New Balance 990v5 Women’s Running Shoes Black/Silver : An icon of both style and performance, the New Balance 990v5 edition ushers in a new era for this beloved shoe. Keeping it’s well-known silhouette and the perfect blend of stability and cushioning, the 990v5 will surely be a favorite among runners and trend-setters alike. The 990v5 is proudly made in the United States. Manufactured in the US for over 75 years and representing a limited portion of New Balance’s US sales, the New Balance MADE is a premium collection that contains a domestic value of 70% or greater. Upper: Lightweight and supportive pigskin and synthetic mesh upper provide comfort and durability with optimal breathability. Includes a dual density collar foam for added comfort. Midsole: Features an Encap PU ring with EVA (Ethyl Vinyl Acetate) core. ENCAP midsole technology provides support and maximum durability. Removable, perforated and cushioned insole. Outsole: Blown rubber forefoot provides a soft cushioned ride. NDurance outsole features a rubber compound designed for maximum durability that is used in high-wear areas.