Offering a low profile ride for a better feel of the court, the 851 was engineered with our premier ACTEVA ULTRA LITE cushioning compound. It is New Balance lightest weight performance tennis shoe yet. This sneaker has a molded "N" logo and a low profile style. It has a long-wear drag tip and nylon shank. The premium insert and Acteva Ultra lite ensure a comfortable fit. The outsole is a cool non-marking Herringbone.