New Balance Numeric takes the vulc to bold new places. Built for those who eat, sleep and breathe skateboarding, the 272 delivers everything you need in a durable skate shoe, while maintaining classic NB heritage in its design. That vulcanized sole gives you that built-in comfort while this beauty boasts a thin insole for incredible board feel. Check out the unique vaulted heel structure to support and disperse impact. Wonder at the rubber heel overlay that offers additional stability. Fall in love with the rubber toe underlayer that keep the flick trick after trick. The 272 goes, and those who know will go along with it.