Yesterday marked the 32nd edition of the Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon. Various race engagements and achievements continued to cement the race’s place as the fourth largest marathon in the US & tenth largest worldwide!
Nearly twenty thousand participants from all 50 states and 63 countries took to the streets of Los Angeles for the scenic “Stadium to the Sea” course, which features a landmark every mile. More than 50 bands, 500 cheerleaders, 4 entertainment centers and 90 cheer zones set the stage for an exciting course, which also featured more than 40 on-demand Snapchat Geofilters specially-designed for the race.
At The Skechers Performance Los Angeles Marathon Health & Fitness Expo , at The LA Convention Center : OOFOS was a very popular booth since it had their OOFOS Sandals that our news staff of : Margie Rey , Steve Taylor , and Chris Owen – all agreed are the best recovery shoe due to the fact that it ABSORBS MORE SHOCK THAN TRADITIONAL FOAMS , and REDUCES STRESS ON SORE FEET, KNEES AND BACK !
WHAT MAKES OOFOS INCOMPARABLE TO OTHER RECOVERY SHOES?
ABSORBS MORE SHOCK THAN TRADITIONAL FOAMS
Athletic shoe foams are designed to “rebound” and propel you forward. Revolutionary OOfoam does the opposite, absorbing 37% more shock with every step than traditional footwear foam.
REDUCES STRESS ON SORE FEET, KNEES AND BACK
Your feet and joints take a pounding on hard surfaces. Slipping on OOFOS after a workout provides them with relief and a chance to recover.
CRADLES YOUR ARCHES
Unlike flip-flops, the OOFOS patented footbed is designed with tremendous arch support to take the pressure off of ankles, knees and hips, as well as your lower back.
ENABLES MORE NATURAL MOTION
Biomechanically designed, OOFOS flex with both your foot and the ground. The soft, flexible OOfoam material enables your foot to articulate the way nature intended.
• Soft, conforming toe post eliminates chafing• Durable OOfoam holds its cushion its entire life• Moisture resistant closed cell foam is shower-ready and machine washable• So light they float
WHAT ARE PEOPLE SAYING ABOUT OOFOS?
— WE’RE OBSESSED: RACE DAY ESSENTIALS
by Allison Pattillo, Gear Editor for Women’s Running