World Class Unique Footwear for Fitness Enthusiasts – Five Fingers Shoes

Vibram Fivefingers Bikila Sports Shoes

All those who think running shoes for jogging as well for gym workout is ideal, then you need to think again. Our feet are naturally made to walk, run and do other physical exercise relating to legs. Shoes that give it an unnatural posture or shape to the feet can lead to injury and discomfort. Keeping this in mind many shoe manufacturing companies have come up with a unique idea of inventing a shoe that has a natural shape like the toes and the sole of human feet. These are popularly called as … [Read more...]

Shoes that work you out

Chaco ZX/2 Vibram Yampa

Just because you're working out doesn't mean you don't still want to wear cute shoes, but the right shoes for the gym or your favorite outdoor activity require more than just a high score on the cute-o-meter. Active shoes need to offer support, keep your body mechanics safe, fit correctly and be comfortable and durable enough to wear for hours at a time. No matter how well made a shoe is, wearing the right shoe for the right activity is the key to comfort and support. Chaco The Chaco … [Read more...]

Vibram FiveFingers Komodo Sport LS

It's been over a year since I last wrote about Vibram Five Fingers, and although I still wouldn't be caught dead in them, I have been seeing more and more people wear the ugly Vibram Shoes so figured a new post was due. I can't say I've seen anyone here in hickville (aka Northeast Nebraska) wear them, but I always see a couple of guppies (or yuppies maybe) wearing them at conferences that I attend. Either they really, really like how they simulate walking barefoot (and are known to stimulate … [Read more...]

Celebrities may wear Vibram Five Fingers Shoes, but I still don’t.

Now, pink may be favorite color, and I love Mary-Jane style shoes, but I still wouldn't be caught dead wearing these Vibram FiveFingers Women's Sprint shoes. Many have tried to convince me how comfortable (and stimulating and fun and healthy, yadda, yadda, yadda) Vibram Five Fingers are, but I just absolutely cannot stand things between my toes. I rarely even wear flip-flops for that same reason. Recently the fad of Fivefingers has caught on to celebrities, as seen below... Pictures … [Read more...]

Vibram FiveFingers Barefoot Shoes

I first wrote about Vibram FiveFingers Barefoot Shoes over two and half years ago. Since then they have released both Men's and Women's versions and styled them up a bit... Vibram FiveFingers KSO Barefoot Shoe (Men's, shown left in Blue/Grey/Camo) $84.95 from RockCreek.com Vibram FiveFingers KSO Barefoot Shoe (Women's, shown right in Grey/Fuschia/Grey) $84.95 from RockCreek.com The Barefoot shoe is based on the age old concept that being barefoot helps your balance, your connection … [Read more...]