Skip Nav
Healthy Recipes
Our Favorite Healthy Grab-and-Go Breakfasts
Class Fitsugar
Torch 300 Calories in 30 Minutes With This Cardio Boot Camp
Butt Exercises
The Moves You Should Be Doing For a Perkier Butt

Get Your Butt in Gear: Springboost Shoes

Walk much? Who doesn't, but are your shoes allowing you to do it properly?

Springboost B-WALK Shoe ($140.00) is a walking sneaker that automatically corrects your posture, just merely by wearing them while walking. B-Walk, is designed for the weekend warrior looking for a waterproof shoe with good grip. The outsole of the shoe has also been studied to provide increased rolling action, lengthening the stride and providing the feel of a light, dynamic walk. This is all done using Springboost's special Dorsiflexion Technology. Anyone who walks for fitness will appreciate the health benefits gained from walking in dorsiflexion (with your foot slightly flexed) such as relieved lower back pressure, straightening of the back, increased blood circulation in the legs and activation of more muscle fibers in the legs and buttocks. The shoes are sold with two sets of interchangeable insoles. One enables users to get used to dorsiflexion with an insole at 0 degrees dorsiflexion, and the other allows wearers to get more out of their walk with a 2 degree dorsiflexion insole.

They are a lot like Earth Shoes in that they promote good walking. They are similar in appearance to MBTs (though MBTs are made on a rocker rather than a decline), but they are a lot less expensive. Buy them from TheTannery.com.

Around The Web
Join The Conversation
mattstyle mattstyle 8 years
These shoes are really cool. Check out the new line up of SpringBoost Shoes for 2009! I really like the Men's City for walking, but if I was a woman, I'd use the SpringBoost Motion for the gym.
deanna deanna 9 years
I LOVE, LOVE, LOVE, my MBT Shoes. I paid $250.00 for them and I can honestly say it's about the best money I have ever spent.
llendril llendril 10 years
leave it to fitsugar to get me excited about a walking shoe!
Flamingo iPhone Cases
Laptop Travel Bags
Geeky Back-to-School Essentials
Buffy the Vampire Slayer Phone Cases
Sunglasses For Running
Gifts For Tech-Savvy Dads
Best Health and Fitness Gear | June 2016

POPSUGAR, the #1 independent media and technology company for women. Where more than 75 million women go for original, inspirational content that feeds their passions and interests.

From Our Partners
Latest Fitness
All the Latest From Ryan Reynolds