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SS 2014 COLLECTION


THE VISION

WE ARE THE ORIGINAL BAREFOOT BRAND. OUR GOAL IS TO MAKE BAREFOOT THE GOLD STANDARD AND TO BE THE MOST TRUSTED SUPPLIER OF BAREFOOT SHOES. GUIDED BY NATURE AND HER NATURAL LAWS, WE MAKE THE MOST PROPRIOCEPTIVE SOLES IN THE WORLD. THIS MEANS YOU CAN WALK, STAND AND RUN AS NATURE INTENDED. WE ARE GUIDED BY EVOLUTIONARY MEDICINE AND NATURAL LAWS: • HEALTH OF SELF (INNOVATION) - PRODUCTS THAT CONNECT US WITH NATURE • HEALTH OF OTHERS (EDUCATION) - SERVICES THAT ENHANCE NATURAL MOVEMENT • HEALTH OF THE PLANET (REVOLUTION) - HEALTHY MOVEMENT IS BASED ON SENSORY FEEDBACK FROM THE FEET (SUSTAINABLE DESIGN IS GOOD DESIGN) “THE FOOT IS A MASTERPIECE OF ENGINEERING AND A WORK OF ART” - LEONARDO DA VINCI LIVE BAREFOOT.

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THE MOST PROPRIOCEPTIVE SOLES IN THE WORLD

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PATENTED, PUNCTURE-RESISTANT PROTECTION. REDEVELOPED AND MORE PUNCTURE-RESISTANT THAN EVER.

FEELING IS BELIEVING

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PURE BAREFOOT TECHNOLOGY

WE ARE VERY CAREFUL TO MAKE SURE ALL OF OUR PRODUCTS ARE TRUE TO OUR PURE BAREFOOT PHILOSOPHY, WHICH WE CALL PURE BAREFOOT TECHNOLOGY.

THE FOOT HAS ALL THE TECHNOLOGY YOU NEED. THE SHOE LETS YOUR FOOT DO ITS THING.

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PURE BAREFOOT TECHNOLOGY

THE FOOT HAS ALL THE TECHNOLOGY YOU NEED… THE SHOE LETS YOUR FOOT DO ITS THING

MUSCLES AND TENDONS

SKELETAL SYSTEM

NERVOUS SYSTEM

YOUR FOOT HAS ALL THE SHOCK ABSORPTION AND ENERGY RETURN YOU NEED

THE GREAT TOE IS THE BODY’S ANCHOR AND PIVOT POINT KEY TO NATURAL MOTION CONTROL AND STABILISATION

YOUR FOOT IS THE ULTIMATE MOVEMENT SENSOR

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SHOCK ABSORPTION THE FOOT AND BODY’S MUSCLES,

TENDONS AND FASCIA PROVIDE ALL THE SHOCK ABSORPTION AND ELASTIC RECOIL YOUR BODY NEEDS FOR, INJURY-FREE MOVEMENT.

THE SHOE HAS VIVOBAREFOOT’S BARE DYNAMICS FIT: A WIDE SHAPE TO ALLOW YOUR FOOT, TOES AND ARCH TO LOAD, SPLAY AND RECOIL, LITERALLY PUTTING A SPRING IN YOUR STEP. THE SHOE LETS THE FOOT DO ITS THING.

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THE FOOT HAS ALL THE TECHNOLOGY YOU NEED.

WHEN RUNNING, YOUR BODY GENERATES FORCE OF 2X YOUR BODY WEIGHT.

52%

OF THE FORCES WHEN RUNNING FOREFOOT ARE ABSORBED BY THE FOOT. 17% ARCH AND 35% ANKLE.

THE SHOE LETS YOUR FOOT DO ITS THING.

BARE-DYNAMICS NATURE-FIT, ANATOMIC SHAPE, ZERO DROP, FOOT SHAPED (ALLOWS FOR DYNAMIC TOE AND ARCH MOBILITY).

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MOTION CONTROL THE FOOT’S BIG TOE AND

BALL ARE THE BODY’S NATURAL ANCHOR POINT AND ARE CRUCIAL TO MAINTAINING STABILITY AND BALANCE.

THE SHOE HAS VIVOBAREFOOT’S HEX-A-FLEX SOLE. THIS ALLOWS FOR NATURAL INDEPENDENT REAR AND FOREFOOT MOBILITY GIVING YOU THE SURE FOOTING YOU NEED TO ADAPT TO ANY SURFACE OR TERRAIN. THE SHOE LETS THE FOOT DO ITS THING.

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THE FOOT HAS ALL THE TECHNOLOGY YOU NEED.

THE BIG TOE BONES ARE 4X AS THICK AND 4X AS DENSE AS THE OTHER TOES.

100%

RANGE OF NATURAL REAR AND FORFOOT MOVEMENT IS NEEDED TO STAND/WALK/RUN AND MOVE SKILLFULLY.

THE SHOE LETS YOUR FOOT DO ITS THING.

HEX-A-FLEX ALLOWS NATURAL INDEPENDENT REAR AND FOREFOOT MOVEMENT WITH MAXIMUM BIG TOE USE.

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SENSORY FEEDBACK THE FOOT PROVIDES YOUR

BRAIN WITH 70% OF THE INFORMATION IT NEEDS TO MOVE IN A NATURAL AND HEALTHY WAY. IT’S CALLED PROPRIOCEPTION AND IS THE KEY TO BETTER POSTURE AND SKILLFUL MOVEMENT.

THE SHOE HAS VIVOBAREFOOT’S VERY THIN AND DURABLE PATENTED PROPRIOPROTECTION SOLE WHICH GIVES YOU MAXIMUM SENSORY FEEDBACK WITH GRIP AND PROTECTION. THE SHOE LETS THE FOOT DO ITS THING. 10


THE FOOT HAS ALL THE TECHNOLOGY YOU NEED.

PROPRIOCEPTIVE FEEDBACK FROM THE NERVES IN THE PLANTAR SURFACE OF THE FOOT.

70%

OF THE INFORMATION NEEDED TO MOVE IN A NATURAL, HEALTHY WAY COMES FROM THE NERVES IN THE SOLES OF YOUR FEET.

THE SHOE LETS YOUR FOOT DO ITS THING.

PROPRIOPROTECTION ULTRA-THIN, PROPRIOCEPTIVE SOLE WITH PATENTED PUNCTURE PROTECTION.

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SOLE GUIDE

OFF ROAD

MULTI-TERRAIN

ON ROAD

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PERFORMANCE SOLE GUIDE OFF ROAD

MULTI-TERRAIN

Multi-directional ‘V-teeth’for the steepest, muddiest, wettest terrains. Ultimate off-road traction and sensory feedback (proprioception).

Coned hexagon grip for perfect balance between on and off road (light trails) traction, control and sensory clarity.

Thickness grade 2.5mm / 4.5mm lugs Compound V-grip Rubber

Thickness grade 3mm / 2mm lugs Compound V-grip Rubber

MULTI-TERRAIN

ON ROAD

Hexagon EVA grip on our softest sole that quickly compresses to your perfect gait increasing the sensory feedback with every step.

Hexagonal two tone ultimate barefoot sole. Tuned for the road and treadmill this flexible, soft and wet/dry slip resistant sole lets your foot do its thing with pure sensory clarity.

Thickness grade 7mm Compound V-ultra EVA

Thickness grade 3mm Compound V-sense TPU

LIFESTYLE SOLE GUIDE V Life

V Eve

Original 2003 barefoot lifestyle outsole is where it all began. This is pure everyday sensory clarity for your feet.

Sensory clarity for your feet with pure feminine simplicity.

Thickness grade 3mm Compound V-sense TPU

Thickness grade 3mm Compound V - grip Rubber

V Handcut

Pure rubber with subtle double hexagon grip.

Thickness grade 4mm Compound V-grip Rubber

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UPPER TECHNOLOGY GUIDE Thermal Protection Efficient constructions using thermal materials to keep in the warm, however cold outside.

Waterproof HydroGuard 360 degree waterproof and breathable membrane system.

Water Resistant Hydrophobic coatings on mesh and leather for ultimate water-repellent.

Breathable Hex Mesh 1 ply mesh for ultimate lightweight breathability.

X Leather Natural high premium leathers for maximum mobility and comfort.

Vegan Designed and crafted using premium vegan materials.

V Web Lightweight upper lamination for stitchless lateral support.

Reflective Mesh Lightweight dual ply mesh with reflective yarn.

Organic Canvas Natural lightweight breathability.

V Hot Sock Thermal protection sock sandwich construction of reflective foil and Thinsulate™.

Thinsulate The industry’s most diverse product portfolio– warmth solutions for every level of activity.

Ion-Mask Molecular weatherproofing of finished product to make our products longer lasting and water-repellent.

Dri-lex Our performance lining contains environmentally friendly Aegis™ to provide active moisture management and anti-stink. € 

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HydroGuard 360 degree waterproof and breathable membrain.


BRAND COMPETITION MATRIX

Anatomic Toebox

Natural Footflex

Proprioception/ Sensory Feedback

Neutral Weight Zero Drop

Protection and Puncture-Resistance

Average barefoot score

VIVOBAREFOOT ONE

5* VIVOBAREFOOT MULTI TERRRAIN

4.8* VIVOBAREFOOT OFF ROAD

4.6 VIBRAM FIVE FINGER

4 MERRELL

3.6* NEW BALANCE MINIMUS

3.8* NIKE FREE 3.0

3.2

INOV-8 ROAD

4.2

ADI-PURE

3.4 LUNA SANDALS

4.6 * Bear in mind that point 1 (sensory feedback) is traded off against grip for off-road soles.

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ON ROAD PERFORMANCE

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ON ROAD PERFORMANCE Ultimate on-road/in-gym barefoot performance shoe.

ONE

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200g

3mm

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ON ROAD

ONE

STEALTH

On Road

On Road

Upper Features

Upper Features

The ultimate on-road/in-gym barefoot performance shoe. Three years in our heads, careful optimisation on the plantar pressure plate and months of road testing, the ONE is fine-tuned for a pure barefoot experience. With a V-web lamination upper that supports lateral movement and a soft-fit lining, you can take to the streets and let your feet do what they do best. Two feet: ONE shoe.

The softest on-road/treadmill barefoot performance shoe. Three years in our heads, careful optimisation on the plantar pressure plate and months of road testing add up to pure fit, flex and feel – pure barefoot. A soft hex lamination upper works seamlessly with your foot to provide the very latest in barefoot performance footwear.

Navy/Suplhur 300008-06

Red/Blue 300008-07

Lime 300007-02

Black/Royal Blue 300007-01

Sulphur/Purple 200008-05

Grey/Teal 200007-03

Pink/Teal 200007-04

Hex Mesh

Thin Mesh, soft-hex-lamination

Grey/Red 300008-09

Black/Graphite 200008-07

Grey/Turquoise 200008-08

Weight 200g

PR 5

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Breathable

V Web

Vegan

Weight 200g

PR 5

TM

Breathable

Vegan

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ON ROAD PERFORMANCE Ultimate on-road/in-gym barefoot performance shoe.

EVO

PURE 210g

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ON ROAD

EVO PURE

On Road

Upper Features Thin mesh, breathable

The purest on-road/in-gym barefoot performance shoe we have ever made. We removed everything your foot doesn’t need to create a shoe with less material, ensuring less friction thanks to new, lightweight upper-cage technology. The EVO PURE retains the hexagon upper structure for superb breathability with superior control and underfoot sensory clarity.

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Blue/Sulphur 300035-01

Red 300035-02

Ladies

Blue/Turquoise 200035-01

White/Pink 200035-02

PR 5

TM

Weight 210g

Breathable

Vegan

V Web

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WE HAVE FOUND

THE ONE THE PUREST BAREFOOT SHOE  WE HAVE EVER MADE

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TRAINING CLINIC ONE PACK

METRONOME

MOBILE APP

eBOOK

by Lee Saxby

FEATURES

FEATURES

• Branded training tool designed to help ensure that runners keep their rhythm when running.

• Now available to download on iTunes for £1.99/$2.99 • iPhone and iPad versions available.

FEATURES • Glossy printed version of Proprioception: Making sense of Barefoot Running. • Available to download for free at trainingclinic. vivobarefoot.com

LEARN MORE AT TRAININGCLINIC.VIVOBAREFOOT.COM

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ON ROAD

TC ONE

On Road

Upper Features Hex Mesh

The ultimate on-road/in-gym barefoot performance shoe. Three years in our heads, careful optimisation on the plantar pressure plate and months of road testing, the ONE is fine-tuned for a pure barefoot experience. With a V-web lamination upper that supports lateral movement and a soft-fit lining, you can take to the streets and let your feet do what they do best. Two feet: ONE shoe.

Mens

Black/Orange 300008-04

Ladies

Black/Orange 200008-06

Weight 200g

PR 5

TM

Breathable

V Web

Vegan

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Unskilled Jogger

Unskilled Barefoot Runner

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Unskilled Jogger and Unskilled Barefoot Runner High Injury Rate

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1. Posture Bent at the hip with upper body leaning forward

3. Relaxation Tense upper body

2. Rhythm Long, slow, sticky strides

4. Footstrike Heel striking

4a.Footstrike Mid or forefoot strike ahead of the hips.


Skilled Barefoot Runner

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2

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Skilled Barefoot Runner Injury Free

1. Posture Upright with torso leading the way and head looking towards the horizon

3. Relaxation Upper body, shoulders, wrists, hands, feet and ankles all relaxed

2. Rhythm Short strides with quick cadence (180bpm) and elbows matching stride rate

4. Footstrike Mid or forefoot strike, directly underneath the hips, in line with the center of gravity

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OUT DOOR

PERFORMANCE

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OUTDOOR PERFORMANCE – HIKING First in class, luxury waterproof barefoot hiking boot.

SYNTH

HIKER

350g

2.5mm 4.5mm lugs

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OFF ROAD

SYNTH HIKER

Off Road

Upper Features

HydroGuard, Hydrophobic, V-lock lace The fastest barefoot hiking shoe ever created. With a HydroGuard waterproofing system, hydrophobic mesh, V-hold lacing system and heel lock lace frame, the SYNTH HIKER combines fleet-footed trail speed with extreme mountain toughness in one unbeatable, lightweight, barefoot experience.

Mens

Black 300003-03

Ladies

Black 200003-03

Weight 350g

PR 5

TM

Breathable

Waterproof

Vegan

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OUTDOOR PERFORMANCE – HIKING First in class, luxury waterproof barefoot hiking shoe.

HYBRID 32

280g


OFF ROAD

HYBRID

Off Road

Upper Features X Leather, V-lock lace

A sleek performance shoe for golfers, walkers and anyone who likes to look good, with full off-road grip and barefoot feeling. With ion-masked waterproofed leather and our signature off-road barefoot sole, the HYBRID allows natural, skilful movement on and off the links. Loved by all from PGA pros to urban style setters.

Mens

Leather Black 300012-01

Leather White 300012-02

Ladies

Leather Black 200012-01

Leather White 200012-02

PR 5

Weight 280g

TM

Water Resistant

X Leather

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OUTDOOR PERFORMANCE-TRAIL Trail running with barefoot feeling and breathability.

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FREAK

TRAIL

260g

2.5mm 4.5mm lugs


OFF ROAD

TRAIL FREAK

Off Road

Upper Features

V Web, stitchless lamination support, V Lock lace Trail running with optimised barefoot feeling, structure and breathability. A lightweight, breathable shoe that’s a natural fit for trail-loving feet, the TRAIL FREAK’s duo 3M mesh and laminated structure gives a comfortable and secure ‘second skin’ fit. Your shoes and your feet will move as one, no matter what nature throws at them.

Mens

Black/Red 300030-01

Red/Orange 300030-03

Navy/Sulphur 300030-02

Breatho Trail Black/White 300005-06

Ladies

Grey/Teal 200030-01

Pink/Teal 200030-02

Breatho Trail Silver/Purple 200005-04 Blue Turquoise 200030-03

Weight 260g

PR 5

TM

Breathable

Vegan

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AMPHIBIOUS An unrivaled, modern day Huarache running sandal

PURE

ULTRA 36

120g


MULTI-TERRAIN

ULTRA PURE

ACHILLIES II

Multi-Terrain

Upper Features

Multi-Terrain

Upper Features

Hydroguard, V-Lock lace

V-sense TPU

The lightest amphibious running shoe ever made for land, water and everything in between. With its modular plug-in tongue, mesh sock and dual-density EVA, the 100g ULTRA is for anyone who wants a shoe that can handle anything they can.

The world’s first fully moulded barefoot running sandal that takes on tricky terrains, whatever the weather. The ACHILLES’ signature moulded split toe and medial loop locks your big toe and ball in place for naturally balanced movement. A removable strap brings extra versatility to this peerless performance footwear.

Mens

Mens

Black/White 300010-05

Blue/Sulphur 300010-06

Black 300032-01

Red/Orange 300032-02

Red/Sulphur 300010-07

Blue/Grey 300032-03

Ladies

Ladies

Black/White 200010-06

Black 200032-01

White/Pink 200010-07

Teal 200032-02

Blue 200010-08

Weight 120g

PR 5

TM

Breathable

Vegan

Weight TBCg

Vegan

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MENS LIFESTYLE The grandchild of Clarks’ iconic desert boot, the GOBI has everything that made this shoe ‘the world’s most comfortable’ plus a few extra features.

GOBI

3mm 230g

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V LIFE LIFESTYLE ON ROAD

GOBI II

V Life

RA II

V Life

Upper Features

Upper Features

The grandchild of Clark’s iconic desert boot, the GOBI II is a barefoot version of the world’s most comfortable shoe. Today, 65 years after Nathan Clark designed the original, his nephews bring you everyday barefoot style that’s never felt so good and is ideal for both work and play.

The ultimate barefoot transition shoe for anyone in pursuit of healthy, strong feet that work like they should. In simple, everyday leather or suede three-lace, the RA is a barefoot classic for work or play. A week in these and you’ll never look back.

Mens

Mens

X Leather/Suede

X Leather/Suede

Black Leather 300041-01

Suede Dark Brown 300041-02

Black Leather 300040-01

Suede Light Brown 300041-03

Suede Blue 300041-04

Suede Oxblood 300040-03

Suede Light Brown 300040-02

Suede Oxblood 300041-05

PR 5

Weight 230g

TM

X Leather

PR 5

Weight 200g

TM

X Leather

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MENS LIFESTYLE

FREUD

Enjoy barefoot style and comfort every day with this classic tennis heritage shoe, FREUD II. From the road to the tennis court, the FREUD II lets you tread a new path from dawn till dusk.

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V LIFE LIFESTYLE ON ROAD

FREUD II

V Life

ULYSSES

V Life

Upper Features

Upper Features

Enjoy barefoot style and comfort every day with this classic tennis heritage shoe, FREUD II. From the road to the tennis court, the FREUD II lets you tread a new path from dawn till dusk. With a leather and organic waxed canvas upper and our signature proprioceptive sole, experience sensory clarity combined with classic style.

Plan great adventures in the warmer months in this leather sandal inspired by the huarache. The elastic strap allows you a perfect fit and, with an abrasion-resistant V grip rubber outsole, the ULYSSES captures the essence of summer style and brings barefoot functionality to the humble sandal. 100% vegan.

Mens

Mens

X Leather/Canvas

Leather Black 300042-01

Microfibre/PU Lamination

Olive 300042-02

200g

PR 5

TM

X Leather

PU Red/Grey 300038-03

PU Black/Grey 300038-01

Canvas White 300042-03

Weight

PU Blue/Sulphur 300038-02

Weight 190g

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LADIES LIFESTYLE The grandchild of Clarks’ iconic desert boot, the GOBI II has everything that made this shoe ‘the world’s most comfortable’ plus a few extra features.

GOBI

3mm 230g

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V LIFE LIFESTYLE ON ROAD

-GOBI II

On Road

DAISY

On Road

Upper Features

Upper Features

T grandchild of Clark’s iconic desert boot, the GOBI The II is a barefoot version of the world’s most comfortable shoe. Today, 65 years after Nathan Clark designed the original, his nephews bring you every-day barefoot style that’s never felt so good and is ideal for both work and play.

The DAISY is an elegant, hand-finished, waxed calf pump with a satin elastic topline to grip your foot. Fine-tuned for the road and treadmill, this flexible shoe gives you pure sensory clarity. The soft, slip-resistant sole provides traction and the Dri-lex footbed lining enables super-soft moisture wicking and comfort.

Ladies

Ladies

X Leather/Suede

Suede Sand 200042-01

Suede Dusty Pink 200042-02

PR 5

Weight 230g

TBC

TM

X Leather

Leather Black 200013-01

PR 5

Weight TBCg

Leather Pink 200013-04

TM

X Leather

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LADIES LIFESTYLE

FREUD II

V Eve

JING JING

V Eve

Upper Features

Upper Features

A classic tennis heritage shoe for everyday barefoot style and comfort. With its natural wax canvas upper and our signature proprioceptive sole, the FREUD lets you tread a new path from dawn to dusk.

These super simple, sexy pumps fit in your handbag as easily as they fit on your feet. Made from premium vegan materials and with a gently elasticated topline to grip the shoe to your foot, the JING JING offers always-ready barefoot comfort, day and night. 100% vegan.

Ladies

Ladies

X Leather/Waxed Canvas

Canvas Dusty Pink 200038-01

Vegan deluxe PU

Canvas Green 200038-02

Canvas White 200038-03

Weight 190g

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PU Green 200016-13

PR 5

TM

X Leather

PU Black 200016-01

PU Pool 200016-12

Weight 90g

PR 5

TM

Vegan


V LIFE LIFESTYLE ON ROAD

NANCY

V Eve

TRICOT

V Eve

Upper Features

Upper Features

These cute little lace-up shoes for women on the go bring sensory luxury to your feet. Perfect for any occasion, the rubber print broguing adds fashion appeal for style-conscious women. Made from premium vegan materials, the V eve sole provides sensory clarity combined with feminine simplicity. 100% vegan.

Styled on the popular JING JING silhouette, the TRICOT uses modern, automated shoe-making technology, allowing for a minimal component construction that ensures an adaptable barefoot fit, feel and summer breathability for the ideal women’s after-exercise sport or casual shoe. The V eve sole provides sensory clarity for your feet, combining feminine simplicity with the barefoot lifestyle. 100% vegan

Ladies

Ladies

Vegan deluxe PU

PU Black 200017-01

Green 200017-07

Weight 90g

Flyknit technology woven fabric

PR 5

TM

Vegan

Woven Black 200039-01

Woven Grey/Multi 200039-02

Woven Pink/Turquoise 200039-03

Woven Blue/Turquoise 200039-04

Weight 90g

PR 5

TM

Vegan

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ULYSSES

LADIES LIFESTYLE

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V LIFE LIFESTYLE ON ROAD

ULYSSES

V Life

Upper Features

Microfibre/PU Lamination Inspired by the huarache, the ULYSSES sandal is a classic reborn – we have taken a design perfected over millennia and simply improved it. When ancient wisdom meets modern shoe making and materials, an evolution that captures the essence of summer style is born. The ULYSSES brings barefoot functionality to the free toe summer movement.

Ladies

PU Black/Graphite 200040-01

PU Teal 200040-02

PU Grey/Turquoise 200040-03

Weight TBCg

PR 5

TM

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ANCIENT WISDOM, MODERN TECHNOLOGY Made in Ethiopia, an exclusive collection o  f Soul of Africa shoes combines VIVOBAREFOOT ultra-thin soles with a natural local leather upper to create shoes that are not only good for the feet, they’re also good for the soul’

FEELING IS BELIEVING

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SOUL OF AFRICA

SOUL OF AFRICA RA II

SOUL OF AFRICA GOBI II

V Life

V Life

Upper Features

Upper Features

The ultimate barefoot transition shoe for anyone in pursuit of healthy, strong feet that work like they should. In simple, everyday leather or suede three-lace, the RA is a barefoot classic for work or play. A week in these and you’ll never look back. A portion of this shoe’s profits goes to Soul of Africa.

The grandchild of Clark’s iconic desert boot, the GOBI II is a barefoot version of the world’s most comfortable shoe. Today, 65 years after Nathan Clark designed the original, his nephews bring you everyday barefoot style that’s never felt so good and is ideal for both work and play. A portion of this shoe’s profits goes to Soul of Africa.

Mens

Mens

African leather

Leather Dark Brown 300043-01

Weight 210g

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Kudu leather

Leather Tan 300043-02

Leather Dark Brown 300046-01

PR 5

TM

X Leather

Weight 240g

Leather Tan 300044-02

PR 5

TM

X Leather


V LIFE LIFESTYLE ON ROAD

SOUL OF AFRICA JOY

SOUL OF AFRICA DAISY

V Road

V Road

Upper Features

Upper Features

Crafted in unlined, rich kudu leathers and exclusively for women, the SOFA JOY is tuned for the road and the treadmill. The flexible, soft, slip resistant sole lets your foot move as nature intended, providing pure sensory clarity. A portion of this shoe’s profits goes to the Soul of Africa foundation.

The SOA DAISY is an elegant pump that gently grips your foot, so you can enjoy that barefoot feeling every day. Fine-tuned for the road and treadmill, this flexible shoe lets your feet move with pure sensory clarity. A portion of this shoe’s profits goes to the Soul of Africa foundation.

Ladies

Ladies

X Leather

X Leather

Leather Tan 200028-02

Weight 140g

Leather Dark Brown 200028-01

Leather Tan 200021-02

PR 5

TM

X Leather

Weight 120g

Dark Brown 20021-01

PR 5

TM

X Leather

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SOUL OF AFRICA

SOUL OF AFRICA JING JING

V Eve

Upper Features X Leather

The SOA JING JING is created from ethically sourced Choolips fabric, hand-dyed in Ghana. Fine-tuned for the road , this flexible shoe gives you pure sensory clarity and the soft, slip-resistant sole ensures safe traction. A portion of this shoe’s profits goes to the Soul of Africa foundation. 100% vegan.

Ladies

Choolips Fabric 200041-01

Weight 90g

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PR 5

TM

Vegan


V LIFE LIFESTYLE ON ROAD

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Barefoot Luxury Hand cut, hand stitched and handcrafted using premium leather components; these shoes are created using the finest traditional shoe-making techniques. A wide anatomic toe box and super thin puncture-resistant sole combine to give your feet barefoot luxury.

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HANDCUT Hand cut, hand stitched and handcrafted using premium leather components, these shoes are created using the finest traditional shoe-making techniques.

LISBON

PORTO

V Handcut

V Handcut

Upper Features

Upper Features

Redefining formal shoes. The LISBON is a genuine goodyear welt, incorporating VIVOBAREFOOT’s pure barefoot technology. This hand-cut welt has the VIVOBAREFOOT anatomic shape, total flexibility, shankless construction and barefoot sole. Made with natural cork filler and a natural leather foot bed, the LISBON shapes to your foot for timeless fit and feel.

The PORTO brings barefoot performance to what is widely recognised as the world’s comfiest shoe – the desert boot. Designed by descendants of the desert boot’s original creator, and with a 65-year heritage and a leather insole that moulds to your foot, this shoe feels as good as it looks..

Mens

Mens

Welt construction

Leather Black 300025-01

Weight TBCg

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Stitch Down

Leather Brown 300025-02

Leather Dark Brown 3000022-01

PR 5

TM

X Leather

Weight TBCg

Leather Tan 300022-02

PR 5

TM

X Leather


V LIFE LIFESTYLE ON ROAD

BANNISTER

V Handcut

Upper Features X Leather/Handstitched

A sleek lace-up with sports styling that harks back to the Roger Bannister era. Leathers that look better with time and move beautifully.

Mens

Leather Black 300036-01

Weight TBCg

Leather Brown 300036-02

PR 5

TM

X Leather

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HANDCUT

MADALENA

Hand cut, hand stitched and handcrafted using premium leather components, these shoes are created using the finest traditional shoe-making techniques.

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V LIFE LIFESTYLE ON ROAD

MADALENA

PORTO

V Handcut

V Handcut

Upper Features

Upper Features

The MADALENA is the finest pump you’ll ever wear. The hand-cut, hand-stitched design has a VIVOBAREFOOT wide toe box for foot freedom and leather/rubber sole for a barefoot feel. The pure rubber sole with subtle double hexagon grip provides traction and freedom to move for sensory clarity.

The PORTO brings barefoot performance to what is widely recognised as the world’s comfiest shoe – the desert boot. Designed by descendants of the desert boot’s original creator, and with a 65-year heritage and a leather insole that moulds to your foot, this shoe feels as good as it looks.

Ladies

Ladies

X Leather/Stitch Down

X Leather

Leather Black 200036-01

Weight TBCg

Leather Sand 200036-02

Leather Tan 200021-02

PR 5

TM

X Leather

Weight 250g

Suede Pool 200021-04

PR 5

TM

X Leather

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KIDS

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KIDS LIFESTYLE Let your kids feet develop as nature intended.

PALLY

NEO VELCRO

Upper Features

Upper Features

Our best-selling kids’ Mary Jane for school, dress-up or play. The PALLY is quick and easy to adjust and fasten, and offers young feet natural barefoot movement with the safety of a puncture-resistant sole.

All the barefoot performance of our best-selling adult cross-trainer but redesigned for young and adventurous feet. The NEO VELCRO K has a kick guard, non-marking sole and helpful Velcro straps. Flexible, lightweight and puncture resistant to let your kids run wild.

Kids

Kids

X Leather, Velcro strap

Leather Black 100004-01

X Leather, Hydrophobic Mesh, Velcro strap

Leather Black100001-03

Leather Pink 100004-04

Pink 100001-07

Navy/Sulphur 100001-06

These shoes are available in both leather and vegan versions

Weight Weight 120g

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PR 5

TM

Breathable Water Resistant

130g

PR 5

TM

X Leather

Vegan

X Leather


ULTRA

Upper Features EVA, Velcro strap

The ultimate shoe for water-loving kids. The ULTRA K is innovation at its best: lightweight, tough and adaptable, this shoe is perfect for young feet that just won’t stay on dry land. And our signature puncture-resistant barefoot sole keeps feet safe, whatever’s underfoot.

Kids

EVA Royal Blue 100009-05

EVA Pink/Teal 100009-06

EVA Navy/Sulphur 100009-07

PR 5

TM

Weight 50g

Vegan

Breathable

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JUNIOR LIFESTYLE Let your kids feet develop as nature intended.

JING JING

V Eve

GOBI

V Life

Upper Features

Upper Features

These cool, super simple pumps fit your children’s feet like the proverbial glove. Made from premium vegan materials and with a gently elasticated topline to grip the shoe to the foot, the JING JING J offers always-ready barefoot comfort, day and night. 100% vegan.

The grandchild of Clark’s iconic desert boot, the GOBI II J is a barefoot junior version of the world’s most comfortable shoe. Today, 65 years after Nathan Clark designed the original, his nephews bring you every-day barefoot style that’s never felt so good and is ideal for both school and play.

Juniors

Juniors

Deluxe PU Black 100014-01

Leather Dark Brown 100020-01

Vegan deluxe PU

PR 5

Weight 90g

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X Leather

TM

Vegan

PR 5

Weight 210g

TM

X Leather


EVO PURE

On Road

Upper Features Thin mesh, breathable

Experience the perfect balance between on-road and light trail-running traction with the EVO PURE. With less friction and more breathability thanks to a new upper cage design, the EVO PURE retains hexagon identity for superb barefoot feeling and grip, enabling superior control and sensory clarity.

Juniors

Navy/Sulphur 100019-01

White/Pink 100019-02

Weight 210g

PR 5

TM

Breathable

V Web

Vegan

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ETHICAL STATEMENT At VIVOBAREFOOT, we are passionate about health. This includes the health of our people, our planet and our product. With every decision we make, we keep environmental and social factors front of mind. Eco-thinking starts at design and continues throughout our supply chain. We ensure that our high ethical standards are met in the factories and suppliers that we work with. Our design and development team works closely with all our factories in China and Portugal. Each factory is carefully chosen for their shoe making excellence and exemplary social and environmental standards. Our factories are also independently audited to the very highest international labour standard. We strive to deliver the most durable, efficient, barefoot and healthy products possible without causing unnecessary harm to the environment. We developed the Eco Matrix - a qualitative scoring system – to help us do this. Our Eco Matrix has four sections: Product Life, Materials, Performance and Design. Products are categorised into green, amber and red. Our aim is to only produce and sell ‘green’ products. We are a transparent organisation and openly admit that we have not yet achieved this target. The Eco Matrix means we know where to focus so that, season on season, we step closer to our goal. Here are some of things we’re doing to reach our aim: • We use more and more modern manufacturing techniques to create lighter products with less processing and fewer components. This adds up to dramatically reduce the amount of energy needed to produce and ship our shoes around the world. • We source materials local to our factories to minimise transportation and reduce our carbon footprint. •

We use moulded or stitched constructions to reduce how much glue we use. Where we have to use glue, our factories try to use water-based adhesives. When that’s not possible, we always choose the most eco-friendly option and put time into researching alternatives.

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