The thisisneverthat x New Balance 2002R ‘The 2022 Downtown Run’ reunites the partner brands on the retro-inspired lifestyle runner. Similar to the Korean label’s dual 2002R colorways from 2020 . this pair features a neutral palette . highlighted by a grey mesh upper with tonal nubuck overlays. Navy leather detailing provides contrasting hits of color . while cracked grey leather on the collar and tongue amplify the shoe’s aged aesthetic. The sneaker is mounted on an N-ergy midsole with ABZORB SBS cushioning in the heel.