The ultra heel design hugs the back of the foot for a snug, supportive fit in the Grey / Black New Balance Fresh Foam Beacon v2 men's neutral cushioned running shoes. The Fresh Foam Beacon v2 men's running shoe delivers an incredibly cushioned underfoot feel in a shockingly lightweight package. The updated engineered knit upper is soft and breathable in the forefoot, with a new Ultra Heel construction for a sleek rearfoot fit. Underfoot, strategically placed rubber pods offer targeted durability in high-abrasion areas. The Fresh Foam Beacon v2 men's running shoe is inspired by the runner who wants lightweight, high-performing cushioning.