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Finding minimalist shoe, you’d better to get xero shoes. This kind of shoes is produced by Feel the World. This type and brand design to walk and run without barefoot. The shoes have flexible and thin soles which feel like you don’t wear anything. Walking with these shoes is like you are wearing socks. Here are the history of the finding of the shoes and how the design of this sandal developed. If you have problems with your foot, you can try to use these shoes.
History of Xero Shoes
The idea of xero shoes was because of this history. Steven Sashen, a sprinter, came back to sport after having break for 30 years. After getting injured for two years, he joined a running club in Boulder which held locally. This running club is for the barefoot. He was suggested by his friend who gave him a book of Born to Run. After running barefoot, his injuries changed and got better. For his foot recovering, Sashen continued to have barefoot experience. Then he developed the sandal which is like Indian’s sandals. The sandal consists of thin rubber sole and nylon lace.
First try, Sashen made the xero shoes for his wife and the second pair is for him. Then Sashen was asked by his friends for the minimalist sandals. Moreover, in November 2009, Sashen and Phoenix established Feel the World. They organized the shoe making party which develops the do-it-yourself sandals. The shoes are just like barefoot sandal kits. They also produce the brand of Invisible Shoes. The previous shoes were improved by adding the bead stringing design. They got input from the previous designers who worked in Nike and Reebok. Then they developed the two sole thicknesses.
The company cooperates with Dennis Driscoll in August 2012 who has developed like Crocs, Avia, etc. As the chief development, he renamed the brand into the name of xero shoes in December 2012. They are selling through online shop. They give guarantee of more than 8,000 km. The company has sold more than 95,000 pairs of shoes with many kinds of designs and styles almost over 94 countries.
Xero shoes first design is Cherry. The shoe consists of a sole which is from think rubber and nylon laces. The complete retail variety developed by the designers with input. The designers had worked in Nike and Reebok. It enables the marketing of unique and new promotion on high abrasion rubber sole called FeelTrue. They are available with the original pre-shaped and sized sandal. The sandal designs are in two sole thicknesses. As the chief development, Dennis analyzed more than 4,000 foot customers.
Moreover, the company is accomplished as the most sandal companies. They provide more launching in October 2013 in more range. The company becomes more and more recognized by its comfortable. Moreover, the design and wear ability is the significance item for this company. Recently, the company developed more products including the sandal designs for sport. The xero shoes company also developed the toe post which is like more on traditional.