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Question: Can I make Fivefingers work for me?
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« on: May 22, 2012, 10:27:24 PM »

I really really want to start wearing Fivefingers but on my right foot, my big toe and my second toe are webbed together. Is there anyway I can make Fivefingers work for me or am I screwed? It would really suck if I'm not able to take advantage of the Fivefingers benifits because of this.  Sad
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« Reply #1 on: June 03, 2012, 11:06:26 AM »

There are good alternatives to VFFs.  I'm currently using the Altra Samson and they have the same feel as the Bikilas, minor the toe pockets.  I like running trails and I've found that going downhill my toes smash into the ends of the toe pockets.  The Samsons are a good alternative for the trails.  I'd recommend looking at other minimalist options besides VFFs.  There are a few folks here on the forums who use alternatives to VFFs because it's a better fit for them.

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