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THE WORLD'S FASTEST RUNNING SHOES: MADE WITH PEBAX® MATERIALS

ENERGY RETURN

Runner's World magazine recently published an article diving into the characteristics of the FOAM that is used in today's fastest running shoes. Read the full article HERE

This Pebax® foam as been under the spotlight since world's top marathoners have been pushing their limits by setting new world records (Eliud Kipchoge ; Brigid Kosgei)

Although they had different running shoe models, there is one major element in common: a midsole made with PEBAX® material.

RUNNING FURTHER AND FASTER.

When running long-distance, "good looking and comfy" running shoes is not enough to enhance performance and maintain a high cadence. This is where the material inside the shoes and its benefits play a huge role in making a difference. As mentioned in the article, the PEBAX® foam is used in the world's top sports shoes due to its excellent energy return properties that provide a faster leg recovery and less energy loss. Additionally, the foam is more lightweight compared to TPU materials.



What is the energy return? When the sole is compressed and then rebounds, it returns some of the force back to the runner. In a marathon distance, the runner with Pebax Powered® shoes benefits from less energy loss and feels less fatigue in their legs, enabling them to maintain a higher cadence, thus shaving time from their run.

Read the full article HERE