Five Fingers Shoes- “Walk Barefoot Wear FiveFingers” a nice tag line for a new kind of shoe that will keep your foot to move in a more natural and healthy way. A Vibram FiveFingers shoes, which are athletic footwear with toe slots, the only footwear to offer the exhilarating joy of going barefoot with the protection and sure-footed grip of a Vibram sole.
A sales associate at Appalachian Outdoors, said that in about three months, the store has sold more than 200 pairs of the shoes. Jen-Watts Matisse, buyer for the store, said that for most shoes, 10 to 20 pairs are ordered when restocking, but for FiveFingers Shoes, they have had to order 50 for each restock.
A customer from Lebanon even took a picture of his foot in the shoe, e-mailed it to his family back in Lebanon and proceeded to purchase eight pairs for them the next day, he said.
FiveFingers Shoes connects you to the earth and your surroundings in a way that is simply not possible in conventional shoes. It puts you in touch with the earth beneath your feet and liberates you to move in a more natural, healthy way. FiveFingers stimulate the muscles in your feet and lower legs to build strength and improve range of motion. Our customers report an increased sense of balance, greater agility, and visibly improved posture.
FiveFingers Shoes has a variety of designs to cover the wide range of activities you would rather do barefoot—everything from fitness training and yoga, to running and trekking, to kayaking and sailing. Discover a level of performance and a connection to your environment that is positively without peer.