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Mens Newton Running Distance Running Shoe

Men's Newton Running Distance

Item #NWT134
MSRP:$154.95
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Men's NEWTON® RUNNING DISTANCE :: If you're looking for a shoe that's built for speed, step into the men's Newton Running Distance. Just like its name describes, you'll get a long-distance running partner that maximizes your energy for your most efficient run possible. You'll find a new gear with this fast-paced runner. Feet stay cool and dry with the highly breathable, fast drying open mesh. Ideal for orthotics, you'll love the comfort you feel from heel to toe. A great choice for short to mid-distance runs and weekly speed training. 7.8 ounces

Category Type:

NEUTRAL [?]
If you have high arches and need minimal support, Neutral shoes are right for you. Your feet will guide themselves more naturally through each step for your perfect running gait. When choosing running shoes, find your perfect fit using this chart. Category types are based on factors like arch height, running habits and body frame.

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Features & Benefits:

  • Open air mesh: Highly breathable and fast-drying
  • Minimal anatomical support strapping: Provides support and comfort
  • Bilateral stretch panels: For comfort and fit
  • High rebound light-weight midsole: Offers firm cushioning
  • Biomechanical forefoot plate and flex grooves: Increases communication between foot and the ground
  • Low-profile blown rubber heel: Provides a lightweight outsole
  • Forefoot Action/Reaction Technology™: Absorbs and then returns your own energy back to you allowing a boost of forward energy with every single stride you take
Product NWT134 Review

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Mens Newton Running Distance Running Shoe
 
4.5

(based on 11 reviews)

91%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Comfortable (9)
  • Fast (9)
  • Breathable (8)
  • Cushions impact (6)
  • Lightweight (6)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Road running (8)
    • Sizing:
    • Feels full size too small

       

      Feels half size too small

       

      Feels true to size

       

      73% 

      (8 reviews)

      Feels half size too big

       

      Feels full size too big

       
    • Width:
    • Feels too narrow

       

      Feels true to width

       

      100% 

      (11 reviews)

      Feels too wide

       
    • Arch Type:
    • Average arch (8), High arch (3)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Enthusiast (10)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (10)

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4.0

Ease into these

By Zenos Yakecen

from Ashburn, VA

About Me Avid Athlete

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Fast
  • Lightweight

Cons

  • Transition

Best Uses

  • Endurance Training

Comments about Mens Newton Running Distance Running Shoe:

I like the fit and feel. However, this is my first time running with Newtons. I did one run in them - about 6 miles - and had some ankle and foot issues later in the day. Because I have a race coming up, I'm not risking using them more. So, time will tell how much I like them. But I will warn others to take the transition slow.

  • Sizing:
  • Feels true to size
  • Width:
  • Feels true to width
  • Arch Type:
  • Average Arch
  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
4.0

Good shoe for racing

By Nomad

from Texas

About Me Avid Athlete

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Breathable
  • Comfortable
  • Cushions Impact
  • Durable
  • Fast
  • Good Traction

Cons

  • A bit heavy
  • Expensive

Best Uses

  • Road Running

Comments about Mens Newton Running Distance Running Shoe:

Best shoe for triathlon (iron distance); off the bike, eases the "hotspots" on the metatarsals; for marathons or ultras, there are better shoes, but each tool for a different purpose ...

  • Sizing:
  • Feels true to size
  • Width:
  • Feels true to width
  • Arch Type:
  • Average Arch
  • Was this a gift?:
  • No
 
5.0

Better support than older models

By Kid Canada

from Nashville, TN

About Me Avid Athlete

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Breathable
  • Comfortable
  • Cushions Impact
  • Fast
  • Good Traction
  • Lightweight

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Road Running

    Comments about Mens Newton Running Distance Running Shoe:

    Buy a half size up from your previous Newton shoes. Other than that, they will fit and feel the same (which is awesome).

    • Sizing:
    • Feels half size too small
    • Width:
    • Feels true to width
    • Arch Type:
    • Average Arch
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No
     
    5.0

    I love this shoe

    By 2old2slow

    from Bend, OR

    About Me Avid Athlete

    Pros

    • Breathable
    • Comfortable
    • Cushions Impact
    • Fast
    • Lightweight

    Cons

    • Wears Out Quickly

    Best Uses

    • Road Running

    Comments about Mens Newton Running Distance Running Shoe:

    After running in Newtons for 3 years, I was a bit bummed with their ability to handle even the light trails around my place in Bend, OR (I was partially tearing off the lugs), so I tried a few different shoes with the hope of replacing my Newtons. Needless to say, I returned to Newton, as they're fast and comfortable shoes for runs (for me) up to 10 miles. I'm a 6'4", 175 lb. triathlete, so I'm not a fly weight road runner. After minimal adaptation (sore calves), these shoes have helped me stay healthy and get faster (they don't seem to like to go much over 7'/mile pace).

    • Sizing:
    • Feels true to size
    • Width:
    • Feels true to width
    • Arch Type:
    • High Arch
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No
     
    5.0

    Everyone should run in Newtons

    By Ben

    from OC, CA

    About Me Avid Athlete

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Breathable
    • Comfortable
    • Durable
    • Fast
    • Lightweight

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Endurance Training

      Comments about Mens Newton Running Distance Running Shoe:

      I usually wear a 10.5 in Newton shoes, including the last model of the Distance. Needed an 11 this time as the show is just a bit more narrow. I just put 50 miles on them last week and they're up to par with everything Newton makes. Great shoe.

      • Sizing:
      • Feels half size too small
      • Width:
      • Feels true to width
      • Arch Type:
      • Average Arch
      • Was this a gift?:
      • No
       
      2.0

      I did not "get" these shoes

      By Rich

      from Raleigh, NC

      About Me Avid Athlete

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Fast
      • Lightweight

      Cons

      • Uncomfortable

      Best Uses

        Comments about Mens Newton Running Distance Running Shoe:

        I wanted to try these shoes because I had a coupon, they are expensive, and I've heard great things about them. But the big chunky tread at the front of the foot was uncomfortable for me. I consider myself a midfoot striker and after a 6-8 mile run these really started to hurt my feet, especially the balls of my feet, even though I do not land on the balls of my feet. My legs and knees were more sore than usual too. I returned these for another pair of Brooks PureFlows which I've ran a marathon and two halves in.

        • Sizing:
        • Feels true to size
        • Width:
        • Feels true to width
        • Arch Type:
        • Average Arch
         
        5.0

        best shoe ever

        By Cassius Clay

        from San Diego, California

        About Me Avid Athlete

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Breathable
        • Comfortable
        • Fast
        • Lightweight

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Road Running

          Comments about Mens Newton Running Distance Running Shoe:

          This is a great light weight racer or trainer. From 5k to Marathon. The faster you go the faster it feels.

          • Sizing:
          • Feels true to size
          • Width:
          • Feels true to width
          • Arch Type:
          • Average Arch
          • Was this a gift?:
          • No
           
          5.0

          going the distance

          By MicahV

          from east cnetral coast, Fl

          About Me Casual/ Recreational

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Breathable
          • Comfortable
          • Cushions Impact
          • Fast

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Road Running

            Comments about Mens Newton Running Distance Running Shoe:

            I sue this shoe for my runs over 8 miles the extra cushioning is a big plus along with the fact that it has a minimal drop. the shoe will log a few more miles than my shorter distance shoes. only con is that they do seem to hold a lot of sweat in the soles but what doesn't in a Florida summer or fall or spring :)

            • Sizing:
            • Feels true to size
            • Width:
            • Feels true to width
            • Arch Type:
            • Average Arch
            • Was this a gift?:
            • No
             
            5.0

            Great Shoe

            By Mark T

            from Laguna Niguel

            About Me Avid Athlete

            Pros

            • Breathable
            • Comfortable
            • Cushions Impact

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Road Running

              Comments about Mens Newton Running Distance Running Shoe:

              I have run in Newtons for about 3 years, I started with the Isaac and moved to the Gravity and now to the Distance. I run around 30-40 miles a week and I'm not a 'little' guy around 210lbs 6'0". I initially moved to Newtons because of Achilles issues running heel/toe in New Balance around 25 miles a week for years. The transition did take me a long time (around 6 months to get back to speeds I used to run), but I've been relatively injury free since the move. I really enjoy the Distance shoes as the elimination of the extra padding on the heel really seems to make my running much more comfortable.
              About the only complaint I have about the shoe is that if you run 'off-road' the material is very porous and you will get sand and dirt in your shoes so I'd recommend them for road/pavement and light off-roading at best. They are pretty much the only shoes I wear anymore, when they wear out (I usually rotate 2/3 pairs at a time) I wear them for cross training or walking around with my family.
              I recommended them to my wife who also made the switch, she initially ran too much on new shoes, but after taking a step back and easing into them she's on-board as well.

              • Sizing:
              • Feels full size too small
              • Width:
              • Feels true to width
              • Arch Type:
              • Average Arch
              • Was this a gift?:
              • No
               
              4.0

              Delivers as advertised.

              By W

              from Chicago

              About Me Avid Athlete

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Breathable
              • Comfortable
              • Cushions Impact
              • Good Traction

              Cons

              • Wears Out Quickly

              Best Uses

              • Road Running

              Comments about Mens Newton Running Distance Running Shoe:

              I've been wearing Newtons for 5 or 6 years and will continue. At 30-40 miles per week I need a new pair about every 3 months

              • Sizing:
              • Feels true to size
              • Width:
              • Feels true to width
              • Arch Type:
              • High Arch
              • Was this a gift?:
              • No
               
              5.0

              Awesome shoe-Awesome Company!!!

              By Paul

              from Murrieta, CA

              About Me Avid Athlete

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Comfortable
              • Fast
              • Great feel
              • Natural Shoe

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Road Running

                Comments about Mens Newton Running Distance Running Shoe:

                I have been a HUGE proponent of Newton ever since I "converted" to the natural running style. This is an update on an already stellar shoe. The profile is slightly lower which makes this version even better. The feel, the support are nearly perfect and I highly recommend this shoe along with any other shoe produced by Newton. I have purchased 11 pairs and each pair has not let me down!

                • Sizing:
                • Feels true to size
                • Width:
                • Feels true to width
                • Arch Type:
                • High Arch
                • Was this a gift?:
                • No

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