The legendary Made in USA 990 series comes full circle with the newest release from New Balance! The Lace Up for the Cure® edition of the women's 990 features a Komen-themed classic design with a universal appeal, from its premium pigskin upper with mesh inserts for breathability to the stability-enhancing ABZORB® midsole plus ENCAP to promote a healthy gait. Whether you're running five miles a day or rushing from class to class on your feet, the seriously comfortable 990 takes you everywhere in timeless casual style.New Balance will contribute 5% of the suggested retail price of sales from the Lace Up for the Cure® Collection with a guaranteed minimum donation of $500,000 each year to Susan G. Komen® through 2014. The Running Ribbon and Lace Up for the Cure® are registered trademarks of Susan G. Komen®.12 mm drop: due to variances created during the development and manufacturing processes, all references to 12 mm drop are approximateBlown rubber forefootDual-density Collar uses both a softer density foam against the foot for cushioning, and a firmer density foam for supportIn 2015, 2016 and 2017, New Balance shall contribute 5% of the MSRP of each product sold from New Balance's Lace Up for the Cure® Collection to Susan G. Komen, with a guaranteed minimum donation for $500,000 each year. For more information, visit www.komen.org.Medicare / HCPCS code = A5500, may be eligible for Medicare reimbursementPigskin/mesh upperReflective detailing enhances your visibilityWe are proud to be the only major company to make or assemble more than 4 million pairs of athletic footwear per year in the USA, which represents a limited portion of our US sales. Where the domestic value is at least 70%, we label our shoes Made in the USA.