Be bold and stand out with the striking new silhouette of the New Balance Cypher, a mid-cut running shoe that delivers a secure fit and comfortable cushioning from mile one until you're done. The Cypher's bootie-construction upper wraps the foot for a snug, barely there feel, while the mid cut stabilizes the ankle and protects you from debris and bad weather. The Cypher finishes with a ripple traction pattern that delivers dependable traction on any surface, so you can focus on what matters most — becoming a better runner than you were yesterday. Bootie construction wraps and moves with the foot for a snug, sock-like fit that moves with you as you run. Mid-cut silhouette provides secure ankle support and protection against rain, snow, and debris. Speed lacing system for easy on and off when you're on the run. EVA midsole for soft, responsive cushioning with every step. Ripple outsole traction pattern for dependable grip on any surface.