New Balance 978

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59% of customers say it fits true
Men's Shoes Size & Fit Chart
New Balance 978
Runs Small
True to Size
Runs Large
59% 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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Blaze your own trail in the men’s 978 trail walking shoe. Leading with some of our best trail technology, this adventure companion features a durable nubuck leather upper that forms a protective barrier around your feet, given flexibility by a gusseted tongue that allows for freedom of movement. The lower unit features ABZORB responsive midsole cushioning, a 3/4 Rock Stop plate for added protection against roots and rocks, and a Rollbar posting system to help reduce rear-foot movement. Last but not least, Gore-Tex® material on the upper helps resist water while letting your feet breathe.
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Designed for superior support throughout many years of use, the men’s 978 trail walker also features NDurance rubber in the sole for maximum durability in high-wear areas and classic C-Cap midsole support.
  • Dual-density Collar uses both a softer density foam against the foot for cushioning, and a firmer density foam for support
  • Durable hardware
  • Gusseted tongue sewn in place to keep debris out for midfoot protection
  • Nubuck leather upper
  • Polyurethane insert provides excellent cushioning for all-day comfort
  • Solid rubber outsole

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Abzorb®

A superior blend of foam cushioning and compression set, featuring rubber.

Compression-molded EVA for superior midsole cushioning and flexibility.

GORE-TEX® offers waterproof protection and durability.

Rubber compound for maximum durability used in high wear areas.

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Rollbar®

A posting system designed to reduce rear-foot movement.

Customer Reviews
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28
customer reviews
4.4 out of 5 stars
Runs Small
True to Size
Runs Large
59% of customers say it fits true
Showing 1 - 10 of 28
RJM
IL
March 31, 2019
Overall Fit True to Size
great custom shoes for a good price
RJMIL
March 31, 2019
Overall Fit True to Size
shoes come as advertised, true to size, nice to pick your own colors.
teddy
south carolina
March 27, 2019
Overall Fit True to Size
good boot
teddysouth carolina
March 27, 2019
Overall Fit True to Size
good boot for the money. a little stiff, but may be Gore tex.I really loved your model 974, but apparent it's not made anymore. Purchased three of the 974 over the years
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John
Milwaukee
March 19, 2019
Overall Fit True to Size
Great fit
JohnMilwaukee
March 19, 2019
Overall Fit True to Size
This is my second pair of the 978. Wears well. Ordering and shipping thru New Balance was seamless.
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Daniel
Georgia
March 10, 2019
Overall Fit True to Size
Excellent products!
DanielGeorgia
March 10, 2019
Overall Fit True to Size
I always buy my hiking boots and walking shoes at New Balance. Not only do they fit well, but they're attractive and provide good service for urban exploring and rugged-hiking environments.
Sparky
Hawley ,PA
March 09, 2019
Overall Fit Runs Small
Good materials but little toes tight/slight heel rub
SparkyHawley ,PA
March 09, 2019
Overall Fit Runs Small
Good materials but little toes tight/slight heel rub. My first new balance boot bought.Weatherproof.
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Travis Ota
Molokai, Hawaii
March 09, 2019
Overall Fit Runs Small
Very narrow shoe
Travis OtaMolokai, Hawaii
March 09, 2019
Overall Fit Runs Small
These shoes had a great look and tread pattern however they are built very very narrow. The 4e width is more like a 2e or standard width so I can't imagine what the standard width shoe must be like. I have returned the pair I ordered and will be looking for another model that is trail worthy.
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Ken
02138
February 06, 2019
Overall Fit True to Size
fit well
Ken02138
February 06, 2019
Overall Fit True to Size
Sent back a pair that were to short didn't get conformation of return yet weighting for refund yet?
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cbyker
Maryland
January 14, 2019
Overall Fit Runs Large
can't find a womens mid with normal color
cbykerMaryland
January 14, 2019
Overall Fit Runs Large
thought they would work for winter walking 7 to small with wool socks and 7.5 to big. overall it was a very stiff shoe
Manolo
Puerto Rico
December 21, 2018
Overall Fit True to Size
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ManoloPuerto Rico
December 21, 2018
Overall Fit True to Size
These shoes are comfortable foot, lights and excellent material.
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Manolo
Puerto Rico
December 19, 2018
Overall Fit True to Size
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ManoloPuerto Rico
December 19, 2018
Overall Fit True to Size
These NB Boost are excellent, smooth and perfect material
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