New to New Balance's most famous data-driven cushioning line is the Fresh Foam Beacon. This silhouette is supported by ample midsole height for a soft, incredibly lightweight ride. The engineered mesh upper highlights a cool texture while remaining breathable to help your feet stay secure, comfortable, and stylish. Women's Neutral Cushioned. Type: Cushioning. Weight: 177 grams (6.2 oz.). 6 mm drop: due to variances created during the development and manufacturing processes, all references to 6 mm drop are approximate. Engineered knitsynthetic upper. The Fresh Foam innovative midsole is created from a single piece of foam that provides a plush, more natural ride. Imported.