The Stratford 533 began as a team model, but pro skateboarder PJ Ladd contributed so much to its design that it quickly became associated with him. Our best-selling style seemed destined to be his signature model with a few subtle tweaks, such as premium suede construction and unexpected design details.
Please Note: NB# are performance skate shoes and have a narrow fit. We recommend ordering 1/2 size bigger than you do in regular NB lifestyle shoes.
88% of customers say it fits small
The Stratford 533 is the first signature model from new balance numeric. Taking design cues from pro skateboarder PJ Ladd, this shoe features a low-profile silhouette, fresh colors and bold textures.
Closed cell polyurethane (PU) insert protection provides super impact protection and consistent fit
Genuine Gum rubber or N-durance® rubber outsole for superior grip and durability
Innovative REVlite midsole provides premium responsiveness and durability at a 30% lighter weight than other foams with comparable performance
Internal hidden toe protection for added durability
Laser perforations for breathability
N-Durance® rubber compound for maximum outsole durability
TPU bonded upper material for durability and performance