Every Friday morning, without fail, there’s a group of enthusiasts, a pack of runners, a tribe of people who storm up and down the Lions Head in Cape Town, for the fun of it. A significant proportion of these people are the Vivobarefoot Team, the whole team: the store manager, all the athletes, the director, friends and anyone who likes to end the week on a high!
This weekend the Lions Head hosted the annual Red Bull LionHeart race Read more…
“We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit” – Aristotle
Replace “excellence” with “barefoot” and you’ve got the essence of VIVOBAREFOOT in Aristotle’s voice. Not an “act” or fad, but a true habit: a way of life, and an underlying state of being.
Recent years have seen us turn back to ancient wisdom like this in order to move forward. In our case, literally. Barefoot movement is essential to a continuously healthy lifestyle. However, baring your feet is great for on your beach holiday, but not ideal on busy city pavements and twig strewn forest floors. This may sound like we’re heading towards a stale mate, but again, ancient wisdom moves us forward… Read more…
“Combining the World’s best intelligent design with the principles of evolutionary biomechanics to create this masterpiece of running equipment.”
We’re pleased to announce the VIVOBAREFOOT Stealth is now available for pre-order from our EU and UK websites. We’ve combined some of the World’s best intelligent design, thanks to our in-house team, with the principles of evolutionary biomechanics to create this masterpiece of running equipment.
Finding out about VIVOBAREFOOT has been such a relief. My whole physiology is different, my feet feel free and so does my whole body when I wear them. I know struggle with shoe shopping very much as nothing else gives you that freedom. One of the main advantages for me is they’re so light.
I specialise in a sport called ‘Street Workout’ and compete in national and international competitions. Due to the nature of the sport relying heavily on feeling as light as possible and regulations saying you must wear footwear, Vivo’s have proved highly effective. Read more…
We’re happy to announce we’re continuing our support of the incredible charity that is Social Purpose and Time (SPAT). James Gilley, founder of the non-profit organisation, is leading this positive movement that uses the power and beauty of running, fitness and nutrition as the motivation behind life changing charity work.