05408761 is referenced by 105 patents and cites 21 patents.

A sport shoe is disclosed which provides a highly flexible, yet supportive shoe which enhances both wearer comfort and shoe performance, and virtually eliminates shoe break-in time. The shoe includes a two piece sole system, each sole having a plurality of flex areas which provide optimum flexibility in the metatarsal and phalanges regions of the wearer's foot during walking or running activities. The shoe further includes a three-point support system about (i) an adjustable heel counter, (ii) the arch region of the wearer's foot, and (iii) the lace region of the shoe, providing balanced support about the wearer's foot.

Title
Sport shoe and support system
Application Number
865979
Publication Number
5408761
Application Date
July 29, 1993
Publication Date
April 25, 1995
Inventor
Richard Gazzano
Woodside
CA, US
Agent
Hopkins & Carley
Assignee
A D One Sports
CA, US
IPC
A43B 5/00
A43B 23/08
A43B 7/14
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