Men's 990v5

A contemporary silhouette with new design and comfort elements continues the tradition of innovation.

Women's 990v5

Designed without compromise, the v5 blends the perfect combination of cushioning and stability.

 

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...

1982 | 990

The legend debuts with a $100 price
tag, a first for an athletic shoe.

 

1998 | 990v2

A new, rebooted look establishes
the design for later models.

The legend debuts with a $100 price
tag, a first for an athletic shoe.

2001 | 991

Elements are added to highlight the
shoe’s visible technologies.

 

2006 | 992

The evolution continues with advanced
comfort and an improved fit.

A new, rebooted look establishes
the design for later models.

2008 | 993

New cushioning tech is introduced for
added stability and support.

 

2012 | 990v3

A utilitarian look is introduced 30 years
after the original’s debut.

Elements are added to highlight the
shoe’s visible technologies.

2016 | 990v4

The best of each version comes
together for a truly legendary shoe.

 

The evolution continues with advanced
comfort and an improved fit.

A contemporary silhouette with new
design and comfort elements continues
the tradition of innovation.

 

New cushioning tech is introduced for added stability and support.

 

A utilitarian look is introduced 30 years after the original’s debut.

 

The best of each version comes together for a truly legendary shoe.

 

A contemporary silhouette with new
design and comfort elements continues
the tradition of innovation.

 
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.
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