Here's what other sites are saying:
The New Balance Women's WR993GL Running Shoe is the New Balance heritage stability running shoe provides a stable platform and a smooth transition.Single density polyurethane and blown rubber outsole.ABZORB DTS Dynamic Transition System combines ABZORB foam and ABZORB SBS to provide optimal cushioning and a smooth transition on heel strike.ABZORB SBS engineered non cellular elastomer designed to provide optimal shock absorption and no compression set.ACTEVA 12% lighter than standard midsole foam with Dupont Engage for exceptional durability.Ndurance rubber compound for maximum durability in high wear areas.Weight: 10.4 oz.
- Campmor refers to the men's version
New Balance engineered the Men's 993 Trail Running Shoe for the long haul, which translates into far more comfortable long-distance training runs. Lightweight, cushy ABZORB and ACTEVA components maintain a supportive structure without weighing your shoe down.
- Backcountry.com refers to the men's version
An update to the 992, the 993 is lighter and features an Acteva midsole that helps the shoe last longer. Designed for superior cushioning and comfort, these running shoes offer a smooth ride mile after mile. Special cushioning Abzorb® SBS technology in the forefoot reduces pounding. Rugged leather-and-mesh upper and long-wearing blown-rubber outsole. Still made right here in New England.
- L.L.Bean refers to the men's version
A heritage shoe built for the mild to moderate overpronator when your relationship requires a combination of comfort and stability.
- Ramsey Outdoor refers to the men's version