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Commerce. Vibram Fivefinger KSO Trek

In commerce. on January 30, 2011 at 4:47 pm

These are the Vibram KSO Treks a revolutionary shoe that is as comfortable as they are eye catching. There are a few more models for men and women you can check them out  here.

Here is some information on the technology behind the shoe:

The typical human foot is an anatomical marvel of evolution with 26 bones, 33 joints, 20 muscles, and hundreds of sensory receptors, tendons and ligaments. Like the rest of the body, to keep our feet healthy, they need to be stimulated and exercised.

Many experts believe the shoes we wear not only cast the foot in a protective form, but also weaken our foot and leg muscles, leaving them underdeveloped and more prone to injury. And while there are many occasions where traditional footwear is essential for protection, safety, and security, it is equally important to stimulate and exercise the foot in a more natural state on a regular basis.

That’s why we recommend wearing FiveFingers for exercise, for play, and for fun. Stimulating muscles in your feet and lower legs will not only make you stronger and healthier, it improves your balance, agility and proprioception.

Via Vibrams.co.uk

 

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