Description Designed just for kids, the New Balance 688 offers some of the technical features of our adult running shoes in an attractive design kids will want to wear. ABZORB® cushioning has been added to this update to the New Balance 687, providing all-day comfort for active kids on the run. Plus, a hook and loop closure makes taking them on and off a breeze. Available in wide widths, too!
IMEVA (injection-molded EVA foam) midsole for firm yet flexible cushioning
Rubber cup outsole provides long-wearing durability
Non-marking rubber outsole won't mark floors
ABZORB® cushioning in the midfoot provides exceptional shock absorption
Hook and loop closure provides a custom fit without laces