New Balance® Roav V3

The expected release date for the New Balance Roav V3 is on June 23, 2023.

The New Balance Roav V3 will have the following main updates:

  • The New Balance Fresh Foam Roav V3 will be a comfortable and very lightweight running shoe.
  • It will come in some new eye-catching and fashionable designs,
  • There will be an affordable price tag.
  • Besides light running, it will be the perfect gym, training, and walking shoe all in one.

Previous model of the Roav:
The New Balance Roav V2 release date was on April 26, 2022.

Latest Version of the New Balance Roav


New Balance Roav



  • The MSRP (Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price) for the New Balance Fresh Foam Roav V3 will be $85.
  • The shoe will be affordable and comfortable for everyday wear.

Arch support and pronation controlArch Support and Pronation Control

  • The New Balance Roav v3 will be a daily wear shoe that offers excellent neutral support.
  • The lightweight and comfortable cushioning will be ideal for neutral and high arches.
  • It will be suited for all levels of pronation in a light form.


  • Ideally suited for regular surfaces.
  • The new model will be called a road running shoe.
  • However, it will work well on gym floors and treadmills, in turn.


  • The new model will be suitable for daily wear among other users.
  • It will be the perfect light running, jogging, and training shoe.


  • Overall in terms of durability, there seem to be no complaints expected as there will be some improvements.
  • The outsole will likewise offer excellent durability.

Fit and SizingFit and Sizing

  • The fit will be medium to wide, as with most New Balance shoe models.
  • You will also be able to choose from wider-width models.


  • The weight for the men’s model will be 280 grams.
  • The weight for the ladies’ model will be 220 grams.
  • The weight will be quite solid and heavy.

Elevation of the New Balance Roav V3

Heel HeightHeel Height

  • There will be a heel height of around 30 mm or more.
  • The heel height will offer the light stability to be expected.

Forefoot HeightForefoot Height

  • The forefoot height will be around 22mm.
  • The forefoot will also offer light flexibility where needed.

Heel-to-Toe DropHeel-to-Toe Drop

  • A total heel-to-toe drop of around 8mm will be expected.
  • The drop will be perfect as an everyday wear, training, and jogging shoes.

Components of the New Balance Roav V3


  • The Outsole will still be a durable high traction rubber.
  • Outsole pods ensure better ground contact and cushioning.
  • There will be an 8 mm heel-to-toe drop in the new model.


  • The Midsole will be an updated Fresh foam high rebound cushioning midsole.
  • Inside you will still be able to enjoy the NB cushioned insole.
  • There will also be supportive heel pillows to cushion your heel area.


  • The Fresh Foam Roav v3 will have a stylish knit uppers with leather details.
  • There will be a moisture-wicking interior lining and a comfortable padded collar.
  • The lace-up closure will allow for an adjustable fit.

New Balance® Roav vs. Nike® Epic React


New Balance Roav V3

About the Author

David Alegeta

David is a long-distance hiker, a writer and an editor whose favorite topics include backpacking and trail running. He is an adventure athlete who covered over 20,000 miles. He frequently speaks to groups about the benefits of proper footwear and has written numerous articles on this subject. He lives in Dallas, Texas with his family.