I went to Outdoor Retailer this year and got some good information about the new and the old models of Vibram FiveFingers coming out. Here is some information from Vibram themselves that may help you make your decision about which one is best for you:
New Women’s FiveFingers Jaya: (MSRP $85.00) The Vibram FingeFingers Jaya fosters grace and power in a minimalist design. Created specifically for the modern fitness enthusiast, the stretch nylon upper and padded collar comfortable secure the foot during exercise. The athletic upper provides coverage that will secure the Jaya on the foot. The 5.5 mm EVA sole makes the Jaya one of the lightest models in our collection. Strategically placed Vibram TC1 performance rubber pads provide grip and durability to this unique sole design. The Jaya can be worn for a variety of indoor and outdoor fitness activities requiring balance, agility, and power. These shoes are great for fitness and after sport.
New Women’s Five Fingers Jaya LR: (MSPR $100) Sleek leather overlays and feminine topline differentiate the Vibram FiveFingers Jaya LR. Don’t be fooled, this new model for Spring 2011 will stand up to high reps and grueling intervals – all in a foot-flattering design. The 5.5mm EVA sole makes the Jaya LR one of the lightest models in our collection. Strategically placed Vibram TC1 performance rubber pads provide grip and durability to this unique sole design. The Jaya LR can be worn for a variety of indoor and outdoor fitness activities requiring balance, agility, and power. These shoes are great for fitness and after sport.
Women’s FiveFingers Treksport: ($99.95) Building on the success of versatility of the KSO and KSO Trek, Vibram FiveFingers presents the TrekSport. Our TrekSport offers a 4mm EVA midsole for plating and protection and a lightly cleated 4mm Vibram performance rubber outsole for added traction on a variety of surfaces. The Coconut Active Carbon upper offers natural breathability and abrasion resistance for maximum performance during your outdoor and athletic pursuits. This shoes is good for light trekking, climbing/bouldering, running, and fitness.
Women’s FiveFingers KSO Trek: ($125.00) The Women’s KSO Trek is more rugged version of our popular KSO. The kangaroo leather upper and sock liner are soft against the foot, yet strong and tear resistant, with outstanding breathability. A 4mm EVA midsole offers plating protection from stone bruising, and lightly cleated 4mm Vibram performance rubber outsole delivers improved traction on trails and over more rugged terrain. These shoes are great for light trekking, running, climbing/bouldering, and fitness.
Women’s FiveFingers Flow: ($90.00) The FiveFingers Flow was specifically designed for use in water or in cooler temperatures. A 2mm Neoprene upper and EVA footbed provide thermal insulation and protection. The sole features razor siped IdroGrip performance rubber for added slip resistance over a variety of surfaces. While more slip resistant, the IdroGrip rubber is a marking compound. These shoes are great for light trekking, climbing/bouldering, running, and water sports.
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