Best New Balance Shoes Reviewed & Rated for Quality
Criteria Used for Evaluation
The most common materials that shoes by this brand are made out of include, synthetic, rubber, TPU, and synthetic leather. With this, it is important to consider that the material quality will have different overall benefits as far as the product design.
Overall, as far as construction one of the most important aspects to consider is the outsole. The outsole guarantees maximum traction on the golf course and without a proper golf-friendly outsole, individuals will not make it near the golf course. With that, we want to move forward and talk about the insole and the comfort importance.
When selecting a quality product from this brand, the insole and the overall comfort is a crucial aspect to consider. The outside and inside of the shoe go hand and hand. There is no point in having a durable and high-quality exterior if the interior is made to be poor and of low quality. The reason being is that individuals will experience foot fatigue and not be able to perform as properly on the golf course. As far as the insole for this brand, individuals can expect a quality design due to their RevLite design which guarantees energy return, comfort, plush cushioning, and much more. This is only one of the many different insole design benefits from this brand. With that, we can guarantee that these shoes are of the best comfort. Lastly, if you are considering a specific shoe but what to add your own insole, ensure that the insole is removable.
As the next criteria on our list, we want to share that features to consider is an important aspect of selecting a quality product. As we said in the introduction, the features are determined by the specific design of the product. However, we want to share primary features and secondary features to consider when it comes to a particular golf shoe.
Cushioned for comfort.
Traction Bottom grip design.
Energy Return Padding.
Waterproof or Water Resistant.
Responsive Foot Placement.
As far as this criteria, we wanted to focus on cost and value. As individuals can tell, this is a universal aspect in all of our articles. Not only do we want to guarantee maximum benefits and features, but we want to ensure that each product is well worth the money. With that, this brand has a universal pricing scale when it comes to their products. Since their shoes tend to be around the same design, features, and benefits, the price is always around the same mark, ranging from $60 – $150. With this in mind, it is important to acknowledge that the price reflects the quality of the item as well.
Top 10 Picks
This brand is known for their expertise when it comes to shoe designs and material quality. With this, we only expect their products to be of the highest quality and we are eager to share the first item on the list from this brand. This is the New Balance Men’s NBG2004 Golf Shoe and here are two specific features to consider if you want this as a quality golf shoe. Let’s begin!Read more
What may be one of the most unique elements of this product is the exterior material quality. The material quality of this item is a high-quality leather exterior known as microfiber leather. With that, the exterior happens to be a premium and water-resistant material design that ensures maximum quality benefits.
Made for Golf
This quality shoe happens to be a great shoe that is specifically made for golfers. This item is made to be durable, made to be comfortable, and has quality golfing shoe benefits. The benefits include the fact that they are made to be high quality and comfortable. Alongside that, they have cleats on the bottom for traction. They also come with cushioning and a water-resistant design for rainy days.
Cost and Value
To discuss cost and value, we see this product as a high-quality value item that individuals will enjoy. This item is built to last, made to be durable, and has four color choices to choose from. With that, the material design comes in handy, specifically for the golf course. It is important to note that the price will vary depending on color and size, but they are well worth it.
2. NBG1701 Spiked
This quality shoe is a next-era design of comfort and durability for golfers that want a sporty shoe design. We want to share the New Balance Men’s NBG1701 Spiked and what individuals can expect. The design is made to be very high quality, last for many years to come, and be very comfortable for all day golfers. Here are two benefits of this shoe.Read more
Made For Golfers
This product, as expected by the name, is specifically made for golfers. This means that the design is highly comfortable, made to be course durable and offers some of the best grip available. With this, individuals can expect a very sporty look and design that is commonly expected from this brand and their products.
The spiked bottom design is a champ slim-lok spiked cleat design that happens to be removable. Individuals, if they wish, can easily remove the cleats from the bottom of the item as well as replace them easily and effortlessly in the case that they get damaged over time. Even when the cleats are off, the outsole is made to be high quality and offer excellent grip.
Cost and Value
In discussing cost and value, this item averages around the same price as one would expect from this brand. With this, the price is well worth it if you want excellent traction and golf shoe benefits. This item comes with fewer colors to consider, only two actually. With this, we recommend them if you want a sporty shoe design.
This next product is a sporty design from this brand with a very slim profile that makes it less bulky than other shoes and even more lightweight. We want to talk about the New Balance Men’s NBG574B shoe and two features individuals can expect of this item. Let’s begin!Read more
Top Mesh Area
This item is made to be breathable. The last two shoes lack a breathable design that ensures better foot comfort. Well, individuals can expect this product to be highly comfortable, even during hot and sweaty days. The mesh design ensures maximum comfort, maximum durability, and maximum quality benefits. With that, the top mesh area is designed to be durable and water-resistant as well.
This product comes with numerous quality benefits. One of these excellent benefits is the bottom plug design. The plugs on the bottom are specifically designed for individuals that want maximum traction on the golf course. With that, the plugs are made to be highly durable and allow for an individual to receive a quality footing when on the course, even on hills.
Cost and Value
As far as price for this item, it is a bit lower than other shoes by this brand, but it may due to the difference in design. This item does not have the cleat-bottom we have come to know from this brand and it happens to lack water-proof benefits. However, it is a very quality, lightweight and breathable product that is easy to walk in all day.
This sporty golf shoe brings modern benefits and design elements to a brand that is known for their sporty and traditional sport shoe designs. With a low-profile design and plenty of color choices to choose from, all with bright accents, this shoe is designed to stand out for the crowd. Here are two features to consider of this product, the New Balance Men’s Minimus.Read more
The design of this product is very unique and different. The design is a low-profile design that is also a water-resistant no-sew fit that allows for lightweight support. With this, it has a FantomFit upper that is made to be supportive and hug the foot while on the golf course. This allows for better foot placement alongside ankle placement and lightweight support.
Ortholite Insole Design
The insole is also one of the expert benefits of this product. The insole is known as an Ortholite insole that is designed to wick away moisture to keep a cool and dry interior feel. Overall, the insole is designed to be highly comfortable and highly durable as well, allowing for an all-day cushioning design.
Cost and Value
The real question is, “is this product for all day wear and tear?” We can say that it is! The reason being is that this specific style from this brand has a high-quality finish alongside unique design benefits and an overall quality design. It is comfortable, comes in a variety of color choices, and the low-profile design makes the sporty and modern, appealing to many different age groups. For the price, they are actually cheaper than other brands.
This next shoe blends what we have come to like about this brand, sporty appearance, and slim designs. This New Balance Men’s NBG518 is a blend of unique sporty benefits, alongside a comfortable heel to drop design that is well worth it. Here are two features of the New Balance Men’s NBG518 Golf Shoe and what individuals can expect.Read more
This product has a quality overlay design that ensures maximum durability and comfortable benefits. The overlay of this product is a durable and breathable mesh upper that is designed to be lightweight and allows for individuals to feel cool daily comfort. Therefore, the foot does not get overly hot after hours of use.
This product is made specifically for golfers. For the golfer in all of us that wants an excellent product that is comfortable and durable, this is it. This product is designed for golfers that want excellent on-the-course traction without cleats. The specific plug design guarantees all-day traction alongside plenty of comfort benefits. With this, individuals can expect the design if last the test of time.
Cost and Value
To discuss cost and value for this shoe, individuals can expect the price to be a bit higher than other shoes from the manufacturer. However, the design is one of the most appealing in the industry overall. The sporty but comfortable shoe design is low to the ground, has excellent traction, and ensures individuals will be comfortable all day long.
The first aspect to consider when we think of this particular shoe is that it is very bulky. If you are not a fan of the narrow or slim design and you want an authentic and traditional bulky shoe design, this is the product for you. We want to talk about two specific benefits of the New Balance Men’s 574 SL Golf Shoe and what individuals can expect when it comes to this product.Read more
Waterproof Microfiber Leather
This product, as we shared in product number one, comes with a quality leather exterior known as microfiber leather. This type of material ensures comfortable durability alongside a waterproof design that makes it a great product for every type of weather a golfer may encounter. The shoe is also scratch and dirt resistant due to this quality exterior.
The interior of this product has a high-quality midsole design that ensures maximum benefits and lightweight comfort. Alongside this, the midsole is a 10mm drop design from heel to toe that also allows for an individual to feel their ground clearance and traction more, while also allowing for better energy return and foot cushioning in the areas that are most important.
Cost and Value
To discuss price, benefits, and the value of this item, individuals can expect the exterior of this shoe to be more high quality than other shoes in the industry. With this, the cost is also a bit more expensive, but it is well worth it. The waterproof design, the upper, the lightweight cushioning, and the responsiveness ensure maximum durability and comfort.
This next product on our list is what we have come to know and appreciate this brand, taking simple designs to the next level. This is a comfortable and high-quality shoe that individuals will appreciate their superior comfort, overall design, and maximum durability. However, is the price tag worth the benefits? Let’s find out!Read more
Built To Last
This item is highly durable and built to last. The design is the premium water-resistant leather microfiber upper that we have talked about in various shoes on our list. However, this item also has quality stitching that ensures the product lasts the test of time and individuals can get the most from their shoe. This item also comes with the FantomFit support that ensures an ultralight step with heavy cushioning comforts.
The design of this product includes cleats on the bottom and a welded tongue construction. This design is ensuring to last the test of time and has some of the best and most excellent quality benefits to consider. The form fitted tongue ensures no blisters on the foot, while the cleats ensure maximum traction with every step.
Cost and Value
As far as price, value, and benefits, individuals are opting for one of the highest quality designs as far as golf shoes from this brand and any brand. The design is durable, ensures maximum longevity, is comfortable for all-day wear and tear and has a traction bottom so every step is a secure step in the right direction. It does only come in one color choice, but individuals can expect it to be well worth it.
8. Minimus SL
This next product is known as a fan favorite in the golf community due to the design and the overall benefits. We want to share the New Balance Men’s Minimus SL Golf Shoe and two features individuals can expect from this golf shoe design. Here are two benefits to consider.Read more
This product, as we have come to know, boasts this brand’s best feature of all, it is waterproof. This is due to the microfiber leather upper that is ultralight, comfortable, and designed to last. This microfiber not only serves the benefit of it being lightweight and waterproof, but it is easy to clean and does not get scratched easily.
The outsole of this product has a high-end feel and traction benefit. Although this product comes without cleats, it does have their NDurance spikeless rubber plugs, that are designed for traction benefits and energy return. With these plugs, individuals can expect better traction on the course as well as a more secure step.
Cost and Value
As far as cost and value, this item is worth it if you love the design of their Minimus series but want enhanced benefits and comfort. The price is standard of what we have come know from this brand. With three color choices to consider, we recommend this product if you want quality benefits and masterful build quality, stitching, and cushioning.
9. Minimus Tour
This product comes from the MInimus series but has a very different look and design from other shoes by this brand. We want to share the New Balance Men’s Minimus Tour Golf Shoe and two specific features that individuals can enjoy and expect from this shoe. Let’s begin!Read more
This product comes with a responsive comfort design known as REVlite. This is a specifically formulated insole from this brand that provides a high level of cushioning and premium responsiveness. Overall, the midsole allows for individuals to feel more secure on the golf course with each step that they take. With that, the cushioning allows for better all-day comfort and individuals feel less fatigue.
One of our favorite aspects of this brand as that they stand by their waterproof benefits. In fact, this item comes with a 2-year waterproof warranty that secures individuals will get the biggest value for their shoe. With that, part of the waterproof design is due to the quality stitching and waterproof upper and quality interior midsole.
Cost and Value
With three quality color choices, this is a great item to consider. The New Balance Men’s Minimus Tour Golf Shoe is excellent for individuals that want a golf shoe for a golf tour or want on the course traction and benefits. The overall design is built to last, it happens to be durable, and it is considered high quality and effective. Overall, the design is the biggest plus of this item.
10. NBG574 Spiked
As the last shoe on this quality list, we want to talk about the New Balance Men’s NBG574. This item comes with many of the excellent features we have come to know from this brand and individuals can expect this product to be masterful as far as design benefits and overall value. Here are two features if you are considering this golf shoe.Read more
This product comes with a seamless and easy to clean leather exterior. The exterior is known as a durable and comfortable exterior that is high end and boasts premium quality features. The microfiber exterior is also waterproof, and individuals can expect this product to have one of the highest water-proof ratings in the industry.
This shoe comes with a comfortable insole cushion design that allows for lightweight steps without losing traction. With this, the insole has a cool and dry comfort design that allows for moisture wicking benefits. Overall, the interior alongside the exterior enhances the overall value of the item.
Cost and Value
This product comes with three color choices to choose from, making it an excellent choice for any individual that wants a quality golf shoe. As far as price, it is not as costly as other items on this list and in the range of quality golf shoes, it has excellent benefits to consider that are synonymous when it comes to this brand.