Amuri Venture Ready-to-Wear Men's Barefoot Sandals - Xero Shoes

Cloud/Venture Size Guide

Get the right size for your Amuri Cloud and Venture

Barefoot sandals don’t fit the same way as shoes, or other sandals. Just because you wear, say, a size 10 Nike Free, that doesn’t mean you’ll wear a size 10 Amuri Cloud or Venture (and, I’m willing to bet you have other shoes that are 9.5 or 10.5… so are you really a 10 😉 ?)

By following the instructions below, you’ll get the correct fit.

NOTE: Please follow these instructions to get the right fit

3 Simple Steps to the Correct Fit

1) Measure your foot

Measure your feet for huarache barefoot sandals

  • Place a piece of paper against a wall (if you have VERY large feet, use a piece of newspaper.
  • Place your foot on the paper, with your heel against the wall.
  • Make a mark on the paper at the furthest point away from the wall… this will either be just in front of your big toe or second toe
  • Take a ruler and measure from the edge of the paper to the mark you made.

Here’s a video showing the process

2. Check your measurement against the chart, below

This will give you a good idea of your size… but PLEASE follow the next step whenever possible.

3. Verify the correct fit by printing the size template and comparing it to your foot

Foot Length
Inches
Foot Length
millimeters
Men’s Women’s Print Template
Up to 8 7/8″ Up to 223mm 4 5 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
Up to 9 1/8″ Up to 231mm 5 6 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
Up to 9 1/2″ Up to 240mm 6 7 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
Up to 9 3/4″ Up to 248mm 7 8 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
Up to 10 1/8″ Up to 256mm 8 9 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
Up to 10 1/2″ Up to 265mm 9 10 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
Up to 10 3/4″ Up to 273mm 10 11 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
Up to 11 1/8″ Up to 281mm 11 12 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
Up to 11 1/2″ Up to 290mm 12 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
Up to 11 3/4″ Up to 300mm 13 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
Up to 12 1/8″ Up to 309mm 14 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template

Note: Print the templates at Actual Size or 100% Scale.

Here’s a video showing how to use the Template:

We want to make sure you get the correct size and enjoy your Xero Shoes. If you have any questions, call us at 303.447.3100 or email us

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The Lightweight Performance Recreation Sandal

4.46 out of 5 based on 35 customer ratings
(36 customer reviews)

$39.99

4.46 out of 5

The ready-to-wear barefoot sandal you can use for walking, hiking, yoga, working out, paddling, biking, even running 100-mile ultramarathons.

Do everything. Go everywhere. Naturally.

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Start enjoying your Xero Shoes just moments after they arrive in your mailbox.

Unlike our DIY kits, or even our Custom-Made Xero Shoes, the Amuri Venture is 100% ready-to-wear.

Why you’ll love the Venture:

  • Fun colors — Charcoal (with a reflective black toe lace), Royal Blue (with a reflective blue toe lace), and Tangerine.
  • Our exclusive FeelTrue® rubber outsoles, the only sole material made specifically for barefoot sandals. 5.5mm thick for great ground feel with the protection you want
  • Elegant contour to hold your foot, but without unnecessary support
  • Pre-laced — just slide in your foot and go
  • Patent-pending tension adjustment system — find the perfect fit in seconds, and then you can slide your Xeros on and off in a flash.
  • Super soft toe post — since the huaraches-inspired lacing goes around your entire foot, you don’t feel the toe post the way you do in a flip flop or other thong sandal
  • Super STRONG toe post — won’t pull through the sole like flip flops do
  • Heel cup — keeps your heel in place, helps keep out debris, and adds a splash of color
  • Nylon Achilles strap with Silicone grip — holds on securely and comfortably
  • Elevated ankle holes — the lace never touches the ground, and so it won’t abrade
  • 5,000 mile warranty! Wear out your Ventures in under 5,000 miles and we’ll replace them for the cost of shipping and handling (details here)

Get the right size for your Amuri Venture

Barefoot sandals don’t fit the same way as shoes, or other sandals. Just because you wear, say, a size 10 Nike Free, that doesn’t mean you’ll wear a size 10 Amuri Venture (and, I’m willing to bet you have other shoes that are 9.5 or 10.5… so are you really a 10 😉 ?)

By following the instructions below, you’ll get the correct fit for your Amuri Venture sandals.

NOTE: Please follow these instructions to get the right fit

3 Simple Steps to the Correct Fit

1) Measure your foot

Measure your feet for huarache barefoot sandals

  • Place a piece of paper against a wall (if you have VERY large feet, use a piece of newspaper.
  • Place your foot on the paper, with your heel against the wall.
  • Make a mark on the paper at the furthest point away from the wall… this will either be just in front of your big toe or second toe
  • Take a ruler and measure from the edge of the paper to the mark you made.

Here’s a video showing the process

2. Check your measurement against the chart, below

This will give you a good idea of your size… but PLEASE follow the next step whenever possible.

3. Verify the correct fit by printing the Amuri Venture size template and comparing it to your foot

Foot Length
Inches
Foot Length
millimeters
Men’s Print Template
Up to 9 1/8″ Up to 231mm 5 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
Up to 9 1/2″ Up to 240mm 6 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
Up to 9 3/4″ Up to 248mm 7 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
Up to 10 1/8″ Up to 256mm 8 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
Up to 10 1/2″ Up to 265mm 9 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
Up to 10 3/4″ Up to 273mm 10 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
Up to 11 1/8″ Up to 281mm 11 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
Up to 11 1/2″ Up to 290mm 12 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
Up to 11 3/4″ Up to 300mm 13 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template
Up to 12 1/8″ Up to 309mm 14 Barefoot Sandal Template Click to print Template

Note: Print the templates at Actual Size or 100% Scale.

Here’s a video showing how to use the Template:

How to adjust your Ventures for a perfect fit

Follow these simple video instructions to get the “just right” tension.

We want to make sure you get the correct size and enjoy your Amuri Ventures. If you have any questions, call us at 303.447.3100 or email us

FAQS

What’s the difference between the Amuri Venture and Cloud and your Kits?

The Amuri Venture and Cloud are ready-to-wear barefoot-inspired sandals. For our kits you, well, have to make them 😉

Both products use our exclusive FeelTrue® rubber, the only outsole product made specifically for barefoot style sandals.

The Venture’s sole is 5.5mm thick, compared to either 4mm or 6mm on the DIY kits. The Cloud has 3mm of Barefoam™ in the forefoot for a bit of extra comfort and lighter weight (the Clouds float!)

The Cloud and Venture have a soft toe post, so there’s no knot under your foot.

The Cloud and Venture have a simpler lacing system with a patent-pending adjustment technology that let’s you get a perfect fit in just seconds.

The ankle holes on the Cloud and Venture are raised off the ground so the lace can’t abrade.

The heel cup helps keep stuff from getting under your foot (not perfectly, of course), and keeps your heel in place.

Can I get the Venture in a 4mm sole?

The Venture is pre-made with a 5.5mm sole.

If you want something thinner, check out our 4mm Connect outsole on our DIY kit.

Can I change the laces on the Cloud and Venture?

We don’t currently have a way to let you select different laces when you order, but if you’re adventurous, you can buy extra laces and swap them out with the ones that come with your Clouds and Ventures. (It’s actually not that hard to do.)

How does the Venture compare to Luna Sandals?

The Sensori Venture uses our exclusive FeelTrue® rubber, the only outsole product made specifically for barefoot running sandals.

It has an unmatched 5,000 mile warranty.

The retail price is only $39.95.

There are a number of fun color options for the Sensori Venture, including 2 with reflective laces.

Our lacing system is patent-pending and easily adjustable.

The Venture’s silicone heel tube and ultra-soft toe post are really comfortable.

With elevated ankle holes, your laces never touch the ground, so they won’t wear out.

Our 5.5mm sole gives great ground-feel while still offering protection.

I don’t like things between my toes!

Okay, that’s not a question, but I’ll talk about it anyway 😉

Most people who say this are thinking of flip-flops. Xero Shoes are very different than flip-flops, and people who don’t like things between their toes are usually fine in Xero Shoes.

What’s the difference?

  • First, because of the heel strap, Xero Shoes stay on your foot comfortably, no matter what you’re doing with them. You don’t need to scrunch your toes to hold them on (like you do with a flip-flop).
  • Second, also because of the heel strap, you don’t need to jam your foot into the toe strap with every step (like a flip-flop)
  • Third… Speaking of the toe strap, it’s a soft, flexible bit of lace, not a hard rubber door stopper (like a you-know-what)
  • And finally, you can adjust the tension of the toe strap, unlike a… Well, you get the idea.

Can you really run in these things?

Tens of thousands of people all around the world of all ages use Xero Shoes for running… and walking, hiking, biking, camping, going to the beach, hitting the gym, doing yoga, even running 100-mile ultramarathons. Our former Customer Service Manager, Bill, ran from his house to the bus, from the bus stop to the office, back home, and then around with his dogs… then he does his fun runs on the weekend! He put about 120 miles on his Xero Shoes each week!

How do you run in these huaraches sandals?

Light and easy.

I can’t give you a barefoot running lesson here (for that, see the links on our home page).

But just by wearing them, you’ll find quickly that you don’t want to land hard on your heel as you walk or run in Xero Shoes.

The best advice I can give is: play with your gait and stride, looking for the thing that feels the most comfortable and is the easiest. But, most importantly: TAKE IT EASY at first… remember, Xero Shoes are just like barefoot, only with protection and style. If you’re not used to walking barefoot, that alone could take some time to get used to.

Plus, since you’re not putting as much stress on your skin when you wear huaraches, which means it hurts less, it’s tempting to do too much, too far, too fast at first. I know that no matter what I say you’ll probably overdo it (I did). Besides, how do you know what “too much” is, unless you do too much!?

Well, even though that’s true, I recommend you break into your huaraches SLOWLY. Walk around in them for a while first. Maybe only a half mile or so. When that’s comfortable, extend the time you’re walking and, when you feel ready, try running. If you’re already running a mile a day, try half a mile in these one day and see how you feel. Give yourself a day or two off and then repeat. If that’s not a problem, build up SLOWLY.

I also use the “slap-test.” If my sandals are slapping on the ground when I walk or run, I need to make some kind of change, probably by not reaching my foot out as far, or using better posture, etc.

Will running in huaraches (or barefoot) cure my running problems and injuries?

If you have a headache because you’re hitting yourself on the head with a hammer, wearing gloves won’t stop the pain.

In other words, it’s not just a question of taking off your shoes and experiencing magical healing powers.

Running barefoot, or in running sandals, gives you a lot of feedback about your running form. In short, if it hurts, you’re probably doing something wrong.

If you are willing to listen to that feedback and use it as an opportunity to change the way you run, to adjust your stride, to find a way to move that doesn’t hurt, then there’s a good chance any problems you had that were caused by bad form sure might clear up.

In other words, barefoot and minimalist running could show you how to let go of the hammer.

Being barefoot, or in huaraches, is an opportunity to find a cure, not a cure in and of itself.

Check out this post to read about people who, instead, thought barefoot running was about putting on gloves.

How long will the Xero Shoes huaraches last?

Frankly, we don’t know. We’ve had people put over 10,000 miles on a pair… and they’re still going!

Like any shoe, how long they last depends on your running style. If you use good barefoot technique and are light and easy, without scraping your foot on the ground, you’ll enjoy them for quite a while.

Besides, considering how inexpensive they are compared to big, padded, running shoes, we expect that you’ll be saving a fortune by using Xero Shoes.

And, more importantly, Xero Shoes come with a 5,000 mile warranty!

I don’t like things in between my toes!

Okay, that’s not a question, but I’ll talk about it anyway 😉

Most people who say this are thinking of flip-flops. Xero Shoes are very different than flip-flops, and people who don’t like things between their toes are usually fine in Xero Shoes.

What’s the difference?

  • First, because of the heel strap, Xero Shoes stay on your foot comfortably, no matter what you’re doing with them. You don’t need to scrunch your toes to hold them on (like you do with a flip-flop).
  • Second, also because of the heel strap, you don’t need to jam your foot into the toe strap with every step (like a flip-flop)
  • Third… the toe post is REALLY soft and flexible, not a hard rubber door stopper (like a you-know-what)
  • And finally, you can adjust the tension of the lacing, unlike a… Well, you get the idea.

Why don’t you use leather or hemp laces?

You can use almost anything for lacing huaraches.

In my testing, though, I found some issues with hemp and leather that I didn’t like:

  • Both leather and hemp tended to stretch, especially when moist
  • Both leather and hemp tighten and stiffen when they dry
  • Both leather and hemp wear out faster than our polyester laces
  • Leather is much more expensive
  • Most leather laces are rectangular, and the edges can dig into your skin
  • Leather, isn’t vegan (for those who care about that)
  • Leather and hemp don’t give you as many fun color choices

The 100% polyester cord we use is strong, light, and doesn’t stretch or tighten, especially when wet.

Also, I prefer the “slip-on” method of tying which works best with a round lace, rather than a flat one (like leather).

Needless to say, you can replace the lace we send you with whatever you like.

 

Do you ship internationally?

We do! We’ve sold Xero Shoes to people in more than 85 countries around the world.

We use the US Postal service to send our shipments. The cost to ship will depend on the weight of the package and the delivery speed you select; several options will be provided at checkout.

All domestic shipments come with tracking.  Limited tracking is available for some first class international shipments depending on the country, and full tracking is available with all Priority Express and Express International shipments.

Though almost all of our international orders arrive without incident, we strongly advise you to select Priority Express International or Express International if you live in a country with a less reliable postal service, including (but not limited to) India, Brazil, Mexico, South Africa, and Indonesia.  We cannot guarantee delivery of packages shipped using First Class International.

International delivery can take anywhere from 3 days to 8 weeks depending on how long your order spends in customs at the border.

Please note that some countries do require the payment of import duties for international shipments above a certain value. We advise you to know the import regulations of your country and understand that you will be responsible for payment of any duties and fees imposed by your government at the border.

All packages will be marked as merchandise; as a commercial shipper, we are not able to mark a package as a gift (if you’re giving Xero Shoes as a gift, that’s not the same as us sending a gift).

Also, check our Stores page. There may be a Xero Shoes dealer closer to you.

What’s your return policy?

Some people get their Xero Shoes, put them on, and immediately love them. They walk and run painlessly and with the freedom that Xero Shoes provide.

For others, there could be a process of learning how to tie huaraches, and how to walk and run in minimalist footwear. In fact, one of the points of going barefoot/minimalist is to let any discomfort teach you how to move in a different way… a way that will be more efficient and potentially healing. Getting a blister, or feeling some tension in the cord isn’t a sign that there’s a problem with your sandals, but rather they’re working as they should: They’re giving you important feedback about your form (usually overstriding and/or landing too hard). Once your body/mind naturally figures out how to adjust, those issues resolve themselves. If you have any questions, check out Xero Shoes Forum to see if someone else has already answered your question or solved your problem (they probably have). We’re also happy to help, and we’re really good at coaching over the phone, so don’t hesitate to call: 303.447.3100

All that said, please go to Xero Shoes Return Policy page to learn about our 45-day return policy and free exchange policy.

What’s your Warranty?

Please check out this page for the details about our 5,000 mile warranty and our manufacturer’s guarantee.

Average Rating: 4.47 / 5 based on 36 Reviews

Amuri Venture Ready-to-Wear Men’s Barefoot Sandals
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5
Great sandals!

They are great! I love how easy they are to get on and off! I got them to replace my flip flops and I haven't looked back! I have traveled the country in them and have used them on trails and in the water, they are durable so far I haven't had any problems with them! Best part is there is no smell unlike my vibriams! Can't wait to get my next pair, and next adventure!

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4
This is true

These sandals are great!
But walking barefoot is not the same, you have to adapt the feeling of a thong between your toes, and take care of the steps, because It's easy to forget that you have something under your feet, maybe the same case what Paul Lyman said a few posts ago.

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5
Way above expectations!!!

My new Venture sandals are terrific! I absolutely love them. They are very comfortable and easy to put on. I was surprised at how well the heel cup works for keeping out little pebbles. It also works well when driving since it covers my heel while my foot is on the gas pedal. It is amazing how natural they feel and how well they stay in place. I could not be happier with my purchase.

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4
Really Great w/ A bit of Tweaking

I just got mine the other day (super excited) and was really hoping that the toe piece or thong part wouldn't bother my toes but it did. After a day or so of walking and running around I decided that the silicone rubber piece that goes in between your toes was killing me and it really hurt. At first I thought I'd just have to get used to it but after a while decided to modify( replaced the toe piece with thin paracord and cut the heel cup thing off.).Now they fit really good and I love them.

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5
I Love too weightlift barefooted!!!

I have the Amuri Venture. They are by far the lightest and closest to barefoot you can get without being barefoot. Once you figure out how to adjust the straps they're comfortable and the plastic toe piece stops hurting your toes. But because of the way I walk (no fault of the shoe), the splash guard rubs my heel on long walks. I will definitely buy the do-it-yourself kit next pair as all the other designs have the splash guard.

Thanks for designing a great product.

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5
great sandals

really as promissed

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5
So far, happy feet!

I've had my sandals for a couple weeks now and I love them. The second I leave work, the dress shoes come off and these go on.
In the past I was suffering from Plantar Facititis, and while it has been progressively getting better over time, I expected it to come back full blown when I got these. Not the case. My feet feel stronger than they have in a long time. I use them for outdoor activities such as hiking and running on grass, and indoors at the gym when doing squats, deadlifts or any movements where my feet are the point of contact.
So far so good.

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5
Great sandals

Shipping was fast. Sandals are great. I had to exchange for a size up. So measure your feet and not guess, like me.
Once you get that perfect fit with a little tweaking they become that, perfect. Easy on, easy off. All day comfort.

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4
Perfect

It took a week for my toes to get use to having something between them. But after that they feel absolutely perfect. Really and truly barefoot shoes!

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5
4 days in & in love

I couldn't be happier with these sandals. I'm only 4 days into wearing them but I have already, literally, forgotten that I was wearing them. I know I forgot I was wearing them because my wife asked why I still had them on in the house. I've been a barefoot enthusiast since 2012 and have a hard time finding footwear that is low enough in price and durable enough for everyday and everything use.

I'm also a huge fan of the Venture Bros. animated series which is why I chose the Venture over the Cloud. I do a lot of hiking in the Arizona desert and mountains so I also needed something a bit more durable and was worried the Cloud wouldn't hold up as well for as long.

I'm stoked to have a pair! Thanks Xero!

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5
In Search..

I own more sandals than shoes. People make fun of me for wearing sandals all the time, even during most of our Michigan winters (with split socks). I am always looking for the perfect sandal. So far, these are the closest I have come. I don't have a lot of miles on them yet, but I have high hopes that they will hold up as "advertised".

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4
Great Sandals and Amazing Costumer Service!

When I first ordered these they seemed to be a size too small, so I called costumer service and spoke with Janice. Janice was extremely helpful and friendly. She offered to evaluate how the sandals seemed to fit using pictures of them on my feet over email. When we decided a size up might work better she allowed me to hold on to the smaller ones while I waited for the size up to arrive, so that I could compare them side by side. When the size up arrived they were a perfect fit so I returned the smaller ones. This was some of the best costumer service I have ever had anywhere!!

The sandals themselves are great for walking and general everyday wear. It is very easy to adjust the straps to get them to fit perfectly on your feet. That being said there are a few potential downsides. For one, the sole is quite hard and makes me feel like I am walking on a hard surface even when I am on carpet. The sandals also do not function well for agility or quick side to side movements. That being said, these are still awesome barefoot sandals and well worth the $40!!

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5
Amazing!

These shoes got to me in two days flat across the country, so gold star for that!
These shoes are solid! They walk and run well, i feel like i really am barefoot (obviously minus the strap, but its super comfy!). These shoes allow me to practically be barefoot in public without risk of nasty foot stuff; they are a dream come true!

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5
So far, so good

I received these a week ago (Standard shipping got them to me in 2 business days). It's been awhile since I truly ran barefoot, so I decided it'd be best to wear them while walking about. It wasn't until earlier this week when my training program called for a 0-20 minute easy run that I determined a test drive was in order. I set out planning 10 minutes to keep it slow and steady due to the time away from barefoot running and the rainy weather. I felt so good on the road that I decided 15 minutes would be fine. I had no major issues with my feet or joints hurting. The straps didn't seem to bother me too much aside from the heel flapping a bit (may just need to reassess the current fit of my straps). My feet did feel a bit sore when I finished the run, but I was able to complete a 30 minute run the very next day without any issues (in my New Balance Minimus Road Zeroes that I've been training on). Beyond the footwear, I greatly appreciate the community feeling I get with the Zero Shoes creators and community.

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4
quite happy

Probably more like 4.5 stars. Very happy both with my Amuri Venture's and with the customer service I've received from Xero Shoes. In fact, "customer" doesn't feel quite like the right word. It feels more like I've joined a club with a mission, and Xero Shoes takes really good care of their fellow club members.

I was a little concerned at first about the toe post, but I've learned that when the toe post is bothering me, it's because I'm not walking with proper posture (I'm sliding rather than planting and balancing), so I've come to really appreciate the toe post.

The reason I didn't give a 5-star review is because I went on a 5-hour hike a couple weeks after getting my sandals. I had done a fair amount of walking in them, and on this hike I did about 2.5 hours barefoot and 2.5 hours in the Amuri Ventures. By the end of the hike, the soles of my feet, especially around the heels, had gotten pretty tender from friction with the sandal. I imagine that my feet just have to get used to them. Don't know if anyone else has had this problem.

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5
Buy these, go outside.

You know how some things you find and like, really like then they quit making them and you never get that again? This sandal is one of those, Im on my third pair, and bought some for friends as well. I buy them one size smaller is the only note, they come a little on the big size and I had to trim them on the first pair.

I live on a farm, I wear these for a lot of activity's and they are always there if I want to take off and loose the boots, full corks, steel toes, or just take a walk.

I got into these when I had to re shape the way my Son was walking, everyone thought he had flat feet like his mother, but he was just copying her walk. We put a lot of miles into these just walking and very light running with care on different surfaces. His arches came up, now he is one of the fastest kids on his track team. This took years, care and attention, but these shoes were a part of it.
Thank You.

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4
Great casual shoes

I use these as casual shoes around. I grew up mostly barefoot, these feel like that but have protection against sharp things. It feels like a very lightweight flipflop, but with the heel strap it stays on my foot better. Excellent choice for a minimalist shoe. My first pair got stepped on as I was walking and the side got torn out. You can damage these, but for me they're pretty reliable.

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5
Just awesome!

Awesomeeee

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4
Deaf customer here!

Deaf or not, we all have a pair of feet to walk. After I received my xero shoes and I played disc golf with my friends right away. I haven't felt so comfortable and often I almost forgot that I'm wearing xero shoes! It was nice feeling the grass through my toes without worrying about stepping on sharp objects!

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4
Stop thinking about it and just buy them already!

I haven't been able to wear my sandals very much as of yet due to cold weather in the Northeast (New England region). But here is my experience.

1. The straps are soft to my feet. I was worried they'd be abrassive, but they're very pleasant.
2. The straps take some adjusting. Though they're fully adjustable, some aspects such as getting the toe post in a precise direction is hard. The toe post itself caused me some minor pain against my 2nd big toe. Luckily the support emails that went back and forth was very useful. I was given advice on how to adjust the straps for my particular issue, and it worked! No more pain. I was very impressed with the sincere caring tone from the support person, who gave me various options. She even had me send pics of my feet so she could ensure she gave me personalized support. That was totally awesome! In the end, I agree w/ other posts here that these sandals will take some getting used to.
3. The feeling is almost like being barefoot. The foot is more exposed to open air than even flip flops!
4. The rubber is very hard and made to withstand abuse. I can't wait to where these on trails and for basic street walking in the big city. If you like being barefoot as much as possible, like in your home, then you'll really appreciate the fact that there's Xero arch support, none, nada. That's the way I like it. As long as you adjust the straps so that the soles stay fairly firm against the bottom of your foot, you'll almost forget you're wearing sandals.
5. The tread on the bottom is obviously made for some serious forward/backward traction. And unlike flip flops, they'll stay on your feet.

So, as I get more comfortable with these, perhaps my 4-star rating will go up to 5 stars. For now, I'd like to reserve that last star because I still need more experience wearing them. Also, consider that these are my first ever "minimalist" sandals.

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