The Bikila is a breakthrough running shoe specifically designed for near barefoot running that encourages a more natural, healthier, and more efficient forefoot strike. Built on an entirely new platform, the Bikila features a Dri-Lex covered 3mm polyurethane insole and an anatomical pod outsole design that offers more protection, and distributes forefoot impact without compromising important ground feedback essential to a proper forefoot strike running form. A more athletic padded collar and topline, a single hook and loop closure, 3M reflective surfaces, and tear resistant TPU toe protection finish off this breakthrough design.If you are serious about fitness, then the Vibram Five Fingers Bikila running shoe will provide you with the optimum protection you need for an ultimate barefoot running experience.