Having a High Arched foot means that you need shoes that offer specific support and arch support for this arch type.
New Balance offers some exceptional shoe models and ranges that offer just the right support and comfort for a high arched foot.
High Arches and How They Affect Your Feet
When you have a high arch, your weight is concentrated on your heels and the balls of your feet, which also decreases your feet’ natural ability to absorb shock properly.
High Arches can lead to quite a few issues and complications such as;
- Stiffness in the legs, feet and tightness in the Calf Muscles.
- Plantar Fasciitis is a condition causing Heel Pain.
- Achilles Tendinitis a Condition that results in Pain and Inflammation of the Achilles tendons.
- There will be Stiffness and inflexibility in the arches.
- You may see Corns and Callouses from Pressure on some regions of the foot.
- Excessive Pronation.
How do New Balance Shoes Support a High Arched Foot
New Balance Shoes can greatly Help to provide support and comfort to a high arched foot;
- Arch Support – Effective Arch support features relieve extra pressure and impact from the foot’s heels and balls and distribute body weight evenly across the body.
- Cushioning and Shock Absorbency – Cushioning in the sole and midsole as well as in the heel and forefoot ensures better shock absorbency.
- Stability – Stability features help to prevent Overpronation and controls motion properly for better gait efficicnecy.
Features of a Good New Balance Shoe for High Arches
- Uppers -Synthetic or Genuine Leather, or Mesh uppers or a combination of both for improved ventilation and structural Integrity.
- Stability and Arch Support Features – ENCAP PU Ring and Core in the Heel and Sole, as well as a Stability Shank Offers excellent shock absorbency and stability along with good arch support.
- ACTEVA and Injection Molded EVA, AIMEVA or CUSH Midsole – The Midsole Technologies ensure optimal shock absorbency, support and cushioning in a high arched foot.
- NB response or Removable Insert – Most Models come with an energizing and cushioned insole insert or a removable insole that allows you the use of your own orthotic devices.
- Outsole – A blown rubber, AT tread or rubber outsole designed for running, walking or outdoor trails.
- Colors and Widths – All New Balance shoe models are available in different color options as well as Narrow, Medium, Wide and Extra Wide widths that you can choose from.
- Dual density Collar Foam and Padded Tongue – These designs allow for a more snug and comfortable fit and are usually both or only a foam padded collar in most shoe models.
- ABZORB Technology – This is a shock absorbing technology used in either the midsole or as a heel crash pad for optimal Impact protection.
Reviews: The Best New Balance Shoes for High Arches
Below are some of the best shoe models from New Balance which are ideal for High Arches;
Walking Shoes for High Arches
- Soft leather and textile and suede and textile uppers that are lightweight and breathable.
- The is an ABZORB midsole for shock absorbency and cushioning and a removable comfort insole.
- The Ndurance rubber outsole offers high abrasion resistance and excellent traction.
- This shoe is available in a few neutral color selections.
High Arch Shoe
- Soft and breathable Hypoknit flexible uppers for a sock-like fit.
- It comes with a Fresh foam shock absorbing midsole and padded insole.
- There are a Data-driven design and a durable rubber outsole.
- Available in a few color options to choose from.
Shoe for High Arches
- The uppers are made from soft and durable pigskin suede and mesh for breathability.
- Ther is ENCAP midsole technology for support and durability and an ENCAP ring from polyurethane with ethylene-vinyl acetate coring in the heel.
- The dual-density collar foam offers a more comfortable and snug fit.
- A durable rubber outsole ensures good traction.
Training Shoe for High Arches
- Durable leather and mesh uppers for breathability.
- A dual-density foam collar for a more comfortable fit.
- CUSH Midsole and NB ultra-soft insole for cushioned comfort and shock absorbency.
- The durable slip-resistant rubber outsole ensures excellent traction.
- This shoe is available in a few color selections.
High Arch Trail Running Shoe
- Features durable and hard-wearing leather uppers and a durable high abrasion resistant Trail specific rubber outsole.
- There is an ACTEVA midsole for shock absorbency and AT tread on the outsole.
- Inside is an NB response 2.0 comfort-cushioned insert.
- A durable and lightweight Trail walking and running shoe.
Training Shoe for High Arches
- Synthetic leather puppets that are durable and breathable.
- A REVlite midsole foam and NB Memory Foam insert for cushioning and shock absorbency.
- The insole is removable, allowing you the use of your own orthotics.
- There is also a durable high traction rubber outsole.
- Choose between a few color options in this shoe range.
High Arch Running Shoe
- There is a Data inspired upper design with textiles that adapt to your feet’ shape and movement.
- The Injection Molded EVA is durable and absorbs shock.
- There is also an NB response comfort insert.
- The rubber outsole is durable and ensures excellent traction.
Higher Arch Support Shoes
- The shoe has the ideal 10mm drop for a running shoe for high arches.
- There are a durable rubber outsole and supportive FRESH FOAM midsole.
- The uppers are lightweight and breathable with engineered Hypoknit construction for a stretchable fit.
- You can also choose from a few color ranges in this model.
Running Shoe for High Arches
The New Balance 680V6 is a neutral running and walking shoe that offers excellent cushioning and support ideal for persons with a High Arch.
- The synthetic upper stretch and breath quite well.
- There is an NB response insert for cushioning and comfort.
- The Injection Molded EVA ABZORB technology midsole ensures superb shock absorbency and bounces back.
- The No-Swe material application also means less friction irritation.
Index Table: Top Rated New Balance Shoes for High Arches
|No.||Shoe||Men ♂||Women ♀||Features||Brand||Score|
|1||New Balance® - Walking Shoes for High Arches||MW840V4||WW840V4||New Balance||99|
|2||New Balance® - High Arch Shoe||1080V10||1080V10||New Balance||98|
|3||New Balance® - Shoe for High Arches||990V5||990V5||New Balance||97|
|4||New Balance® - Training Shoe for High Arches||MW608V5||WW496V3||New Balance||97|
|5||New Balance® - High Arch Trail Running Shoe||MT410V5||WT410V5||New Balance||95|
|6||New Balance® - Training Shoe for High Arches||Feulcore Nitrel V1||Fuelcore Nergize V1||New Balance||98|
|7||New Balance® - High Arch Running Shoe||520V6||520V6||New Balance||96|
|8||New Balance® - Higher Arch Support Shoes||880V10||880V10||New Balance||96.8|
|9||New Balance® - Running Shoe for High Arches||680V6||680V6||New Balance||98|
Table of Contents
- High Arches and How They Affect Your Feet
- How do New Balance Shoes Support a High Arched Foot
- Features of a Good New Balance Shoe for High Arches
- Reviews: The Best New Balance Shoes for High Arches
- Walking Shoes for High Arches
- High Arch Shoe
- Shoe for High Arches
- Training Shoe for High Arches
- High Arch Trail Running Shoe
- Training Shoe for High Arches
- High Arch Running Shoe
- Higher Arch Support Shoes
- Running Shoe for High Arches
- Index Table: Top Rated New Balance Shoes for High Arches