In the spring of 1978, New Balance gave R&D the go ahead on an ambitious undertaking: develop the very best running shoe they were technically capable of, regardless of the time it took or the money it cost. The rest is history...
The Latest Edition 990v5
With a legacy that spans over three decades, the legendary 990 silhouette remains transcendent, and timeless in its appeal.
Designed without compromise, the newly updated 990v5 blends the perfect combination of cushioning and stability to continue its proud tradition.
This is the Made in the US 990v5.
Superior Comfort and Stability
All-day comfort with new Ortholite® cushioning insert and supportive midsole
Premium pig suede and breathable mesh with 360-degree reflective accents
Updated design with a clean, contemporary silhouette that maintains the essence of the original 990