CN106136444B - Article of footwear - Google Patents

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CN106136444B
CN106136444B CN201610670601.2A CN201610670601A CN106136444B CN 106136444 B CN106136444 B CN 106136444B CN 201610670601 A CN201610670601 A CN 201610670601A CN 106136444 B CN106136444 B CN 106136444B
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佩里·W·奥格
安德鲁·凯恩
赛尔吉奥·卡瓦列雷
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    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A43FOOTWEAR
    • A43BCHARACTERISTIC FEATURES OF FOOTWEAR; PARTS OF FOOTWEAR
    • A43B23/00Uppers; Boot legs; Stiffeners; Other single parts of footwear
    • A43B23/22Supports for the shank or arch of the uppers
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A43FOOTWEAR
    • A43BCHARACTERISTIC FEATURES OF FOOTWEAR; PARTS OF FOOTWEAR
    • A43B13/00Soles; Sole and heel units
    • A43B13/02Soles; Sole and heel units characterised by the material
    • A43B13/026Composites, e.g. carbon fibre or aramid fibre; the sole, one or more sole layers or sole part being made of a composite
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A43FOOTWEAR
    • A43BCHARACTERISTIC FEATURES OF FOOTWEAR; PARTS OF FOOTWEAR
    • A43B13/00Soles; Sole and heel units
    • A43B13/02Soles; Sole and heel units characterised by the material
    • A43B13/12Soles with several layers of different materials
    • A43B13/122Soles with several layers of different materials characterised by the outsole or external layer
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A43FOOTWEAR
    • A43BCHARACTERISTIC FEATURES OF FOOTWEAR; PARTS OF FOOTWEAR
    • A43B13/00Soles; Sole and heel units
    • A43B13/14Soles; Sole and heel units characterised by the constructive form
    • A43B13/141Soles; Sole and heel units characterised by the constructive form with a part of the sole being flexible, e.g. permitting articulation or torsion
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A43FOOTWEAR
    • A43BCHARACTERISTIC FEATURES OF FOOTWEAR; PARTS OF FOOTWEAR
    • A43B13/00Soles; Sole and heel units
    • A43B13/14Soles; Sole and heel units characterised by the constructive form
    • A43B13/16Pieced soles
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A43FOOTWEAR
    • A43BCHARACTERISTIC FEATURES OF FOOTWEAR; PARTS OF FOOTWEAR
    • A43B5/00Footwear for sporting purposes
    • A43B5/02Football boots or shoes, i.e. footwear for soccer, football or rugby
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A43FOOTWEAR
    • A43BCHARACTERISTIC FEATURES OF FOOTWEAR; PARTS OF FOOTWEAR
    • A43B7/00Footwear with health or hygienic arrangements
    • A43B7/14Footwear with foot-supporting parts
    • A43B7/1405Footwear with foot-supporting parts provided with pads or holes on one or more locations, or having an anatomical or curved form
    • A43B7/1415Footwear with foot-supporting parts provided with pads or holes on one or more locations, or having an anatomical or curved form characterised by the location under the foot
    • A43B7/1445Footwear with foot-supporting parts provided with pads or holes on one or more locations, or having an anatomical or curved form characterised by the location under the foot situated under the midfoot, i.e. the metatarsal

Abstract

Provide a kind of article of footwear (10) comprising vamp (14) and footwear sole construction (12).Footwear sole construction includes sole disk (100), and the sole disk (100) includes shoes forward region (16), shoes middle region (18), heel region (20), transverse width, longitudinal axis and the ribs (110) for being longitudinally arranged and having the length of axis along longitudinal direction.Rib includes the rear end arranged close to the heel region of sole disk, and the shoes middle region that rib passes through substantially sole disk extends lengthwise into the front end of rib.The transverse width of ribs is in the overwhelming majority of the length of rib across the overwhelming majority of the transverse width of sole disk.Moreover, transverse width of the rib at front end and rear end is less than or equal to transverse width of the rib between front end and rear end at any point.

Description

Article of footwear

The application be on August 30th, 2012, application No. is 201280056618.9, entitled " footwear the applying date The divisional application of the application of article ".

Technical field

The present invention relates to a kind of article of footwear, more specifically it relates to a kind of with including having rigid element and flexible part The article of footwear of the footwear sole construction of the sole disk of both parts.

Background technique

Conventional article of athletic footwear includes two main elements: vamp and footwear sole construction.Vamp provides easypro for foot Foot and and the covering that is fixedly positioned foot relative to footwear sole construction are received suitablely.Footwear sole construction is fixed under vamp It portion part and is conventionally positioned between foot and ground.In addition to the ground decayed during walking, running and other locomotor activities Face reaction force (that is, providing buffering), footwear sole construction can also for example influence foot movement (for example, by resisting inward turning), assign Foot stability is given, and attachment frictional force is provided.Therefore, vamp and sole collective effect are suitable for various with offer The comfortable structure of sports.

Vamp is usually by multiple material element (for example, textile, polymer sheet, froth bed, leather, synthetic leather) shape At these material elements are stitched together or are adhesively combined together, the space on inside to define footwear, for relaxing Simultaneously fixedly receive foot in suitable ground.More particularly, vamp is formed in above the instep region and toe area of foot along foot Medial surface and lateral surface and around foot heel area extend structure.Vamp also may include lace system to adjust footwear Appropriate degree, and allow foot it is into and out from the space in vamp.In addition, vamp may include downward in lace system The flap stretched, to improve the adjustability and comfort of footwear, and vamp may include heel counter.

Footwear sole construction generally comprises multiple layers: insole, midsole and ground-engaging component.Insole is thin, compressible Component, vola (under that is) surface of located within the upper and neighbouring foot is to improve the comfort levels of footwear.Midsole is fixed To vamp lower surface and form the middle layer of footwear sole construction.Many midsole configurations are mainly by resilient, polymer foam material It is formed, such as polyurethanes (PU), ethylene vinyl acetate (ethyl vinyl acetate, EVA), runs through footwear Length and width extend.Midsole also may include plate, adjuster, fluid-filled chamber and/or for example further cushion effect, shadow It rings the movement of foot and/or assigns other elements of stability.Ground-engaging component can be by durable and wear-resisting material (example Such as, rubber) it is formed, the material includes texture, to improve attachment frictional force.

It has been developed including the stiffening plate with generally narrow configurations outside together with the shoes also with similar narrow configurations The footwear sole construction at bottom.However, these stiffening plates have the front section or back section of the wider shape of flare up.These open structure Type can increase weight, and limit the flexibility in the shoes front sections of shoes.

The prior art lacks the curved formations for adapting to the various features of foot.It is necessary to solve phase for article The limitation of pass technology.

Summary of the invention

On the one hand, this disclosure relates to article of footwear.The article of footwear may include being configured to receive the vamp of foot and consolidating Surely it is attached to the footwear sole construction of vamp and the shoe sole component including the lower surface with ground-engaging.Footwear sole construction may also include Sole disk (chassis), the sole disk are configured to provide support to shoe sole component, and wherein the sole disk includes shoes forward region, shoes Middle region, heel region, transverse width, longitudinal axis and ribs, the ribs are longitudinally arranged and have along longitudinal axis Length.In addition, the ribs may include the rear end arranged close to the heel region of sole disk, ribs passes through substantially sole The shoes middle region of disk extends lengthwise into the front end of ribs.In addition, ribs can have in the exhausted big portion of the length of ribs Divide in (substantial majority) across the transverse widths of the overwhelming majority of transverse width of sole disk.Moreover, reinforcing Transverse width of the rib at front end and rear end is less than or equal to any point of the ribs between front end and rear end The transverse width at place.

In one embodiment, the application provides a kind of article of footwear, comprising:

Vamp is configured to receive foot;And

Footwear sole construction is fixedly attached to the vamp and the shoe sole component including the lower surface with ground-engaging, The footwear sole construction further includes being configured to provide the sole disk of support to the shoe sole component, wherein before the sole disk includes shoes Area of portion, shoes middle region, heel region, transverse width and ribs, the ribs are longitudinally arranged and have longitudinal length and transverse direction Width;

Wherein, the ribs includes the rear end arranged close to the heel region of the sole disk, the ribs The shoes middle region for passing through substantially the sole disk extends lengthwise into the front end of the ribs;

Wherein, in the overwhelming majority of the length of the ribs, the transverse width of the ribs crosses over the sole The overwhelming majority of the transverse width of disk;And

Wherein, transverse width of the ribs at the front end and the rear end is less than or equal to the reinforcement Transverse width of the rib at any point between the front end and the rear end.

In one embodiment, the ribs is include the chamber longitudinally extended being formed in the sole disk big Hollow structure on body.

In one embodiment, at least one position along longitudinal axis, the ribs has generally Trapezoidal cross-sectional shape.

In one embodiment, the ribs includes reinforcement structure in the cavity.

In one embodiment, the reinforcement structure includes the multiple partition members arranged with cross-mode.

In one embodiment, the reinforcement structure further includes longitudinally arranged central compartment component, the longitudinal direction cloth The central compartment component set divides the partition member arranged with cross-mode equally.

In one embodiment, the upper part of the reinforcement structure is concordant with the upper part of the sole disk.

In one embodiment, the shoe sole component includes multiple ground-engaging components, wherein the ground-engaging structure One or more in part is protruded with the one or more sole disks extended transversely with from the central part of the sole disk respectively Portion is associated.

In one embodiment, the footwear sole construction be configured to allow for each of described ground-engaging component and Each of the ground-engaging component sole disk protruding portion associated with it is substantially independent of other engagement ground Surface member and associated sole disk protruding portion and be bent.

In one embodiment, the sole disk includes the position above one in the multiple ground-engaging component Set at least one recess portion of place on the upper surface of which.

In one embodiment, at least one described recess portion is automatic adjustment.

In one embodiment, at least one described recess portion includes the tapered channel with triangular cross-sectional shape, The tapered channel is arranged in above one supporting member in neighbouring the multiple ground-engaging component.

On the other hand, this disclosure relates to article of footwear.The article of footwear may include be configured to receive foot vamp and It is fixedly attached to the footwear sole construction of vamp and the shoe sole component including the lower surface with ground-engaging.Footwear sole construction can also wrap Include sole disk, the sole disk be configured to shoe sole component provide support, wherein the sole disk include shoes forward region, shoes middle region, Heel region, transverse width, longitudinal axis and central part, the central part extend through shoes forward region, shoes middle region and heel At least part in area.Sole disk may also include multiple sole disk protruding portions, and multiple sole disk protruding portion is from sole disk Center portion point is laterally extended, and wherein at least one of the sole disk protruding portion by the first material and has with the first material generally The second material flexible of different level is made.

In another embodiment, the application provides a kind of article of footwear, comprising:

Vamp is configured to receive foot;And

Footwear sole construction is fixedly attached to the vamp and the shoe sole component including the lower surface with ground-engaging, The footwear sole construction further includes including to be configured to provide the sole disk of support to the shoe sole component, wherein the sole disk includes shoes Forward region, shoes middle region, heel region, transverse width and central part, the central part extend through the shoes forward region, institute At least part of shoes middle region and the heel region is stated, the sole disk further includes the central part from the sole disk The multiple sole disk protruding portions extended transversely with;

Wherein at least one of described sole disk protruding portion by the first material and has with first material generally The second material flexible of different level is made.

In one embodiment, at least one described sole disk protruding portion cloth at position corresponding with the plantar ball of foot It sets in the shoes forward region.

In one embodiment, first material is arranged in the rear portion of at least one sole disk protruding portion Place and second material are arranged at the front part of at least one sole disk protruding portion and substantially than described First material is more flexible.

In one embodiment, the shoe sole component includes multiple ground-engaging components, wherein the ground-engaging structure One or more in part is associated with one or more of the sole disk protruding portion respectively.

In one embodiment, the footwear sole construction be configured to allow for each of described ground-engaging component and Each of the ground-engaging component sole disk protruding portion associated with it is substantially independent of other engagement ground Surface member and respectively sole disk protruding portion associated there and be bent.

In one embodiment, the sole disk includes the position above one in the multiple ground-engaging component Set at least one recess portion of place on the upper surface of which.

In one embodiment, at least one described recess portion is automatic adjustment.

In one embodiment, at least one described recess portion includes the tapered channel with triangular cross-sectional shape, The tapered channel is arranged in above one supporting member in neighbouring the multiple ground-engaging component.

On the other hand, this disclosure relates to article of footwear.The article of footwear may include be configured to receive foot vamp and It is fixedly attached to the footwear sole construction of vamp and the shoe sole component including the lower surface with ground-engaging.Footwear sole construction can also wrap Include sole disk, the sole disk be configured to shoe sole component provide support, wherein the sole disk include shoes forward region, shoes middle region, Heel region, transverse width and central part, the central part extend through at least the one of shoes forward region, shoes middle region and heel region Part.Sole disk may also include the multiple sole disk protruding portions being laterally extended from the central part of sole disk;It is longitudinally arranged and has There is the ribs of longitudinal length and transverse width;And the one or more sole disks extended from the central part of sole disk are prominent Portion.In addition, ribs may include the rear end arranged close to the heel region of sole disk, ribs passes through substantially sole disk Shoes middle region extends lengthwise into the front end of ribs.In addition, the transverse width of ribs can be in the exhausted big of the length of ribs Across the overwhelming majority of the transverse width of sole disk in part.Moreover, ribs is laterally wide at front end and rear end Degree is less than or equal to transverse width of the ribs at any point between front end and rear end.In addition, the first of sole disk Part can be formed by the first material and the second part of sole disk is by with the first material being substantially different horizontal flexibility The second material formed.

In one embodiment, the application provides a kind of article of footwear, comprising:

Vamp is configured to accommodate foot;And

Footwear sole construction is fixedly attached to the vamp and the shoe sole component including the lower surface with ground-engaging, The footwear sole construction further includes being configured to provide the sole disk of support to the shoe sole component, wherein before the sole disk includes shoes Area of portion, shoes middle region, heel region, transverse width and central part, the central part extend through the shoes forward region, described At least part of shoes middle region and the heel region;The sole disk further includes the central part cross from the sole disk The multiple sole disk protruding portions extended to ground;It is longitudinally arranged and has the ribs of longitudinal length and transverse width;And from institute State one or more sole disk protruding portions that the central part of sole disk extends;

Wherein the ribs includes the rear end arranged close to the heel region of the sole disk, and the ribs is big The shoes middle region on body across the sole disk extends lengthwise into the front end of the ribs;

Wherein in the overwhelming majority of the length of the ribs, the transverse width of the ribs crosses over the sole disk Transverse width the overwhelming majority;

Wherein transverse width of the ribs at the front end and the rear end is less than or equal to the reinforcement Transverse width of the rib at any point between the front end and the rear end;And

Wherein the first part of the sole disk is formed by the first material and the second part of the sole disk is by having Horizontal the second material flexible is substantially different with first material to be formed.

In one embodiment, the first part of the sole disk includes in the middle part of the heel region or the shoes Area, and the second part of the sole disk includes the shoes forward region, and wherein described in the second part Two materials are more flexible than on first material in the first part.

In one embodiment, the shoe sole component includes multiple ground-engaging components, wherein the ground-engaging structure One or more in part is associated with one or more of one or more of sole disk protruding portions respectively.

In one embodiment, the footwear sole construction be configured to allow for each of described ground-engaging component and Each of the ground-engaging component sole disk protruding portion associated with it is substantially independent of other engagement ground Surface member and associated sole disk protruding portion and be bent.

When consulting the following drawings and detailed description, other systems, method, the feature and advantage of current embodiment will It is apparent for those of ordinary skill in the art or becomes obvious.Be intended that all these other systems, method, feature and Advantage is included in the range of the description and the general introduction, protects in the range of current embodiment and by the attached claims Shield.

Detailed description of the invention

Current embodiment may be better understood with reference to the following drawings and description.Component in figure is not necessarily drawn to It draws, but lays stress on the principle for illustrating current embodiment.Moreover, in the accompanying drawings, identical appended drawing reference mark is passed through Wear the corresponding part of different views.

Fig. 1 is the schematic side elevation of the embodiment of article of footwear.

Fig. 2A is the schematic top view of the embodiment of the sole disk for article of footwear;

Fig. 2 B is the schematic bottom view of the embodiment of the sole disk for article of footwear;

Fig. 3 is the decomposition perspective view of shoe sole component-shoes chassis assembly embodiment for article of footwear;

Fig. 4 is the schematic outside view of the embodiment of the sole disk for article of footwear;

Fig. 5 is the perspective cross-section sectional view of the sole disk shown in Fig. 4 intercepted at Fig. 4 middle line 5-5;

Fig. 6 is the perspective cross-section sectional view of the sole disk shown in Fig. 4 intercepted at Fig. 4 middle line 6-6;

Fig. 7 is schematic outside view, illustrates the bending of the embodiment of the sole disk for article of footwear;

Fig. 8 is the partial top view of the embodiment of the sole disk for article of footwear, illustrates sole disk protruding portion Respective flexibility;

Fig. 9 is the schematic bottom view of shoe sole component-shoes chassis assembly embodiment for article of footwear;

Figure 10 is the schematic top view of shoe sole component=shoes chassis assembly embodiment for article of footwear;

Figure 11 is schematic outside view, illustrates the shoe sole component for article of footwear-shoes chassis assembly embodiment party The bending of case;

Figure 12 is the front view of shoe sole component-shoes chassis assembly embodiment, illustrates the bending of the part of component;

Figure 13 is the fortune of the embodiment of an article of footwear of the dress comprising the footwear sole construction with independent bending part The schematic diagram of mobilization;And

Figure 14 is the perspective schematic view of the embodiment of footwear sole construction.

Specific embodiment

Following discussion and attached drawing discloses a kind of footwear sole construction for article of footwear.It is disclosed herein related to footwear Concept can be applied to multi-motion footwear style, including such as running shoes, spike, basketball shoes, cross-training footwear, bicycle fortune Dynamic shoes, olive sneakers, golf shoes, tennis shoes, walking shoes and sneakers and tourism boots.These concepts can also be applied to lead to It is often considered as non-athletic footwear style, including dress shoes, slippers, sandals and brogan.Therefore, concept disclosed herein can Applied to diversified footwear style.

In order to consistency and it is convenient for the sake of, indicate used by this detaileds description the adjective in direction with it is illustrated Embodiment is consistent.It refers to extending footwear sole construction through this detailed description and used term " longitudinal direction " in the claims Length direction.In some cases, direction can extend to the heel portion of sole from the shoes front part of sole.Equally, Through this detailed description and used term " transverse direction " in the claims, the direction for extending the width of sole is referred to.It changes Sentence is talked about, and transverse direction can extend between the medial surface and lateral surface of footwear 10, and wherein the lateral surface of footwear 10 is away from another The surface of one foot, and medial surface is directed towards the surface of another foot.

In addition, referring to through this detailed description and used term "vertical" in the claims generally perpendicular to cross To the direction in direction and longitudinal direction.For example, vertical direction can face upward from ground in the case where sole is laid flat on the ground Extend.It should be understood that these indicate that each of the adjective in direction can be applied to single shoe sole component.In addition, through this It is described in detail and refers to the side for being bent and/or bending vertically vertically with term " upward " used in claim and " downward " Formula.For example, term " upward " refer to remotely in face of into vertical direction, and term " downward " refer to towards ground advance Vertical direction.

For purposes of this disclosure, the fixed attachment of term should refer to so that two components will not be easily separated (example Such as, in the case where not destroying one or two of component) two components connecting of mode.The exemplary side of fixed attachment Formula may include using permanent adhesive, rivet, suture, nail, staple, welding or other thermals and/or other companies Connection technology connects.

Construction of footwear

Fig. 1 depicts an embodiment of article of footwear 10, and article of footwear 10 may include footwear sole construction 12 and vamp 14.For the purpose of reference, footwear 10 can be divided into three rough regions: shoes forward region 16, shoes middle region 18 and heel region 20. Shoes forward region 16 generallys include the part in the joint for corresponding to toe and connecting metatarsal and phalanx of article of footwear 10.Shoes middle region 18 generally include the part of the arch area corresponding to foot of footwear 10.Heel region 20 be corresponding generally to include root bone foot Rear portion.Region 16,18 and 20 is not intended to the precise region for dividing article of footwear 10.But region 16,18 and 20 is anticipated In the relevant range substantially for representing footwear 10 to facilitate following discussion.

Because footwear sole construction 12 and vamp 14 cross over the whole length of generally footwear 10, shoes forward region before term 16, shoes middle region 18 and heel region 20 are not only generally applicable to footwear 10, but also are also applied for footwear sole construction 12 and vamp 14, And the discrete component of footwear sole construction 12 and vamp 14.

Disclosed article of footwear can be formed by any suitable material.In some embodiments, herein by reference One or more materials disclosed in the patent (No. 5,709,954 United States Patent (USP)) of the Lyden being fully incorporated et al. can be made With.

As shown in the figure 1, vamp 14 may include one or more material elements (for example, fabric, foam, leather and synthesis Leather), which can be sewn, is glued, molding or otherwise formed, and be configured to connect to define Receive the inner space of foot.Material elements can be selected and be arranged as selectively assigning such as durability, gas permeability, wear-resisting Property, the performance of flexibility and comfort.Ankle opening 22 in heel region 20 provides the entrance for entering inner space.In addition, shoes Face 14 may include shoestring 24, can be used to adjust the size of inner space, so that foot is fixed in inner space simultaneously Inner space is entered and left convenient for foot.Shoestring 24 can extend through the hole in vamp 14, and the medial side portion of vamp 14 It can extend between inner space and shoestring 24.It uses to 14 property of can choose of vamp various other configurations, material and/or closes Close any one of mechanism.For example, vamp 14 may include the sock liner instead of more conventional flap;Selectable closure Mechanism, such as loop fasteners (for example, tape), hasp, clasp, abdominal belt or for foot to be fixed on the sky defined by vamp Interior any other device.

Footwear sole construction 12 can be fixedly attached to vamp 14 (for example, using adhesive, suture, welding and/or other are suitable Technology), and can have the configuration extended between vamp 14 and ground.Footwear sole construction 12 may include for weakening ground The formations of face reaction force (that is, foot is worked as a buffer).In addition, footwear sole construction 12 is configurable to provide attachment friction Power assigns stability and/or the various foot movements of limitation, such as inward turning, outward turning and/or other movements.The structure of footwear sole construction 12 Type can be according to the ground for one or more types that footwear sole construction 12 can use on it (for example, natural sod, pedaline Skin, dirt road, surfacing (for example, pitch, concrete and other types of surfacing) and chamber internal surface, such as hardwood, Synthetic rubber surface, ceramic tile and other chamber internal surfaces) and it is dramatically different.In addition, the configuration of footwear sole construction 12 can be according to shoes The movable type (for example, running, walking, football, baseball, basketball and other activities) that is used for desired by class article 10 and it is significant It is different.Footwear 10 are depicted as the shoes with anti-skid stud in the accompanying drawings, have the shoes for being suitable for natural sod and/or artificial turf Bottom structure.Although the shoes 10 described are suitably adapted for football, this shoes with anti-skid stud be applicable to natural sod and/ Or it is used in other movements on artificial turf, such as baseball, rugby and other similar movements, wherein anti-skid stud component Enhance attachment frictional force and road holding (grip) with can dramatically.However, many in the feature for the footwear 10 being discussed herein can be with Suitable for other types of footwear, including the footwear without anti-skid stud.

In some embodiments, footwear sole construction 12 may include multiple components, multiple component can individually and/or It is jointly supplied to a attribute of article of footwear more than 10, such as the weight of support, rigidity, flexibility, stability, buffering, comfort, mitigation And/or other attributes.In some embodiments, footwear sole construction 12 may include inner sole 26, midsole 28, sole disk 100 and shoe sole component 30, as shown in Figure 1.However, in some cases, one or more of these components can be omitted.

Inner sole 26 may be arranged in the space defined by vamp 14, and inner sole 26 may extend through region 16,18 and Each of 20 and extend between the lateral surface and medial surface of footwear 10.Inner sole 26 can by it is deformable (for example, It is compressible) material is formed, such as polyurethane foam or other polymer foams.Therefore, inner sole 26 due to Its compressibility can provide buffering, and can also be bonded foot to provide comfort, support and stability.

In some embodiments, inner sole 26 can be removed from footwear 10, for example, with for replacing or washing.Other In embodiment, inner sole 26 can be integrally formed with the shoes bed of vamp 14.In other embodiments, inner sole 26 can be fixed It is attached in footwear 10, for example, passing through permanent adhesive, welding, suture, and/or other suitable technologies.

In some embodiments of footwear 10, vamp 14 can surround inner sole 26, including on its bottom surface in shoes Bottom 26.In other embodiments, vamp 14 can not exclusively extend below inner sole 26, and in such reality It applies in scheme, inner sole 26 can be placed on the top of midsole 28, (or sole is placed in the embodiment for not including midsole On Pan100Ding).

As described above, footwear 10 are portrayed as football boot in Fig. 1.Although football boot often do not include midsole, because For footwear 10 many features be applicable to include midsole shoes (including football boot and for other movable shoes), because This has depicted the general location of midsole 28 in Fig. 1, this is because it can be incorporated to appointing in a plurality of types of footwear What a kind of (including football boot if football boot include midsole).Midsole 28 can be fixedly attached to vamp 14 Lower area (for example, passing through suture, adhesive combination, thermal (for example, welding) and/or other technologies), or can be with vamp 14 be integrated.Midsole 28 may extend through each of region 16,18 and 20, and in the outer of article of footwear 10 Extend between side and medial surface.In some embodiments, the part of midsole 28 can surround the periphery of article of footwear 10 Exposure.In other embodiments, midsole 28 can be completely covered by other elements, such as by the material layer from vamp 14 It is completely covered.According to the activity that footwear 10 are intended for, midsole 28 can be by any suitable with performance described above Material is formed.In some embodiments, midsole 28 may include foamed polymer material, such as polyurethanes (PU), ethylene vinyl acetate (EVA), or effect are when footwear sole construction 12 connects during walking, running or other ambulatory motions Weaken any other suitable material of ground reaction force when tread surface.

In some embodiments, footwear sole configuration may include providing the structural elements of rigidity, support and/or intensity Part.Furthermore it is also possible to include distributively face reaction force and/or mentioning high performance structural during engaging with earth's surface irregular portion Feature.The structural detail for providing above-mentioned characteristic may include the one or more plate sole pan portions being arranged in footwear sole construction Part.Sole disk can be configured with various geometries, to realize certain attributes as described above.These attributes can also lead to Selection is crossed for the material of the desired performance characteristic of offer of the various parts and region of footwear sole construction to realize.

Fig. 2A is the top view of the exemplary implementation scheme of sole disk 100, and Fig. 2 B is the exemplary embodiment party of sole disk 100 The bottom view of case.For illustrative purposes, sole disk 100 individually indicates in Fig. 2A and Fig. 2 B.However, in some embodiments In, sole disk 100 can be with shoe sole component 30 (for example, seeing Fig. 3, Fig. 9 and Figure 10), midsole 28 and/or the shoes of footwear 10 Face 14 is associated.Fig. 2-6 shows the left foot model of sole disk 100.However, it should be understood that the spy of presently disclosed sole disk 100 Sign can be applied equally to be intended to and the mirror image of the right sole disk 100 being used together enough.

As shown in Figure 2 A and 2 B, sole disk 100 can be configured as shoe sole component 30 provide support, intensity, rigidity, The plate structure of stability and other structures characteristic.Sole disk 100 may include outside 102 and inside 104.As shown in Figure 2 A, outside Side 102 and inside 104 can be the opposite side of sole disk 100.In addition, sole disk 100 may include upper surface 106 and longitudinal axis 108.As shown in Figure 2 B, sole disk 100 may include lower surface 109.The other details of sole disk 100 and footwear 10 it is other Component will be discussed in greater detail below.

Ribs

It in some embodiments, may include being configured as sole knot according to the footwear sole construction of disclosed embodiment The various aspects of structure provide rigidity, intensity, and/or the feature supported without dramatically increasing weight.For example, some example soles Architecture implementation may include plate sole disk, which, which has, is configured to provide the feature of increased rigidity.It should Sole disk can be configured to be fixedly attached to the shoe sole component of the ground-engaging of sole disk and provide support.Sole disk may include providing To certain features of the resistance of vertical bending, transverse curvature and/or distortion.In some embodiments, ribs can be along Sole disk is longitudinally disposed.In some embodiments, ribs may include hollow structure, and not have so as to provide rigidity Have and increase a large amount of additional materials, and therefore keeps low weight.

As shown in Figure 2 A and 2 B, sole disk 100 may include the length for being longitudinally arranged and having along longitudinal axis 108 Ribs 110.Ribs 110 can have can neighbouring sole disk 100 heel region 20 arrange rear end 112, central part 113 and front end 114, front end 114 can neighbouring shoes middle region 18, shoes forward region 16 or close to shoes middle region 18 and shoes front Transition part between area 16 and arrange.Therefore, rib 110 can pass through substantially the longitudinal extension in shoes middle region 18 of sole disk 100 To the front end of rib 110 114, and in some embodiments, rib 110 be may extend into shoes forward region 16.

As shown in the picture, in some embodiments, the transverse width of rib 110 can be in most length of rib 110 Across most transverse widths of sole disk 100.In addition, in some embodiments, rib 110 is at front end 114 with after Transverse width at end 112 is less than or equal to transverse direction of the rib 110 at any point between rear end 112 and front end 114 Width.

According to some embodiments, exemplary stiffener not only may include providing the feature of support and rigidity (for example, supporting Counter-bending and distortion), and may include providing the cured section of sole disk and it is desirable to keep that between sole disc portion flexible Gentle transition feature.For example, in some embodiments, some aspects of rib can in terms of one or more sizes It is gradually decreased in size.

As shown in Figure 2 A and 2 B, in some embodiments, rib 110 can have end 112 and/or front end backwards 114 transverse widths gradually decreased.This structure gradually decreased can be provided in the rigidity provided by rib 110 and rib 110 does not have There is the gentler transition between the greater flexibility of 100 part of sole disk extended past.Similarly, such as below with reference to Fig. 4 more It is discussed in detail, the vertical height of rib 110 can be gradually decreased towards rear end 112 and front end 114.Such as Fig. 2A and Fig. 2 B institute Show, the transverse width of rib 110 can gradually decrease completely.For example, as shown in Figure 2 A and 2 B, rear end 112 and front end 114 In either end or both can be finished up with perfectly round shape.Selectively, rear end 112 and/or front end 114 can also be with It is bigger linear to gradually decrease ending (for example, coming to a point).Alternatively, rear end 112 and/or front end 114 can Partially to gradually decrease ending.

In some embodiments, rib 110 can be substantially a hollow structure comprising be formed in sole disk 110 Longitudinal extended cavity 116.In addition, rib 110 may include the reinforcement structure in chamber 116.In some embodiments, reinforcement structure can To include multiple partition members 118, multiple partition member 118 can provide cross support.As shown in Figure 2 A, reinforcement structure can be with Including with multiple partition members 120 of right-angled intersection mode arrangement.In addition, in certain embodiments, reinforcement structure can be with Divide partition member 120 etc. equally including longitudinally arranged central compartment component 122 and with right-angled intersection mode arrangement.Partition member 118 not only can provide the increased resistance for bending force, but also may provide for the significant resistance of distortion power.

In some embodiments, partition member 118 can be formed simultaneously with the other parts of sole disk 100 (such as In identical injection molding technical process).In other embodiments, on preforming sole disk, partition member 118 can be with Injection molding is into the chamber 116 in preforming sole plate.In other embodiments, partition member 118 can individually at Type is simultaneously integrated in chamber 116.In these embodiments, partition member 118 can independent injection molding.In other such realities It applies in scheme, partition member 118 can be formed by other technical process, for example carbon fiber is twisted (layup) and solidifies, with shape At preforming structure, which can be used selectable technical process and is integrated in chamber 116 or is fastened on chamber In 116.

Fig. 3 is the exploded view of sole disk 100 and shoe sole component 30.When assembling footwear sole construction 12, sole disk 100 can be stayed It stays in the recess portion 123 of shoe sole component 30.(see Figure 10.) in some embodiments, sole disk 100 can by injection molding shape At.In other embodiments, sole disk 100 can be formed by other technical process, and such as compression molding, carbon fiber is twisted and mould Modeling and/or any other suitable technical process.Shoe sole component 30 can be formed with any suitable technique process, such as mould Mould (such as injection molding) or other suitable technical process.

In some embodiments, sole disk 100 and shoe sole component 30 can be separately formed, and are then connected to one It rises, for example, passing through welding, adhesive and/or other technologies.In other embodiments, sole disk 100 can be initially formed, And it is then placed in mold, and shoe sole component 30 can be molded around sole disk 100, effectively by two in technical process A component welds together.Selectively, shoe sole component 30 can be initially formed and be placed in mold.Then, sole disk 100 can Injection molding is into preforming shoe sole component 30.

In some cases, one or more preforming ground-engaging components (for example, anti-skid stud) are inserted into mould In tool, and shoe sole component 30 can be for example, by Material injection to be molded onto mold to connect with preforming in mold Ground member is closed to be connected to be formed.In some embodiments, shoe sole component 30 formed in this way then can be in list The preforming form of sole disk 100 is integrated in only technical process.In other embodiments, shoe sole component 30 can be with sole Disk 100 is co-molded, as described above.In such technical process, preforming sole disk 100 and preforming connect Ground member is closed to be inserted into the mold for being configured to be formed the component of shoe sole component 30 and sole disk 100.Selectively, Shoe sole component 30 and sole disk 100 can be formed by any other suitable technical process.

In some embodiments, example sole disk may include providing the feature of comfort.For example, in some embodiment party In case, sole disk can have generally flat upper surface.Therefore, the upper part of various elements can be with the upper table of sole disk Face keeps flushing.Also, sole disk can have a degree of natural torsion for being bent to conform to foot in each region.

(and also as shown in figure 12) as shown in Figure 3, in some embodiments, reinforcement structure is (for example, partition member 118) upper part 124 can be flushed with the upper surface 106 of sole disk 100.This can keep the shoes bed of footwear 10 (for example, shoes The low portion at interior bottom 26, midsole 28 and/or vamp 14) it can be placed in relatively flat thereon, consistent surface.At it In his embodiment, reinforcement structure can have selectable configuration.

Also as shown in Figure 3, shoe sole component 30 may include one or more holes 125.In some embodiments, sole part Hole 125 in part 30 can in assembling being partially filled with sole disk 100.In other embodiments, sole disk 100 can 125 top (for example, seeing Fig. 9) of hole is resided at least partially within, to make hole 125 as open area.This can provide weight It reduces.

Fig. 4 is the outer side view of sole disk 100.As shown in figure 4, sole disk 100 can be substantitally planar structure, in its week There is the curved surface slightly upwards being consistent with the profile in vola at side.In addition, the lower surface 109 of sole disk 100 can be in the middle part of shoes It is bent upwards in area 18 to adapt to the concave surface of arch of foot.As shown in figure 4, rib 110 can be downward from the transverse central portion of sole disk 100 It is prominent.In some embodiments, rib 110 can pass through one in the hole 125 in shoe sole component 30 and protrude (for example, seeing Figure 11).Rib 110 most descends peak potion 126 to can have generally flat lateral contour, as shown in figure 4, existing to provide rib 110 Ratio is in the rear end of rib 110 in the longitudinal center part 111 of rib 110 (for example, at the longitudinal center part of shoes middle region 18) 112 or front end 114 at deep part.Therefore, the depth of rib 110 can gradually subtract towards rear end 112 and front end 114 It is few, provide sole disk 100 and the therefore gentle transition between the rigidity and flexibility of the different zones of footwear sole construction 12.Fig. 4 In give enlarged drawing 127 and 129, to illustrate sole disk 100 along the length cross-sectional shape at different locations of rib 110 Variation.Cross section shown in enlarged drawing 127,129 will be discussed in more detail in conjunction with Fig. 5 and Fig. 6.

Fig. 5 is the example perspective cross-sectional view of the sole disk 100 intercepted at Fig. 4 middle line 5-5.In order to simplify The partition member 118 in chamber 116 is not shown in bright purpose, Fig. 5.In some embodiments, rib 110 is along longitudinal axis Can have generally at 108 at least one position is trapezoidal cross-sectional shape, as shown in Figure 5.For example, as shown in figure 5, rib 110 may include inclined inner sidewall 128 and inclined lateral wall 130.In addition, rib 110 may include substantially horizontal lower wall 132, which includes smooth lower surface (that is, peak potion 126).Cross section shape of the sole disk 100 in the region of rib 110 Shape can be selected to provide desired performance characteristics.In the present example, inner sidewall 128 and lateral wall 130 can tilt, with The lateral stiffness and torsional rigid of enhancing are provided, without inadequately increasing vertical bending stiffness.The cross section of sole disk 100 The accurate angle and size of shape can be chosen to obtain desired performance.Therefore, various other trapezium structures can be with It is used.Further, it is possible to use other suitable cross-sectional shapes, to realize desired performance.

As described above, the transverse width of ribs 110 can cross over sole disk in the overwhelming majority of the length of rib 110 The overwhelming majority of 100 transverse width.As shown in figure 5, rib 110 can have transverse width 500, it can be with the cross of sole disk 100 It is close to width 502.In the overwhelming majority of the length of rib 110, the transverse width 500 of rib 110 can be with the transverse direction of sole disk 100 Width 502 poor several millimeters.For example, the transverse width 500 of rib 110 can be on about 50% or more of the length of rib 110 It is at least the 60% of the width of sole disk 100.In some embodiments, the transverse width 502 of sole disk 100 can be in rib It is no more than about 15mm bigger than the transverse width 500 of rib 110 on about the 50% of 110 length.In other embodiments, these Relative size can change.In some embodiments, at 100 part of sole disk for corresponding roughly to the line 5-5 in Fig. 4, The transverse width 500 of rib 110 can be in the range of about 10-20mm, for example, about 15mm, and sole disk 100 is laterally wide Degree 502 can be in the range of about 20-30mm, for example, about 25mm.Correspondingly, the transverse width of sole disc portion not with ribbing 503 can be in the range of about 2-10mm, for example, about 5mm.Moreover, at online 5-5, the interior transverse width 504 of rib 110 can be with In the range of about 10-20mm, for example, about 14mm, and the transverse width 506 of peak potion 126 can be in the model of about 5-10mm In enclosing, for example, about 7mm.Above-mentioned size can change according to the desired characteristic of sole disk 100.

As also described above, the height of rib 110 can be gradually decreased towards the rear end of rib 110 112 and front end 114.? In some embodiments, at 100 part of sole disk for corresponding roughly to Fig. 4 middle line 5-5, rib 110 can have height 508, It can be in the range of about 3-10mm, for example, about 5mm, and sole disk 100 itself can have total height 510, can be In the range of about 5-12mm, for example, about 7mm.Moreover, at 100 part of sole disk for corresponding roughly to Fig. 4 middle line 5-5, rib 110 Chamber 116 can have interior depth 512, can be in the range of about 2-8mm, such as about 4mm.In addition, sole disk 100 can With thickness 514.At 100 part of sole disk for corresponding roughly to Fig. 4 middle line 5-5, the thickness 514 of sole disk can be about In the range of 0.75-2.5mm, for example, about 1.5mm.Due to the relatively thin wall thickness 514 of sole disk 100, peak potion 126 it is interior Difference between transverse width 504 and transverse width 506 can be relatively small.Due to similar, the height of rib 110 Difference between 508 and the height 510 of sole disk 100 is also possible to relatively small.Above-mentioned size can be according to the phase of sole disk 100 The characteristic of prestige and change.

Fig. 6 is that the example perspective of the sole disk 100 of the sole disk 100 intercepted at Fig. 4 middle line 6-6 splits cross section Figure.Although as shown in fig. 6, sole disk 100 and rib 110 at 100 part of sole disk for corresponding roughly to Fig. 4 middle line 6-6 Cross-sectional shape can be substantially similar to the sole disk 100 at 100 part of sole disk for corresponding roughly to Fig. 4 middle line 5-5 With the cross-sectional shape of rib 110, but the size of sole disk 100 and/or rib 110 can be different to a certain extent.For example, scheming Cross section at 4 middle line 5-5 has the place of shallow and wide configuration, and the cross section at line 6-6 in Fig. 4 then has deeper The configuration of rib.

As described above, the transverse width of rib 110 can be in the overwhelming majority of the length of rib 110 across sole disk 100 The overwhelming majority of transverse width.Therefore, as shown in fig. 6, at 100 part of sole disk for corresponding roughly to the line 6-6 in Fig. 4, Rib 110 can have transverse width 600, can be similar to the transverse width 602 of sole disk 100.In some embodiments, At 100 part of sole disk for corresponding roughly to Fig. 4 middle line 6-6, the transverse width 600 of rib 110 can be in the model of about 10-20mm In enclosing, for example, about 15mm, the transverse width 602 of sole disk 100 can be in the range of about 20-30mm, such as about 26mm. Correspondingly, the transverse width 603 of the part of the sole disk of rib can be in the range of about 2-10mm, for example, about 5mm.Separately Outside, at online 6-6, the interior transverse width 604 of rib 110 can be in the range of about 10-20mm, for example, about 14mm, and peak The transverse width 606 in portion 126 can be in the range of about 5-10mm, for example, about 7mm.Above-mentioned size can be according to sole disk 100 Desired characteristic and change.

As also described above, the height of rib 110 can be gradually decreased towards the rear end of rib 110 112 and front end 114.? It corresponds roughly at 100 part of sole disk of Fig. 4 middle line 6-6, the height of rib 110 is close to its maximum value.In some embodiment party In case, at 100 part of sole disk for corresponding roughly to Fig. 4 middle line 6-6, rib 110 can have height 608, which can be with In the range of about 5-15mm, for example, about 8mm, and sole disk 100 itself can have total height 610, and which can With in the range of about 6-18mm, for example, about 9mm.Moreover, in 100 part of sole disk for corresponding roughly to Fig. 4 middle line 6-6 Place, the chamber 116 of rib 110 can have interior depth 612, which can be in the range of about 3-10mm, for example, about 6mm.In addition, sole disk 100 can have thickness can 614.At 100 part of sole disk for corresponding roughly to Fig. 4 middle line 5-5, shoes The thickness 614 on chassis is in the range of about 0.75-2.5mm, for example, about 1.5mm.Due to the relatively thin wall of sole disk 100 Thickness 614, the difference between the interior transverse width 604 and transverse width 606 of peak potion 126 can be relatively small.Due to similar The reason of, the difference between the height 608 of rib 110 and the height 610 of sole disk 100 is also possible to relatively small.Above-mentioned ruler It is very little to be changed according to the desired characteristic of sole disk 100.

Sole disk protruding portion

According to disclosed embodiment, example sole disk can be the sole knot of article of footwear in its most effective place Structure provides support, and the material of reduced amount can be used to provide support and therefore obtain lower weight.In addition, such as with Under be discussed in greater detail, disclosed sole disk configuration can also enable the different piece of footwear sole construction on the basis of more independent Bending allows footwear sole construction to be bonded ground irregular portion, keeps more ground-engaging shoe sole component and ground face contact, from And it maintains attachment frictional force and stability is provided.In some embodiments, using for example from the extension of the central part of sole disk Can independent curved protruding portion the weight of reduction and the flexibility of selectivity is provided.It can be gap, material between the projections Otherwise material will be arranged in gap location.Therefore, the removal of the material alleviates weight, while allowing the rest part of sole disk substantially On be bent independently from each other.

It returns in Fig. 2A, sole disk 100 may include central part 138, and the central part 138 is in sole disk 100 At least part passed through in shoes forward region 16, shoes middle region 18 and heel region 20 in transverse central area longitudinally extends.Separately Outside, sole disk 100 may include multiple sole disk protruding portions 140, and multiple sole disk protruding portion 140 is from sole disk 100 Center portion point 138 is laterally extended, and multiple sole dish gaps 142 are left between sole disk protruding portion 140.Sole disk protruding portion 140 It is arranged at key position to the property of can choose, to be that footwear sole construction 12 provides support in selection region.As shown in Figure 2 A, Sole disk 100 may include the narrow 144 between sole disk protruding portion 140.

Referring now to Fig. 7, the figure shows the outer side view of sole disk 100, narrow 144 can be not only narrow, but also In the vertical direction than relatively thin.The thin and narrow configuration of narrow 144 facilitates the soft of the shoes forward region 16 of sole disk 100 Property.As shown in fig. 7, the front part 146 of shoes forward region 16 can be readily bent on direction 148, and remaining of sole disk 100 Part keeps generally rigidity and is not bent.The material of selected each part for sole disk 100 can be to every part Relative flexibility have significantly affect, this will be discussed in greater detail below.However, disclosed configuration is (that is, sole disk protruding portion 140) independent flexible in 12 region of footwear sole construction corresponding with each of sole disk protruding portion 140 is promoted in itself.

Material selection can influence the performance characteristics of the sole disk for article of footwear significantly.For example, selected use Can help to sole disk in the relative flexibility of the material of the various pieces of sole disk can provide for footwear sole construction and be finally footwear Rigidity, intensity, durability, comfort and the other structures characteristic that article provides.In some embodiments, more than one material Material can be utilized to form example sole disk.These materials can have similar or very different attribute, and phase It can be used to form the different piece of sole disk with answering.For example, in some embodiments, provide in a region relative stiffness and In another region, relatively flexible sole disk be can be desired.

Sole disk 100 can be by one or more suitable polymer materials, composite material and/or metal alloy compositions shape At.These illustrative materials may include thermoplasticity and thermoset polyurethane, polyester, nylon, polyether block amide, The alloy of polyurethanes and acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene (ABS), carbon fiber, poly(p-phenylene terephthalamide) (poly- Paraphenylene terephthalamide) (para-aramid fiber, for example,), titanium alloy and/or aluminium closes Gold.In some embodiments, one or more parts of sole disk 100 can be formed by composite material.For example, in some realities It applies in scheme, at least one portion of sole disk 100 can be by carbon-Composite material (such as carbon fiber/ ) formed.Technical staff still will recognize that other suitable materials.

In some embodiments, different materials can be selected for the different piece of sole disk.For example, in some embodiment party In case, the first part of sole disk can be formed by the first material and the second part of sole disk is by having with the first material substantially The second material flexible of upper different level is formed.In some embodiments, heel region 20 and/or shoes middle region 18 can be by One material is formed, and shoes forward region 16 can be formed by the second material generally more more flexible than the first material.This field Those of ordinary skill will recognize that other configurations of the placement about the material with different level of flexibility.

In addition, in some embodiments, at least one of sole disk protruding portion 140 can be by two kinds of different materials systems At.For example, the front part 146 of shoes forward region 16 can be by the first relatively flexible material system as shown in Fig. 2A, Fig. 2 B and Fig. 7 At, and the rest part of sole disk 100 can be formed by the second more rigid material.Transition wire 150 (Fig. 2A) and transition wire 152 (Fig. 2 B) denotes the transition between two kinds of materials.In some embodiments, the material selected for front part 146 can be with For sole disk 100 rest part select material be overlapped at connection part, as sole disk 100 upper part on transition wire Shown in difference between the position of the transition wire 152 (see Fig. 2 B) of the low portion of the position and sole disk 100 of 150 (see Fig. 2A) Out.In addition, in some embodiments, the first material and can be simultaneously with the second material with the first material difference level of flexibility Enter in identical sole disk protruding portion 140.For example, as shown in Figure 2 B, intermediate sole disk protruding portion 154, which can be positioned on, corresponds to foot At the position of the plantar ball in portion, and the first material can be arranged at the rear portion of intermediate sole disk protruding portion 154, and the Two materials can be arranged at the front part of intermediate sole disk protruding portion 154.In some embodiments, the second material is than One material is generally more flexible.

Fig. 8 illustrates sizable flexibility of front sole disk protruding portion 156,158.For example, as shown in figure 8, can outside The front sole disk protruding portion 156 that ground is arranged in the front part 146 of the shoes forward region 16 of sole disk 100 can be flexibility , such as in upward direction 160, or on (not shown) in downward direction, and/or in torsion is mobile.It similarly, can inside The front sole disk protruding portion 158 that ground is arranged in front part 146 (associated with the position of big toe) can be flexible, Such as in upward direction 162, on (not shown) in downward direction, and/or in torsion is mobile.Shoes in non-curved configuration The profile of chassis protruding portion 156 and sole disk protruding portion 158 is represented by dashed line in fig. 8.

Shoe sole component-sole disk assembling

According to some embodiments, example sole disk can be assembled, and be acted as jointly with other components of footwear sole construction With.Example sole disk can provide intensity, support, rigidity, flexibility and other performance attribute for the shoe sole component of ground-engaging.? In some embodiments, certain parts of sole disk can correspond to certain parts of the shoe sole component of ground-engaging.In certain feelings Under condition, certain parts of sole disk can provide certain characteristics for the corresponding part of shoe sole component.In addition, in some cases, Corresponding part can work coordinated with each otherly, special to provide desired performance to footwear sole construction and finally to article of footwear Property.

In addition, the shoe sole component of disclosed exemplary ground-engaging may include for providing in one or more directions Attachment frictional force/road holding feature.In some embodiments, shoe sole component may include one or more ground-engaging structures Part (for example, anti-skid stud).Ground-engaging component can have any one of various shapes and form.In addition, ground-engaging Component can be arranged on shoe sole component at various positions.Shape, size, material and the placement of ground-engaging component can bases Article of footwear selects environment expected from be used for one group, to provide attachment frictional force.Consider when configuring ground-engaging element Factor may include, for example, activity is by the earth's surface of generation, movable property, the size and/or other parameters of sportsman.

Fig. 9 is the bottom view of the component 900 of shoe sole component 30 and sole disk 100.Figure 10 is the top view of component 900.Shoes Bottom parts 30 can be formed by the suitable material for realizing desired attribute of performance.Shoe sole component can be by any suitable Polymer material, composite material and/or metal alloy compositions are formed.These illustrative materials may include thermoplasticity and thermosetting The conjunction of property polyurethanes, polyester, nylon, polyether block amide, polyurethanes and acrylonitrile-butadiene-styrene (ABS) Gold, carbon fiber, poly(p-phenylene terephthalamide) (para-aramid fiber, for example,), titanium alloy and/or aluminium closes Gold.Other suitable materials will be appreciated by those skilled in the art.

As shown in Fig. 1, Fig. 3 and Fig. 9, shoe sole component 30 may include the lower surface 902 of ground-engaging.For example, shoe sole component 30 lower surface 902 may include multiple ground-engaging components 904.One or more ground-engaging components 904 can respectively with shoes One or more of chassis protruding portion 140 is associated.For example, Fig. 9 will be illustrated compared with Fig. 2 B, engaged shown in Fig. 9 The position of each of ground member 904 is substantially consistent with one in sole disk protruding portion 140 shown in Fig. 2 B.

It should be understood that any kind of ground-engaging component can be used together with footwear sole construction 12.In some cases, it engages Ground member 904 can be configured to engage soft earth's surface.For example, in one embodiment, ground-engaging component 904 can be configured to Engage soft meadow surface.In other cases, ground-engaging component 904 can be configured to engage hard surface.For example, at one In embodiment, ground-engaging component 904 can be configured to engage hard meadow surface or artificial turf.In other embodiments In, the ground-engaging component of any other type can be used.

Although current embodiment includes the ground-engaging component for being installed to the part of external member, in other implementations In scheme, ground-engaging component can be mounted directly to stiffening plate.For example, in some embodiments, one or more engagement Ground member can be mounted directly to the sole disk protruding portion of sole disk.In some of such embodiment, footwear sole construction is not It may include individual external member (shoe sole component).

In addition to ground-engaging component 904, shoe sole component 30 may include one or more accessory attachment traction elements.Example Such as, shoe sole component 30 may include center anti-skid stud component 906.Center anti-skid stud component 906 may be arranged at pair of shoe sole component 30 It should be in the central area of the plantar ball of foot.In some embodiments, center anti-skid stud component 906 can have than engagement ground The short vertical height of surface member 904.Moreover, in some embodiments, shoe sole component 30 may include one or more textured Surface 908.In some embodiments, textured surface 908 may include, for example, the engagement on multiple short pinnacles Surface member, (for example, seeing Figure 12) as shown in the picture.Other texture structures can be used as.

Shoe sole component 30 can also include other types of accessory attachment traction elements.For example, in some embodiments In, shoe sole component 30 may include being configured as ground-engaging component 904 to provide one or more supporting members 170 of support.Though Right supporting member 170 can provide support to ground-engaging component 904, but supporting member 170 can also provide additional attachment Frictional force/road holding.Supporting member 170 can have any shape and/or configuration, be included in various disclosed in following application Any one of embodiment: entitled " the Shaped support Features for submitted on September 16th, 2011 The co-pending U. S. application of the Serial No. 13/234,180 of Footwear Ground-Engaging Members ", Entitled " the Orientations for Footwear Ground-Engaging Member submitted on September 16th, 2011 The U. S. application of the Serial No. 13/234,182 of Support Features ", submit on September 16th, 2011 it is entitled The Serial No. 13/ of " Spacing for Footwear Ground-Engaging Member Support Features " 234,183 U. S. application and entitled " the Sole Arrangement with Ground- submitted on September 16th, 2011 The U. S. application of the Serial No. 13/234,185 of Engaging Member Support Features ", in the above application Each passes through reference herein and is fully incorporated.

According to some embodiments, the part of component 900 can be configured to be bent to allow single ground-engaging component 904 It is mobile.For example, in some embodiments, example sole structure can be configured to allow each of ground-engaging component And the sole disk protruding portion associated by it be substantially independent of other ground-engaging components and respectively with other ground-engaging structures Other associated sole disk protruding portions of part and be bent.

Although the rigidity of component 900 can be greater than the rigidity of shoe sole component 30 or sole disk 100 as individual unit, But shoe sole component 30 may include still allowing component 900 to keep in some regions even if when the components are assembled together Feature flexible.For example, as shown in figure 9, shoe sole component 30 may include gap 912 and lateral narrow shoes as sole disk 100 Middle region 914, leaves shoe sole component protruding portion 916, and position is substantially corresponding with intermediate sole disk protruding portion 154.In addition, in shoes Hole 125 at the shoes forward region of bottom parts 30 decreases the amount of the material between gap 912.

At least partially due to the amount of the reduction of the material between 900 intermediate gap 912 of component, therefore before the shoes of component 900 The front part 918 in area of portion can be configured to be easily bent in the case where load acts on.For example, as shown in figure 11, front part 918 can be with It is bent upwards on direction 1100.Alternatively or additionally, front part 918 can be configured in the opposite direction downwards Bending, and/or it is subjected to torsion movement.

Other than allowing 918 integrally bending of front part, component 900 can also include including make front part 918 920 energy of inside section 919 and outside section of front inner ground-engaging component 921 and front outsides ground-engaging component 922 Enough individually curved formations.For example, shoe sole component 30 may include hinge components 924, it is arranged to inside section 919 and outer Lateral areas section 920 separates.Hinge components 924 can by having the function of that reduced thickness functions similarly to " hinges ", from And inside section 919 and outside section 920 is allowed to be bent relative to each other in the connection part formed by hinge components 924.? The material of component 900 in region between ground-engaging component 921 and ground-engaging component 922 passes through in shoe sole component 30 It is reduced into one in hole 125.Individual front sole disk protruding portion 156 of these features of shoe sole component 30 together with sole disk 100 919 He of inside section for being disposed thereon the ground-engaging component 921 of front part 918 and ground-engaging component 922 with 158 Outside section 920 can be individually bent.For example, as shown in figure 12, in load, inside section 919 can be subjected to upwards To the bending on 926.Similarly, outside section 920 can be subjected to the bending in upward direction 928.Alternatively or additionally Ground, section 919 and section 920 can be subjected to the i.e. downward bending of opposite direction.

By providing part associated with flexible and/or distortion ground-engaging component, shoes to shoes front protruding portion Bottom structure can be configured to provide the increased ground face contact on Irregular topography.Particularly, associated with the plantar ball of foot Sole disk protruding portion and front sole disk protruding portion associated with the front part of forefoot area can be to adapt to foot The mode that proper motion provides substantially uniform ground face contact simultaneously is bent.Therefore, the section of component 900 can be according to earth's surface not Regular portion is individually bent.For example, the section of component 900 can be bent upwards (for example, when stepping down on stone), it is bent downwardly (when stepping down in the hole in earth's surface 1302), and/or can distort to adapt to the earth's surface just not engaged with ground-engaging component Irregular portion.This adaptability attribute can keep good balance and consistent attachment frictional force convenient for sportsman 1300.

The embodiment that Figure 13 illustrates sole disk 100, the sole disk 100 are incorporated into the foot for being worn in sportsman 1300 On the article of footwear 10 with multiple ground-engaging components 904 in.As illustrated, sole disk 100 can be configured to when fortune It is suitable for uneven earth's surface 1302 when mobilizing 1300 to be stepped on downwards with his foot.As shown in figure 11, stone 1304 may be arranged at fortune Below a part of the foot of mobilization.Footwear 10 are configurable to independently be bent to conform to stone at one or more regions 1304, while the ground face contact for allowing remaining ground-engaging component to be consistent.For example, as shown in figure 13, before component 900 The inside section of portion part 918 can be bent when engaging stone 1304, simultaneously engage with ground member 904 rest part keep with Earth's surface 1302 contacts.

According to some embodiments, footwear sole construction may include the formations for strengthening ground-engaging component.Some In embodiment, sole disk may include feature of the intensity without a large amount of weight of increase for enhancing ground-engaging component.Example Such as, in some embodiments, sole disk may include the recess portion on upside and the corresponding protruding portion on downside.It is matched Shoe sole component may include the corresponding recess portion above ground-engaging component.The component can enable ground-engaging component with Shorter root structure (that is, unexposed portion of ground-engaging component) formation, without sacrificing intensity.Such feature can To be implemented with from any one of sole a variety of ground-engaging components outstanding.

Referring again to FIGS. 3, sole disk 100 may include one or more recess portions 164 on upper surface 106.Recess portion 164 It may be arranged at the position of the top in one or more of ground-engaging component 904 when being assembled together with shoe sole component 30 Set place.In some embodiments, one or more of recess portion 164 can be automatic adjustment.In other embodiments In, recess portion 164 can have substantially with they associated by corresponding other shapes of the size and/or shape of ground-engaging component Shape.The inner surface of recess portion 164 can have spherical (for example, bowl-type) profile.In some embodiments, sole disk 100 is in recess portion Thickness in 164 can be consistent with the region around recess portion of sole disk 100.For example, in some embodiments, sole disk 100 can be downwardly projected from the lower surface of sole disk 100 109, generate the lug boss 166 on 164 opposite of recess portion (see Fig. 2 B).Sole Component 30 may include corresponding recess portion 930, when shoe sole component 30 and sole disk 100 are assembled to form component 900, recess portion 930 can accommodate lug boss 166.

In addition, in some embodiments, one or more of recess portion 164 may include tapered channel 168.Channel 168 Can be positioned on will be in the top of one or more of supporting member 910 when sole disk 100 and the assembling of shoe sole component 30 Position.In some embodiments, tapered channel 168 can have the cross sectional shape of triangle, as shown in Figure 3.The shape is corresponding In the elongated and inclined structure of supporting member 910.In other embodiments, channel 168, which can have, substantially corresponds to it The size and/or shape of associated supporting member any suitable shape.In some embodiments, channel 168 can Not to be tapered.As recess portion 164, sole disk 100 may include on the lower surface of sole disk 100 109 with 168 phase of channel Pair protruding portion, to keep the thickness of sole disk 100.In addition, shoe sole component 30 may include the channel 932 being tapered.

Figure 14 illustrates the selectable embodiment of certain sole structure elements including component 1400.Such as Figure 14 institute Show, component 1400 may include the sole disk 1402 with ribs 1404 and multiple sole disk protruding portions 1405.Component 1400 It may also include multiple shoe sole components 1406, multiple shoe sole component 1406 may include multiple ground-engaging components extending therefrom 1408.Shoe sole component 1406 may include one or more supporting members 1410.The feature of component 1400 functionally generally with The individual features of component 900 are similar.

Although it have been described that various embodiments, but the intention of the description is exemplary and not restrictive, And it should be understood by those skilled in the art that many more embodiments and realization side in the range of current embodiment Formula is possible.Therefore, current embodiment is unrestricted other than according to the attached claims and their equivalent. The feature described in one embodiment may include or not be included in other embodiments described herein.Separately Outside, various modifications can be carried out within the scope of the appended claims and changes.

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1. a kind of article of footwear, comprising:
Vamp is configured to receive foot;And
Footwear sole construction is fixedly attached to the vamp and the shoe sole component including the lower surface with ground-engaging, described Footwear sole construction further includes being configured to provide the sole disk of support to the shoe sole component, wherein the sole disk includes shoes front Area, shoes middle region, heel region, transverse width and central part, the central part extend through the shoes forward region, the shoes At least part of middle region and the heel region;
Wherein the sole disk includes the first sole disc portion and the second sole disc portion, and the second sole disc portion is arranged For more forward than the first sole disc portion;
Wherein the first sole disc portion of the sole disk is formed by the first material flexible with first level;
Wherein the second sole disc portion of the sole disk is described by being formed with second horizontal the second material flexible Second horizontal flexibility is different from the flexibility of the first level of first material;And
Wherein the sole disk further includes multiple sole disk protruding portions, institute of the multiple sole disk protruding portion from the sole disk Central part is stated to be laterally extended;And
Wherein at least the first sole disk protruding portion in the multiple sole disk protruding portion by the first material and has and described the The second material flexible of one material different level is made.
2. article of footwear according to claim 1, wherein the intersection in the transition region of the sole disk, the shoes The first sole disc portion on chassis adjoins the second sole disc portion of the sole disk.
3. article of footwear according to claim 1, wherein at least first sole disk protruding portion is in the plantar ball with foot It is disposed at corresponding position in the shoes forward region.
4. article of footwear according to claim 3, wherein first material of at least first sole disk protruding portion It is disposed at at least rear portion of the first sole disk protruding portion, and at least first sole disk protruding portion is described Second material is disposed at at least front part of the first sole disk protruding portion, and at least first sole disk is prominent Second material in portion is more flexible than first material of at least first sole disk protruding portion.
5. article of footwear according to claim 1, wherein the shoe sole component includes multiple ground-engaging components, wherein institute State in multiple ground-engaging components it is one or more respectively with it is one or more in the multiple sole disk protruding portion It is associated.
6. article of footwear according to claim 5, wherein the footwear sole construction is configured to permit the multiple engagement ground Each of surface member and sole disk protruding portion associated with each of the multiple ground-engaging component are independent In other ground-engaging components and respectively sole disk protruding portion associated with the others ground-engaging component and be bent.
7. article of footwear according to claim 5, wherein the sole disk is included in the multiple ground-engaging component A top position at least one recess portion on the upper surface of which.
8. article of footwear according to claim 7, wherein at least one described recess portion is automatic adjustment.
9. article of footwear according to claim 7, wherein at least one described recess portion includes having triangular cross section shape The tapered channel of shape, the tapered channel are arranged on one supporting member in neighbouring the multiple ground-engaging component Side.
10. article of footwear according to claim 1, the sole disk further includes ribs, and the ribs is longitudinally arranged And there is longitudinal length and transverse width;
Wherein the ribs includes the rear end arranged close to the heel region of the sole disk, and the ribs passes through institute The shoes middle region for stating sole disk extends lengthwise into the front end of the ribs.
11. article of footwear according to claim 10, wherein described in the overwhelming majority of the length of the ribs The transverse width of ribs crosses over the overwhelming majority of the transverse width of the sole disk.
12. article of footwear according to claim 11, wherein the ribs is at the front end and the rear end Transverse width be less than or equal to the ribs it is laterally wide at any point between the rear end and the front end Degree.
13. article of footwear according to claim 10, wherein the shoe sole component includes at least one hole;And
Wherein, when the article of footwear is assembled, at least part of the ribs of the sole disk is disposed in institute It states in hole and extends below the lower surface of the ground-engaging of the shoe sole component.
14. article of footwear according to claim 10, wherein the ribs is hollow structure, the hollow structure includes The chamber longitudinally extended formed in the sole disk.
15. article of footwear according to claim 14, wherein the longitudinal axis along the sole disk at least one At position, the ribs has substantially trapezoidal cross-sectional shape.
16. article of footwear according to claim 14, wherein the ribs includes reinforcement structure in the cavity.
17. article of footwear according to claim 16, wherein the reinforcement structure includes with the multiple of cross-mode arrangement Partition member.
18. article of footwear according to claim 17, wherein the reinforcement structure further includes longitudinally arranged central compartment Component, the longitudinally arranged central compartment component divide the multiple partition member arranged with cross-mode equally.
19. article of footwear according to claim 16, wherein the upper part of the reinforcement structure and the sole disk Upper part is concordant.
20. article of footwear according to claim 10, wherein the ribs has depth, in the longitudinal direction of the ribs Depth in central part is greater than the depth at the front end and rear end of the ribs.
21. article of footwear according to claim 10, wherein the shoe sole component includes at least one hole, when the shoes When class article is assembled, the hole is filled by the ribs of the sole disk.
22. article of footwear according to claim 21, wherein the longitudinal center part of the ribs passes through the hole and exists It is extended downwardly below the lower surface of the ground-engaging of the shoe sole component.
23. a kind of article of footwear, comprising:
Vamp is configured to receive foot;And
Footwear sole construction is fixedly attached to the vamp and the shoe sole component including the lower surface with ground-engaging, described Footwear sole construction further includes being configured to provide the sole disk of support to the shoe sole component, wherein the sole disk includes shoes front Area, shoes middle region, heel region, transverse width and central part, the central part extend through the shoes forward region, the shoes At least part of middle region and the heel region;
Wherein the sole disk includes the first sole disc portion and the second sole disc portion, and the second sole disc portion is arranged For more forward than the first sole disc portion;
Wherein the first sole disc portion of the sole disk is formed by the first material flexible with first level;
Wherein the second sole disc portion of the sole disk is described by being formed with second horizontal the second material flexible Second horizontal flexibility is different from the flexibility of the first level of first material;
The sole disk further includes ribs, and the ribs is longitudinally arranged and has longitudinal length and transverse width;
Wherein the ribs includes the rear end arranged close to the heel region of the sole disk, and the ribs passes through institute The shoes middle region for stating sole disk extends lengthwise into the front end of the ribs;
Wherein the shoe sole component includes at least one hole;And
Wherein, when the article of footwear is assembled, at least part of the ribs of the sole disk is disposed in institute It states in hole and extends below the lower surface of the ground-engaging of the shoe sole component.
24. article of footwear according to claim 23, wherein the intersection in the transition region of the sole disk, it is described The first sole disc portion of sole disk adjoins the second sole disc portion of the sole disk.
25. article of footwear according to claim 23, wherein the sole disk further includes multiple sole disk protruding portions, it is described Multiple sole disk protruding portions are laterally extended from the central part of the sole disk;
Wherein at least the first sole disk protruding portion in the multiple sole disk protruding portion by the first material and has and described the The second material flexible of one material different level is made;And wherein at least first sole disk protruding portion with foot It is disposed at the corresponding position of plantar ball in the shoes forward region.
26. article of footwear according to claim 25, wherein first material of at least first sole disk protruding portion Material is disposed at at least rear portion of the first sole disk protruding portion, and the institute of at least first sole disk protruding portion It states the second material to be disposed at at least front part of the first sole disk protruding portion, and at least first sole disk is prominent Second material in portion is more flexible than first material of at least first sole disk protruding portion out.
27. article of footwear according to claim 23, wherein the sole disk further includes multiple sole disk protruding portions, it is described Multiple sole disk protruding portions are laterally extended from the central part of the sole disk;
Wherein at least the first sole disk protruding portion in the multiple sole disk protruding portion by the first material and has and described the The second material flexible of one material different level is made;And
Wherein the shoe sole component includes multiple ground-engaging components, wherein one in the multiple ground-engaging component or more It is multiple one or more associated in the multiple sole disk protruding portion respectively.
28. article of footwear according to claim 27, wherein the footwear sole construction is configured to permit the multiple engagement Each of ground member and sole disk protruding portion associated with each of the multiple ground-engaging component are only It stands on other ground-engaging components and respectively sole disk protruding portion associated with the others ground-engaging component and is bent.
29. article of footwear according to claim 27, wherein the sole disk is included in the multiple ground-engaging component In a top position at least one recess portion on the upper surface of which.
30. article of footwear according to claim 29, wherein at least one described recess portion is automatic adjustment.
31. article of footwear according to claim 29, wherein at least one described recess portion includes having triangular cross section The tapered channel of shape, the tapered channel are arranged on one supporting member in neighbouring the multiple ground-engaging component Side.
32. article of footwear according to claim 23, wherein described in the overwhelming majority of the length of the ribs The transverse width of ribs crosses over the overwhelming majority of the transverse width of the sole disk.
33. article of footwear according to claim 32, wherein the ribs is at the front end and the rear end Transverse width be less than or equal to the ribs it is laterally wide at any point between the rear end and the front end Degree.
34. article of footwear according to claim 23, wherein the ribs is hollow structure, the hollow structure includes The chamber longitudinally extended formed in the sole disk.
35. article of footwear according to claim 34, wherein the longitudinal axis along the sole disk at least one At position, the ribs has substantially trapezoidal cross-sectional shape.
36. article of footwear according to claim 34, wherein the ribs includes reinforcement structure in the cavity.
37. article of footwear according to claim 36, wherein the reinforcement structure includes with the multiple of cross-mode arrangement Partition member.
38. the article of footwear according to claim 37, wherein the reinforcement structure further includes longitudinally arranged central compartment Component, the longitudinally arranged central compartment component divide the multiple partition member arranged with cross-mode equally.
39. article of footwear according to claim 36, wherein the upper part of the reinforcement structure and the sole disk Upper part is concordant.
40. article of footwear according to claim 23, wherein the ribs has depth, in the longitudinal direction of the ribs Depth in central part is greater than the depth at the front end and rear end of the ribs.
41. article of footwear according to claim 23, wherein the longitudinal center part of the ribs passes through the hole and exists It is extended downwardly below the lower surface of the ground-engaging of the shoe sole component.
42. a kind of article of footwear, comprising:
Vamp is configured to receive foot;And
Footwear sole construction is fixedly attached to the vamp and the shoe sole component including the lower surface with ground-engaging, described Footwear sole construction further includes being configured to provide the sole disk of support to the shoe sole component, wherein the sole disk includes shoes front Area, shoes middle region, heel region, transverse width and central part, the central part extend through the shoes forward region, the shoes At least part of middle region and the heel region;
Wherein the sole disk includes the first sole disc portion and the second sole disc portion, and the second sole disc portion is arranged For more forward than the first sole disc portion;
Wherein the first sole disc portion of the sole disk is formed by the first material flexible with first level;
Wherein the second sole disc portion of the sole disk is described by being formed with second horizontal the second material flexible Second horizontal flexibility is different from the flexibility of the first level of first material;
The sole disk further includes ribs, and the ribs is longitudinally arranged and has longitudinal length and transverse width;
Wherein the ribs includes the rear end arranged close to the heel region of the sole disk, and the ribs passes through institute The shoes middle region for stating sole disk extends lengthwise into the front end of the ribs;And
Wherein, the shoe sole component includes at least one hole, and when the article of footwear is assembled, the hole is by the sole disk The ribs filling.
43. article of footwear according to claim 42, wherein the intersection in the transition region of the sole disk, it is described The first sole disc portion of sole disk adjoins the second sole disc portion of the sole disk.
44. article of footwear according to claim 42, wherein the sole disk further includes multiple sole disk protruding portions, it is described Multiple sole disk protruding portions are laterally extended from the central part of the sole disk;
Wherein at least the first sole disk protruding portion in the multiple sole disk protruding portion by the first material and has and described the The second material flexible of one material different level is made;And
Wherein at least first sole disk protruding portion is disposed in the shoes front at position corresponding with the plantar ball of foot Qu Zhong.
45. article of footwear according to claim 44, wherein first material of at least first sole disk protruding portion Material is disposed at at least rear portion of the first sole disk protruding portion, and the institute of at least first sole disk protruding portion It states the second material to be disposed at at least front part of the first sole disk protruding portion, and at least first sole disk is prominent Second material in portion is more flexible than first material of at least first sole disk protruding portion out.
46. article of footwear according to claim 42, wherein the sole disk further includes multiple sole disk protruding portions, it is described Multiple sole disk protruding portions are laterally extended from the central part of the sole disk;
Wherein at least the first sole disk protruding portion in the multiple sole disk protruding portion by the first material and has and described the The second material flexible of one material different level is made;And
Wherein the shoe sole component includes multiple ground-engaging components, wherein one in the multiple ground-engaging component or more It is multiple one or more associated in the multiple sole disk protruding portion respectively.
47. article of footwear according to claim 46, wherein the footwear sole construction is configured to permit the multiple engagement Each of ground member and sole disk protruding portion associated with each of the multiple ground-engaging component are only It stands on other ground-engaging components and respectively sole disk protruding portion associated with the others ground-engaging component and is bent.
48. article of footwear according to claim 46, wherein the sole disk is included in the multiple ground-engaging component In a top position at least one recess portion on the upper surface of which.
49. article of footwear according to claim 48, wherein at least one described recess portion is automatic adjustment.
50. article of footwear according to claim 48, wherein at least one described recess portion includes having triangular cross section The tapered channel of shape, the tapered channel are arranged on one supporting member in neighbouring the multiple ground-engaging component Side.
51. article of footwear according to claim 42, wherein described in the overwhelming majority of the length of the ribs The transverse width of ribs crosses over the overwhelming majority of the transverse width of the sole disk.
52. article of footwear according to claim 51, wherein the ribs is at the front end and the rear end Transverse width be less than or equal to the ribs it is laterally wide at any point between the rear end and the front end Degree.
53. article of footwear according to claim 42, wherein the ribs is hollow structure, the hollow structure includes The chamber longitudinally extended formed in the sole disk.
54. article of footwear according to claim 53, wherein the longitudinal axis along the sole disk at least one At position, the ribs has substantially trapezoidal cross-sectional shape.
55. article of footwear according to claim 53, wherein the ribs includes reinforcement structure in the cavity.
56. article of footwear according to claim 55, wherein the reinforcement structure includes with the multiple of cross-mode arrangement Partition member.
57. article of footwear according to claim 56, wherein the reinforcement structure further includes longitudinally arranged central compartment Component, the longitudinally arranged central compartment component divide the multiple partition member arranged with cross-mode equally.
58. article of footwear according to claim 55, wherein the upper part of the reinforcement structure and the sole disk Upper part is concordant.
59. article of footwear according to claim 42, wherein the ribs has depth, in the longitudinal direction of the ribs Depth in central part is greater than the depth at the front end and rear end of the ribs.
60. article of footwear according to claim 42, wherein the longitudinal center part of the ribs passes through the hole and exists It is extended downwardly below the lower surface of the ground-engaging of the shoe sole component.
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