Can I get you a 3-D printed deck chair for your trip on the Titanic?

It’s the newest, greatest, thing to ever hit footwear. 3-D printing! Under Armour is launching 3-D printed shoe components made with their “5-axis simultaneous machining center.” And New Balance returns the volley with 3-D printed midsoles made with “selective laser sintering.” Other “Big Shoe” companies are also fast tracking 3-D printed products. If there were […]

Why you want flexible footwear

m c schraefel (yes, that’s how she writes her name) offers not only an awesome review of our new Umara Z-Trail sandal, but a great explanation of WHY you want flexible footwear. As you’ll see, it’s not rocket science: Almost 1/4 of all the bones and joints in your body are in your feet. Your […]

Introducing our newest sport sandal – Umara Z-Trail

We’re extremely proud to announce our newest Xero Shoes product — the Umara Z-Trail sandal. Why are some people calling it “The Ultimate Sandal 2.0”? Well, last year’s Z-Trek seemed to be the Ultimate Sandal… but the new Z-Trail takes it a step further. It gives you an unparalleled combination of: Protection Comfort Light Weight […]

Are Z-Trek CRAZY running shoes?

Are you crazy to wear Xero Shoes

Tackl.com says you may be crazy! We say “crazy like a fox… a paleo fox… a Tarahumara fox… a fox with strong feet.” Xero Shoes Z-Trek was featured as one of the “7 Craziest Running Shoes on the Market Right Now.” Our friends Ultra Mel & Jon hear all the time that they’re crazy when […]

Xero Shoes + Yoga = ?

Grace Menendez teaches yoga and is a personal trainer. And now she adds “Xero Hero” to her list of skills 😉 Says Grace: As soon as they arrived I strapped them to my feet and took these bad boys for a walk around New York City. It was LOVE after first wear! Most shoes require […]

Stand Up Paddle Board with Xero Shoes

Stand Up Paddle Boarding Sandals

Some people love the feeling of sand between their toes. Others. Not so much. Same thing with stand up paddle boarding. Some love to SUP bare footed. Others want a bit of protection, especially if they’re somewhere that they have to jump off onto a less-than-ideal surface (think coral, or rocks, or ewwy-gooey things 😉 […]

Xero Shoes Sponsors the Warrior Hike

For the second year, Xero Shoes is a proud sponsor of Warrior Hike. What, you may ask, is Warrior Hike? Well, I can’t explain it better than what it says on their website: In 1948, Earl Shaffer told a friend he was going to “walk off the war” to work out the sights, sounds, and losses […]