New Balance to celebrate Black History Month with new collection

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With Black History month approaching, American footwear and performance apparel brand New Balance will launch a BHM collection to celebrate the occasion.

Renowned for its blend of function and fashion, the brands trainers promote both performance technology and style, resulting in a large amounts of fans patiently waiting for any new drop.

Footwear retailer Finish Line announced the collection will include classic styles including the 850, 574, 997S and USA based basketball player, Kawhi Leonard’s OMN1S signature basketball trainer. All New Balance’s Black History Month collection come in shades of navy, grey, red, and gold. All four styles include red laces, while the 574, 997s, and 850 come with speckled detailing to catch the eye of avid footwear fans.

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While New Balance has yet to reveal this collection, Finish Line’s release calendar states a January 30 launch, in perfect timing for Black History Month’s Feb 1 launch and a week and a half after the celebration of Martin Luther King Day, which honours the achievements of the iconic Civil Rights Movement Leaders Dr. Martin Luther King.

The collection will be available to purchase on and in select New Balance stockists across the USA, and selected importer retailers in the UK.