Save Up to 68.75% on Xero Shoes!

It’s time for our Black Cyber Thankwanzmaskahversary and Warehouse Clearance Sale! From now through December 4th, you can save up to 68.75% on Xero Shoes… PLUS register to win one of 5 $100 Xero Shoes Gift Certificates! Click Here to see what’s on sale and get started! What’s in a name? The name of our […]

Bears Ears: Give Your Mind and Feet Permission to Explore

When was running reduced to merely an exercise and when did we abandon the discovery and connection to the world it provides us? If your run has hit a plateau, try pointing your soles towards a goal not measured by modern, wrist-worn metrics, and run for exploration and discovery. For the past 24 months, Bears Ears has […]

5 Tips to Prevent Running Injuries

While it’s not possible to never get injured when running (or living, for that matter), here are 5 tips to help keep injuries at bay.   What do you think? Have any other tips? Leave them in the comments, below. Think other people could use these tips? Share this page. Want it for yourself? Download […]

The Evolution of Xero Shoes in an Ultra Marathon Running Couple

Xero Shoes is a company that has come a long way. Looking back, we have come quite a long way as runners and adventurers. As we’ve grown, we’ve realized what a long way we’ve come WITH our Xero Shoes. We ordered our first pair of Xero Shoes in 2013 after reading the book Born to […]

5 Reasons You Should Take a Hike

I don’t know why “take a hike” is something we say when we want someone to go away, especially since hiking can be so good for you. Shouldn’t we say that to people we like, and then go with them?! Here are 5 reasons why you might want to take a hike: And, of course, […]

Breaking News: Hell has Frozen Over ;-)

Lena said it best: Proof that Hell has frozen over: America’s largest bank lends money to company that actually needs it! The bank is JPMorgan Chase. The company… Xero Shoes! Typically, banks like to give you money based on what you did in the past, not what you think you’ll do in the future. And […]

An Easy Running Program for Beginners

When I tell people that I love distance running, I often get reprimanded. “You’re going to blow out your knees,” people warn me.  I don’t know if they genuinely think they are going to save me from the perils of ACL surgery or if people just like to get on a soapbox, but it’s getting […]

Xero Shoes ranked #818 in Inc. 5000!

We are very happy to announce that Inc. Magazine just published their list of the 5000 fastest growing companies in America and Xero Shoes ranked #818, with 617% growth over 3 years. We were #1753 last year. We’re also #11 for Denver companies, and #17 for Colorado! Less than 1 in 3 companies make the […]

Tips to Transition to Minimalist Running

There is an overwhelming amount of information available in the world today on how to best make the switch from regular padded or “supportive” footwear to minimalist footwear. The Xero Shoes team themselves have accumulated an amazing amount of great information and other tips on making the transition, but as a couple of ultra-marathon runners who […]

Can’t Find the Size, Color, or Style You Want? Here’s why…

It’s now mid-July, 2018 and we know that some people are upset because we may not have the size, or color, or style of the Xero Shoe that you want. Huge apologies. Clearly, it’s not our intention to run out of inventory and be unable to replace it in a timely manner. It’s happening for […]