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Old 04-19-2010, 09:31 AM   #1
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The name of the shoes with the spring heel.

I have seen people wearing these black "sneakers" that have a spring for a heel. I have quizzed them on what they were for and I've been told it is to prevent back pain for those who are on their feet for long hours. I never got the name of the company who makes them or what they are called. I have looked in sporting goods stores for them but can't find them. Does anyone know what they ae called and where I can find them? I manage a major retail store and have chronic back pain. Needless to say, being on my feet all day doesn't help.

 
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Re: The name of the shoes with the spring heel.

You mean the Nike Bo-ing sneakers (remember the commercials- BO- ING- BOING. BO- ING BOING... AHH!!!!!! Can't get it out of my head now!!!!). Those are the first that pop into my head... hope that helped.

 
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Old 04-19-2010, 10:20 AM   #3
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Re: The name of the shoes with the spring heel.

Thanks, I haven't found them in stores. Am I just blind too? Maybe I need to go to that forum too.

 
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Re: The name of the shoes with the spring heel.

LOLOL. I can't say if I've seen them around recently.. can't really recall... But try stores like Athletes Foot, Finish Line, Champs, maybe Journey's... And definitely check out the Nike website.

 
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Re: The name of the shoes with the spring heel.

I heard skechers shapeups are good too..also good on your feet if your standing alot

 
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