Share It To Win It

STEP 1 Sign In Sign in with Facebook Sign in with Google or You are successfully registered for the giveaway.   STEP 2 Scroll down and start sharing! Share The Lightweight Packable Sport Sandal – Men’s Share The Lightweight Packable Sport Sandal – Women’s Share The Lightweight Performance Recreation Sandal – Men’s Share The Lightweight… Read more

The “Tempurpedic Explanation” for barefoot running

You’ll enjoy this great talk with Josh Hewett from where we cover: The top problems people have when trying barefoot running (and their solutions) The three key moves that let you easily and comfortably run barefoot The 4 types of barefoot runners — knowing which you are changes EVERYTHING Why “minimalist” shoes are not… Read more

I woke up with plantar fasciitis… or did I?

It happened this morning. I woke up, took one step out of bed, and felt the searing pain in my heel that’s a sure sign of plantar fasciitis. Clearly, all this barefoot running isn’t good for me and caused this horrible injury. Except that it didn’t! In fact, I’ve had a cold and barely been… Read more

Xero Hero – Marissa Ruxin

We’re thrilled to welcome Marissa Ruxin as a Xero Hero. Here’s her story: I ran track and cross country in high school and had to take a whole season off because I got stress fractures in both shins due to my running and the shoes that I wore. People were telling me to get special… Read more

Congrats to our Thankwansmaskaversary winners!

Congratulations to the winners in our Black Cyber Thankwansmaskaversary 6-year Anniversary Celebration giveaway! Lena and I are very touched by all the wonderful comments and feedback we’ve gotten, and can’t wait to see what the NEXT six years brings for Xero Shoes (we have BIG plans). Without further ado, the winners, selected randomly, are: $25… Read more

Lose Shoes Now. Ask Me How.

Tired of people asking the same ‘ole questions as you walk or run barefoot (or in Xero Shoes)? Well, how ’bout some shirts that do the speaking for you? I’ve got a series of them planned out…  here’s the first two (one “generic” and one Xero). Click on the image to order… Oh, and you… Read more

The Barefoot Running world has lost a true friend

There are a number of semi-celebrities in the barefoot running world (that is, famous in the niche, but not necessarily well known to the general public). But there’s one man whose influence and value to those of us who support and benefit from natural movement eclipses all the celebs combined. His name is Bill Katovsky… Read more