New Balance Fresh Foam 1080 v11


The men's New Balance Fresh Foam 1080v11 delivers premium cushion and top-notch performance to enhance your training.

New Balance loaded the new 1080v11 with a full-length Fresh Foam midsole. The choice cushion feels soft and bouncy under your feet, and it provides the smoothest ride at any distance or pace.

Designers knit a dynamic upper for zones of stretch and structure. The stretchiness in the toe box accommodates different foot shapes, while the structured midsole ensures a locked-in fit.

In the New Balance Fresh Foam 1080v11 review, Fleet Feet runners say the Ultra Heel design feels like it molds around your foot for a good fit, and the soft cushioning remains lightweight for an easy ride.

Tech specs

New Balance Fresh Foam 1080v11


8.1 oz (W), 9.3 oz (M)


8 mm




Everyday training


Road, track

What’s New + -

New Balance updated the knit upper with a little more structure to give your foot some extra support around the edges of the footbed. But the buttery ride didn’t change thanks to the full-length Fresh Foam midsole.

What It’s Best For + -

The 1080v11 is ideal for any type of training. From easy miles to hard workouts, the 1080 is comfortable and versatile.

What We Love + -

The Fresh Foam midsole shines again in the 1080v11. The cushioning is really light and super bouncy, giving you a ride that works for any distance.

New Balance Fresh Foam 1080v11 Review:

The Fresh Foam midsole in the New Balance 1080v11

The 1080 legacy continues with New Balance's updated iteration of a cushiony classic. An updated upper for added support meshes (pun intended) with the soft and supportive Fresh Foam midsole.

Fleet Feet reviewers took to the streets to put the 1080v11 to work. Here's what they thought.

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Reviews (6)

5 out of 5 stars.

5/5 on 6 total reviews

Ken England Verified Buyer
5 out of 5 stars.
Doctor recommended Shoe.

The shoe was recommended to me by my podiatrist for planters fasciitis. All I can say is it that she was awesome and enabled me to be active while having plantars fasciitis

Trevor Verified Buyer
5 out of 5 stars.
1080 v11 review

Absolutely love these shoes. Soft enough to be comfortable the entire run but stiff enough to feel like it has support and will last several hundred runs!! Love them would get them over and over!!

Antonio Milli Verified Buyer
5 out of 5 stars.
Fresh Foam 1080 v11

Great running shoes, best running shoes I ever had, feels like you running on air.

Steve Husband Verified Buyer
5 out of 5 stars.
Great fit and feel!

The New Balance Fresh Foam 1080 v11 is the best running show I've worn. The fit and feel are great. I run 7-8 miles each day, and I look forward to each run everyday. Thank you Fleet Feet for sending me a gem!

Brian Holck Verified Buyer
5 out of 5 stars.
Really nice shoes

I bought these when I returned some NB 860s that the souls wore out in like 50 miles just running on the streets. These are great. The souls are sturdy, but the shoe is SUPER COMFORTABLE. Soft, smooth feel inside, really nice. I wear these every other time I run. My other shoes are Brooks ghost 13. These are softer than those. I run 7 miles every other day.

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