Your next go-to trail running favorite, the New Balance Summit Q.O.M. GTX trail running shoes hold a plethora of technologies to make your journey the best one yet. Protective elements like the ROCKSTOP plate and ToeProtect at the front prevent stubbing and bruising of toes from rocks and trail debris. With added midfoot support and a lightweight package, trail runners get the best of both worlds, stability without feeling like theyre running in boots. Upper: Features a breathable mesh that offers flexibility and improved ventilation. Reflective elements at the tongue offer enhanced visibility in low-light conditions. Updated with Gore-Tex® material application on the upper, protecting against rugged terrain. Midsole: Structured midfoot support provides better stability on uneven ground. Rock Stop plate protects the foot from rocks and rugged terrain. Outsole: Vibram® outsole material provides maximum surface contact and multi-directional traction.