They cost $1,400 and will make you feel like you’re always on a moving sidewalk.
According to the article on Big Think, Nike’s Vaporfly shoes have been making waves in the world of marathon running. Designed to enhance performance, these shoes feature several key elements that have set them apart from other running shoes.
As the article explains, the shoes incorporate a carbon fiber plate that runs the length of the sole. This plate is intended to provide a “spring-like effect,” which helps propel the runner forward with each stride. Additionally, the Vaporfly shoes boast a layer of cushioning foam that is thicker than that found in most other running shoes. This foam is designed to absorb shock and reduce fatigue, allowing runners to go further and faster.Continue reading… “World’s fastest “shoes” increase walking speed by 250%”