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Happy Winter Solstice!21.12.2018

The sun sticks around (Solstice) on December 21 st for our longest nights in the Northern Hemisphere and these longest darkest days are celebrated / consoled in many different ways around the world – AND all these wonderful cultures made some of the most amazing ‘barefoot’ shoes the world knows over thousands of generations. USA The Hopi Indians of Arizona call it Soyal with ceremonies of purification, gift-giving and protective spirits from the mountains. And of course made and still...

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A Winter Solstice report from Galahad Clark21.12.2017

A Winter Solstice Report from VIVO founder Galahad Clark a.k.a Mr Big Toe! Enjoy the holidays! We look forward to seeing you on the Shoespiracy red carpet and/or at a Swimrun event and/or big wave surfing and saving the corals!

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California Swimrunning30.10.2017

The Americans have started popping up on the OtillO circuit (the original and best Swimrun series in Europe originating on the idyllic island of Uto in the Stockholm archipelago) and they are fast and enthusiastic to ‘blow the sport up’ Stateside.

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Kids: Foot-Shaped Not Shoe-Shaped09.05.2017

Brainy, foot-shaped feet grow up strong and skillful too. Kid's feet are born perfect. While being barefoot as much as possible is ideal, we get that it's not realistic: so Vivobarefoot is a barely-there shoe to help them grow...

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Mother nature is the boss07.04.2017

OtillO goes out of it’s way to create ‘unique races in unique places’ and having experienced 4 events (Scilly Isles, Stockholm archipelago, 1000 lakes Germany and now Hvar, Croatia) I can certainly vouch for that.

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Introducing Eco Suede : Shoes made with plastic bottles09.03.2017

Introducing our new Eco range, using recycled plastic bottles to make the shoes of the future.

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Galahad Clark : A beginners guide to the Swimrun Sprint09.02.2017

Galahad Clark shares his experiences of taking part in the swimrun event in the Isles of Scilly.

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