A Barefoot Winter Boot Review in -20° F

Born To Run 2 Co-Author and Xero Shoes partner, Eric Orton put the Alpine to the test in harsh Wyoming winter conditions, with temperatures dipping to -20 °F.

“The Alpine is the perfect balance of performance and protection, and I’ve been searching for a boot like this for the last 20 years.”

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Microdosing with Barefoot Shoes: What to Know

Do you find yourself constantly on your feet or on the move? Whether an athlete, a parent, a nurse, a teacher or anyone else, your feet are the unsung heroes of your daily grind. And they’re often neglected and constrained by conventional footwear. But there’s a unique approach to building foot strength and improving foot […]

Shoes I Wore Traveling to Italy – Xero Shoes

Written by: Alexa Lampasona, PR Manager at Xero Shoes Alexa handles media relations and press for Xero Shoes. If you found Xero Shoes in a magazine, online article, TV segment, chances are Alexa made that happen! Alexa lives and breathes Xero Shoes, wearing them for running, hiking, walking the dog, hanging around town (in Boise, […]

Best Shoes for Retail Workers? Try Barefoot Shoes

Going Minimal in Retail If your feet don’t feel as good at the end of a long shift – plus errands, social life, and the rest of your day – as they did at the start… then you’re wearing the wrong shoes. And what if the best shoe for all-day comfort is the exact opposite […]

Xero Shoes Lightweight Hiking Boots are Under 14oz

When you’re out on the trails, you need a hiking boot or shoe that is lightweight but still offers support and protection from the elements, whether that’s a creek crossing or a rock scramble. Xero Shoes has a range of lightweight hiking boots that are designed to provide a barefoot-inspired experience, allowing your feet to […]

How Food Service Workers Can Find Comfortable Shoes

Food service workers spend long hours standing and moving around, which puts big demands on their feet. Whether you work in the kitchen or wait tables, your shoes should provide comfort during your shift. Having strong, healthy feet that feel good at the end of a shift starts with picking the right shoe. You’re about […]

Barefoot Shoes for Nurses – Xero Shoes

Are Barefoot Shoes The Best Shoes For Nurses? 3 Reasons To Trying Going Minimal As a nurse, you understand the importance of wearing good shoes for the well-being of your feet and legs. You’re on your feet for long hours, moving from patient to patient, and the last thing you want is to end up […]

Best Shoes for the Outdoors for 2023

Feel great all day no matter what you’re doing in the best shoes, sandals, and boots for spring and summer adventures. Your version of “outdoors” might involve exploring different terrains, hiking a technical mountain, or relaxing by a campfire. Either way, you’ll enjoy it more in lightweight, foot-shaped shoes that bring maximum comfort while still […]

Father’s Day Gift Guide 2023: Best Shoes for Dad

Here are two things we can pretty confidently say about men: They appreciate comfort Once they find something comfortable, they wear it… until it’s worn out A foot-friendly, durable pair of barefoot shoes fits the bill on both counts. No matter what activities he loves doing, naturally comfortable shoes can help him enjoy it even […]