Wednesday, February 2, 2011

Interview with Vibram Fivefinger Inventor Robert Fliri

It's a PDF: http://bodyconsciousdesign.com/uploads/Interview_with_Robert_Fliri.pdf


"Shoe-people think a shoe needs shock absorption, cushioning, support."

Interesting. He designed them for hiking, the owner of Vibram decided they would be good for boating also, and bought the idea. Fliri is employed at Vibram now.