04441265 is referenced by 30 patents and cites 3 patents.

An athletic shoe constructed to inhibit ankle injuries is disclosed. The shoe is in the form of a "high cut" or ankle boot with a tensioning band anchored to the outside of the boot, along the sole, rearwardly of the transverse dorsal joint. In use, the band extends over the dorsal surface of the shoe to the inside of the ankle where it is fastened under tension.

Title
Athletic shoe with ankle support strap
Application Number
6/365514
Publication Number
4441265
Application Date
April 5, 1982
Publication Date
April 10, 1984
Inventor
Andrew L Pipe
3-47 First Ave., Ottawa, Ontario
CA
Guntis Obrascovs
2 Sweetland Ave. Apt. 3, Ottawa, Ontario
CA
Christopher D Burns
415 Chapel St., Ottawa, Ontario
CA
Agent
Larson and Taylor
IPC
A43B 5/04
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