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Embodiments relating to a lightweight sole structure are disclosed. In some embodiments, the sole structure may include a lobed member having a protruding portion associated with a cleat member. In some embodiments, the sole structure may include a chambered member located in an indention in an intermediate member. In some embodiments, the sole structure may include a cleat member having an outer layer, an intermediate layer, and an inner layer. In some embodiments, a method of making a sole structure may include injecting a chambered member in between an upper member and an intermediate member. In some embodiments, the sole structure may include a plurality of zones having varying degrees of flexibility. In some embodiments, the sole structure may include cleat members having penetrating portions for penetrating into the ground surface.

Title
Composite sole structure
Application Number
13/9549
Publication Number
8713819 (B2)
Application Date
January 19, 2011
Publication Date
May 6, 2014
Inventor
Sergio Cavaliere
Venice
IT
Andrew Caine
Portland
OR, US
Perry W Auger
Tigard
OR, US
Agent
Plumsea Law Group
Assignee
NIKE
OR, US
IPC
A43B 13/00
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