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Monkey foot shoe thingy?

Discussion in 'Off-Topic Discussion' started by toy02ota, Dec 1, 2010.

  1. Dec 1, 2010 at 5:20 PM
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    toy02ota

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    I have the KSO, the grey and black ones and use them for the gym. I find them extremely comfortable, but if you have sensitive feet I'd say away IMHO.
     
  3. Dec 1, 2010 at 7:46 PM
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    i know someone on here has them. For some reason I want to say PandaJerk? Not totally certain on that.
     
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    I have the sprints and getting the KSO multisports. Love them
     
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    or maybe it was Tri!
     
  7. Dec 2, 2010 at 6:38 AM
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    Ditto. They are great for legs day, your balance just seems way better.
     
  8. Dec 2, 2010 at 9:03 AM
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    I would agree up to a point. I have sensitive feet that is why I wear them rather than bare feet. I have the Sprints which are even thinner I believe for the KSO. I would recommend if you do get the shoes...ease into them so your muscles can build up. The reason I want the KSO multisport is for the trail.
     
  9. Dec 2, 2010 at 9:11 AM
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    I have some as well I love them!!!

    Being a FF I dont get to wear them as much as I want to.

    They strengthen your ankles quite a bit and make your feet harder if that makes sense.

    Think about your feet were not designed to fit into shoes, shoes actually force your feet to grow a certain way. Wearing vibram or lets say you never wear shoes your feet will grow naturally and it will also help your balance.
     
  10. Dec 2, 2010 at 9:42 AM
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    look up the benefits of barefoot training.

    Been wearing the sprints for 2+ years now and love em. Do everything in em from 5mi runs to Crossfit. I've actually started going sans VFFs as well when I train sometimes
     
  11. Dec 2, 2010 at 9:43 AM
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    asking for the sprints for xmas :D
     
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    Thanks everyone. I ordered a pair of the bikila for running. I will probably end up with a pair of kso also. I went and tried them on. Haha they're pretty damn sweet.
     
  13. Dec 2, 2010 at 9:45 AM
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    ToucanV13 You think I was rollin out here naked?

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    Make sure you don't get counterfeits
     
  14. Dec 2, 2010 at 9:49 AM
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    Yeah that would suck. I ordered from shoemart.com so I should be good. I've had good experiences with them before. Only problem is that they're backordered until the 17th!
     
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