• 23-MAY-2022

New Balances Officially Unveils the TWO WXY V2 ‘Neon Lights’ Colorway

The Second Iteration of the New Balance Basketball Shoe Comes Packed with Tech for Ultimate On-Court Performance

Boston, MA - May 23, 2022 - Today, Global athletic leader New Balance, officially announced the release of the TWO WXY V2, the second iteration of the highly technical basketball shoe. The TWO WXY V2 comes packed with new technology to enhance performance on both ends of the court.

Worn on-court this season by versatile NBA All-Stars Zach LaVine and Dejounte Murray as well as Aaron Nesmith and Darius Bazley, the TWO WXY V2 is hyper-engineered for the positionless player.

The upper of the TWO WXY V2 features the new Fitweave Light, a lightweight woven textile that provides an adaptive stretch and support where players need it. Sitting on a FuelCell Foam midsole for the ultimate in underfoot responsiveness technology seen across New Balance performance models – and proprietary Abzorb DRS (Dynamic Response System) for improved cushioning, the TWO WXY V2 delivers responsive court feel, and impact protection for explosive movement.

“We’re really excited about the innovative technology packed into this performance basketball shoe,” says Trent Casper, GM of New Balance Basketball and Lifestyle Concepts. “Our goal was to build off of the TWO WXY we know and love and create a new, dynamic performance-driven shoe, under the FuelCell platform, that provides our athletes with the tools to perform at the highest level.”

 The TWO WXY V2 will be available on May 27, 2022. For more details and to purchase, visit www.newbalance.com.

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