I had to put in some 2-way tape to solve this issue. The upper is super comfortable read more
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Peter
belgium
November 27, 2018
Overall Fit True to Size
endurance focused
Peterbelgium
November 27, 2018
Overall Fit True to Size
this is an endurance focused shoe think landing in midst of the foot soft and light marathon but maybe not racespeed if u want comfy ! there is a lot of foam and the shoe kinda defines a neutral stance ur locked in and somewhat protected from pronation and so forth motion and stability feats light and tight seems a good all arounder if u want comfy and u run long distances light trial or road u might like it and end up staying with this particular shoe the read more
RedRock
Massachusetts
November 26, 2018
Overall Fit True to Size
Great shoes
RedRockMassachusetts
November 26, 2018
Overall Fit True to Size
These are the best running shoes I have experienced in 40+ years of running. A near-perfect combination of weight, flexibility, and cushioning. A slightly wider forefoot would be great, but that might be unique to my feet. I typically rotate shoes, but I find these so comfortable that other shoes feel clunky. I am hoping that New Balance does not make significant changes to this shoe in subsequent versions.
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Lef
Connecticut
November 25, 2018
Overall Fit True to Size
So far so good
LefConnecticut
November 25, 2018
Overall Fit True to Size
Love the feel of the shoe so far after a few 5 mile runs. Only nitpick is the insert occasionally rides up my heel. Annoying when it happens.
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