Fit Tip: Length - true to size. Width - Medium. Arch - Slightly low. Little to no break-in. Last - PL-12 (More Modern/Sleeker Fit)The New Balance 696 court shoe features a leather/mesh upper with houndstooth detailing, an all-over herringbone outsole with Ndurance for superior performance and an ABZORB foam midsole for superior shock absorption.