The Nike Free 5.0+: A comfortable, natural ride
The Nike Free 5.0+ Women's Running Shoe features Flywire and Phylite technologies for support and durability. Lightweight with breathable mesh and a rubber outsole, this shoe offers cushioning, ventilation and traction in a barefoot-like fit.
BenefitsInner sleeve made with textured mesh for a dynamic, sock-like fit that hugs the foot and allows for easy on and offFlywire technology at the midfoot for a secure, supportive fitFused Phylite midsole and outsole for an ultra-lightweight, resilient rideOutsole lugs for shock absorption and responsiveness
After learning that Stanford athletes had been training barefoot on the university's golf course, three of
Nike's most innovative and creative employees set out to develop a shoe that felt natural and
weightless, similar to bare feet. In 2002, they examined a group of men and women with pressure-measuring insoles taped to their feet, using high-speed cameras to capture images of each foot in
The team spent eight years studying the biomechanics of shoeless running. The results yielded a
profound understanding of the foot's natural landing angle, pressure and toe position, allowing Nike
designers to build an unconventional and flexible running shoe from the inside out.
Additional DetailsNo-sew and synthetic overlays for lightweight durability and supportDiagonal cuts through the arch for flexibility and foot strengthNike+ ready
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