EP0652717B1 - Shoe, especially a sports or leisure shoe - Google Patents

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EP0652717B1
EP0652717B1 EP19930914621 EP93914621A EP0652717B1 EP 0652717 B1 EP0652717 B1 EP 0652717B1 EP 19930914621 EP19930914621 EP 19930914621 EP 93914621 A EP93914621 A EP 93914621A EP 0652717 B1 EP0652717 B1 EP 0652717B1
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Barry Hallenbeck
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    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A43FOOTWEAR
    • A43CFASTENINGS OR ATTACHMENTS OF FOOTWEAR; LACES IN GENERAL
    • A43C11/00Other fastenings specially adapted for shoes
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A43FOOTWEAR
    • A43CFASTENINGS OR ATTACHMENTS OF FOOTWEAR; LACES IN GENERAL
    • A43C11/00Other fastenings specially adapted for shoes
    • A43C11/16Fastenings secured by wire, bolts, or the like

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In a shoe (1) with a central rotary fastener (6) it is proposed to arrange said central rotary fastener (6) in such a way that it is properly protected against load acting from above. This is achieved in that the central rotary fastener (6) is arranged in the peripheral region of the outside of the ankle (5). The tensioner (7) runs from the central rotary fastener (6) guided alternately between the instep cover (3) and the upper material (2) towards the toe (8) of the shoe. In the region of the foot-toe joint (4) the tensioner spans the instep and runs upwards on the other side guided alternately between the instep cover (3) and the other side of the upper material (2).

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  • Die vorliegende Erfindung bezieht sich auf einen Schuh, insbesondere Sport- oder Freizeitschuh, gemäß dem Oberbegriff des Anspruches 1. The present invention relates to a shoe, particularly a sports or leisure shoe, according to the preamble of claim 1.
  • Ein derartiger Schuh ist beispielsweise aus dem DE-GM 89 12 788 bekannt. Such a shoe is known for example from DE-GM 89 12 788th Bei diesem Schuh ist der Zentraldrehverschluß auf der Ristabdeckung angeordnet. In this shoe of the central rotary closure is provided on the instep covering. Diese Ausgestaltung von Schuhen, insbesondere von Sport- oder Freizeitschuhen, hat sich in der Praxis bereits in großem Umfange bewährt. This configuration of shoes, in particular sports and leisure shoes, has proven itself in practice already a large scale.
  • Mit der vorliegenden Erfindung soll die Aufgabe gelöst werden, Schuhe, insbesondere Sport- oder Freizeitschuhe, bevorzugt für Mannschaftssportarten oder für Freizeitspiele in der Gruppe mit einem Zentraldrehverschluß derart zu versehen, daß sich der Zentraldrehverschluß beispielsweise beim Zusammenprall mit Spielgegnern oder auch mit Mitspielern möglichst nicht in bevorzugten Trittbereichen derartiger Schuhe befindet. With the present invention, the object is to be solved, shoes, especially sport or casual shoes, preferably be provided in such a way for team sports or recreational games in the group with a central rotary closure, that the central rotary closure, for example, upon impact with game opponents or with not possible appearance in preferred passage regions such shoes is.
  • Gelöst wird diese Aufgabe durch die im Kennzeichen des Anspruches 1 angegebenen Merkmale. This object is achieved by the features specified in the characterizing part of claim 1.
  • Durch die Maßnahme, daß sich der Zentraldrehverschluß praktisch in einer mehr oder weniger senkrechten Ebene der Schaftaußenseite befindet, ist er gegen von oben her auftretende Belastungen, wie bei Mannschafts-Ballspielen mit zahlreichen Sprungaktionen sehr gut geschützt. By the measure that the central rotary closure is virtually in a more or less vertical plane of the shaft outside, he is very well protected against from above occurring loads, as with Team ball games with numerous jump actions. Trotzdem kann er vom Benutzer einfach bedient werden und er stört auch nicht beim Tragen eines derartigen Schuhes oder bei der Ausübung von Sport- oder von Freizeitübungen. Nevertheless, it can be easily operated by the user and he did not interfere when wearing such a shoe or in the exercise of sport or recreational exercises.
  • Weitere vorteilhafte Einzelheiten der Erfindung sind in den Unteransprüchen angegeben und werden nachfolgend anhand der in der Zeichnung veranschaulichten Ausführungsbeispiele näher beschrieben. Further advantageous details of the invention are specified in the subclaims and will be described in more detail below with reference to the illustrated embodiments in the drawing.
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  • Fig. 1 Fig. 1
    eine perspektivische Ansicht eines Sportschuhes mit höherem Schaft, wie er beispielsweise als Basketball- oder als Volleyhall-Schuh Anwendung findet, a perspective view of a sports shoe with a higher shaft, such as is for example as a basketball or volleyball shoes Hall application,
    Fig. 2 bis 6 Fig. 2 to 6
    schematische Darstellungen von Seitenansichten derartiger Schuhe mit unterschiedlichen Zonen, in denen der Zentraldrehverschluß bevorzugt angeordnet ist, schematic representations of side views of such shoes with different zones, in which the central rotary closure is preferably arranged,
    Fig. 7 und 8 FIGS. 7 and 8
    Seitenansichten derartiger Schuhe mit der Darstellung der bevorzugten Winkellage des Spannelements vom Zentraldrehverschluß zum ersten Umlenkelement und die Side views of such shoes with the representation of the preferred angular position of the clamping element from the central rotary closure for the first deflector and the
    Fig. 9 bis 11 Fig. 9 to 11
    jeweils schematische Darstellungen des möglichen Verlaufs des Spannelements. each schematic illustrations of the possible course of the tensioning element.
  • In Fig. 1 ist mit 1 ein Schuh mit Schaftseitenteilen 2, von denen nur das eine sichtbar ist, und mit einer nach Art einer Zunge beweglichen oder die Zunge oder einen Teil derselben bildenden Ristabdeckung 3 bezeichnet. In Fig. 1, 1 a shoe with shaft side parts 2, of which only one is visible, and movable or with a manner of a tongue is the tongue or a part thereof forming the instep cover. 3 Die Ristabdeckung 3 bzw. die Zunge ist im Zehengrundgelenkbereich 4 mit dem Obermaterial des Schuhes 1 verbunden. The instep cover 3 or the tongue is connected in the toe joint area 4 to the upper of the shoe. 1
  • Am Schaftseitenteil 2 ist auf der Schaftaußenseite 9, wo der durch ein "X" angedeutete Außenknöchel 5 des Fußes eines Benutzers vorhanden ist, ein Zentraldrehverschluß 6 vorgesehen. On the shaft side portion 2, a central rotary closure 6 is formed on the shaft outer side 9, where the direction indicated by an "X" lateral malleolus 5 of the foot of a user is present is provided.
  • Mit dem Zentraldrehverschluß 6 ist ein Spannelement 7, beispielsweise ein Draht oder ein Seil aus Kunststoff oder aus Metall, fest verbunden. With the central rotary closure 6 is a clamping element 7, for example a wire or a rope made of plastic or metal, firmly connected. Dieses Spannelement 7 ist im Inneren des Zentraldrehverschlusses 6 - wie bekannt - auf- bzw. abwickelbar und somit verkürzbar bzw. verlängerbar. This clamping element 7 is in the interior of the central rotary closure 6 - as is known - up or unwound, and thus can be shortened or extended. Das Spannelement 7 verläuft gemäß den Fig. 1, 9, 10 und 11 vom Zentraldrehverschluß 6 aus auf der Schaftaußenseite 9 des Außenknöchels 5 abwechselnd jeweils über ein Umlenkelement UR1 der Ristabdeckung 3, über ein Umlenkelement US1 des Schaftseitenteils 2 in Richtung zur Schuhspitze 8, überquert im Zehengrundgelenkbereich 4 den Fuß bzw. Schuh und verläuft von dort, wechselweise über Umlenkelemente US bzw. UR des anderen Schaftseitenteils 2 und der Ristabdeckung 3 nach oben zum Bereich des Innenknöchels 10 (siehe Fig. 9 bis 11). The clamping element 7 extends in accordance with Fig. 1, 9, 10 and 11 from the central rotary closure 6 made on the shaft outside 9 of the lateral malleolus 5 alternately over a deflecting UR1 the instep cover 3, via a deflection element US1 of the stem side member 2 in the direction towards the toe 8, crosses in the toe joint area 4 of the foot or shoe and the medial malleolus 10 runs from there, alternately via deflection US and UR of the other shaft side member 2 and the instep cover 3 upward to the area (see Figs. 9 to 11). Beim Ausführungsbeispiel gemäß Fig. 9 ist das Spannelement 7 im Bereich des Innenknöchels 10 am Obermaterial befestigt. In the embodiment according to FIG. 9, the clamping element 7 in the region of the medial malleolus 10 is attached to the upper. In dem in Fig. 10 gezeigten Spannschema des Spannelements 7 ist dieses um den Fersenschaftabschnitt 11 herumgeführt und auf der Seite des Zentraldrehverschlusses 6 am Obermaterial, vorzugsweise im Bereich des Zentraldrehverschlusses 6, befestigt. In the in Fig. Scheme clamping of the clamping element 7 shown 10 this is guided around the heel shank portion 11 and, mounted on the side of the central rotary closure 6 on the upper, preferably in the region of the central rotary closure 6.
  • Gemäß dem in Fig. 11 gezeigten Spannschema ist das Spannelement 7 um den Fersenschaftabschnitt 11 herum zum Zentraldrehverschluß 6 zurückgeführt und an diesem befestigt, insbesondere mit diesem spannbar gekuppelt. According to the in Fig. Tightening scheme shown 11 is returned, the clamping element 7 about the heel shank portion 11 around the central rotary closure 6 and attached to this, coupled with this particular tensioned.
  • Der Zentraldrehverschluß 6 ist in einem in Fig. 2 beispielhaft angedeuteten Umgebungsbereich 12 des Außenknöchels 5 vorgesehen. The central rotary closure 6 is provided in an example indicated in Fig. 2 surrounding region 12 of the lateral malleolus. 5 Bevorzugt umfaßt der Umgebungsbereich 12, wie in Fig. 3 beispielhaft dargestellt, nicht den engeren Bereich 13 des Außenknöchels 5, um einen Druck auf den Außenknöchel 5 möglichst zu vermeiden oder jedenfalls ausreichend gering zu halten. Preferably, the surrounding region 12 comprises, as shown in Fig. 3 shown as an example, not have the narrower portion 13 of the lateral malleolus 5, a pressure to the outer ankle 5 to avoid possible or keep any case sufficiently low.
  • Unter Umständen kann es vorteilhaft sein, den Zentraldrehverschluß 6 gemäß Fig. 4 in einem Umgebungsbereichs-Abschnitt 12.1 vorzusehen, der sich oberhalb vom Außenknöchel 5 etwa zwischen dem Fersenschaftabschnitt 11 und dem Ristbereich erstreckt, oder der sich gemäß Fig. 5 im Umgebungsbereichs-Abschnitt 12.2 unterhalb des Außenknöchels 5 befindet. Under certain circumstances it may be advantageous to the central rotary closure 6 according to Fig. 4 in a surrounding region portion provide 12.1, extending above the lateral malleolus 5 about between the heel shank portion 11 and the instep area, or in accordance with FIG. 5 in the surrounding region portion 12.2 is located below the lateral malleolus. 5 Gegebenenfalls kann es zweckmäßig sein, den Zentraldrehverschluß 6 im Umgebungsbereichs-Abschnitt 12.3 zwischen dem Außenknöchel 5 und dem Fersenschaftabschnitt 11 vorzusehen, wie in Fig. 6 angedeutet ist. Optionally, it may be expedient, the central rotary closure 6 in the surrounding region portion 12.3 between the outer ankle 5 and the heel shank portion to provide 11 as shown in Fig. 6 is indicated.
  • Der Zentraldrehverschluß 6 und die obersten ersten Umlenkelemente UR1 der Ristabdeckung 3 sind bei den Ausführungsbeispielen gemäß Fig. 1 und 7 so angeordnet, daß das vom Zentraldrehverschluß 6 zu diesen gespannte Spannelement 7 zur gedachten Waagrechten 14 um einen geringen positiven Winkel +α oder um einen geringen negativen Winkel -α von bis zu etwa 15° verläuft. The central rotary closure 6 and the uppermost first deflector elements UR1 the instep cover 3 are in the embodiments according to FIGS. 1 and 7 arranged so that the central rotary closure 6 tensioned to these clamping element 7 + α or to the imaginary horizontal 14 by a small positive angle by a small negative angle -α runs of up to about 15 °. Hierdurch erhält man bei einem hohen Schaft einen festen Schaftabschluß, wobei die Spannwirkung in Richtung zur Ferse oder zum Fersenschaftabschnitt 11 gerichtet ist. This gives a solid shank terminating at a high shaft, wherein the clamping action is directed in the direction towards the heel or the heel shank portion. 11 Für Schuhe mit niedrigem Schaft, insbesondere für Halbschuhe, ist deren Anordnung zweckmäßig so gewählt, daß das Spannelement 7 einen Winkel α von etwa 0° bis 70° zur Waagrechten 14 einnimmt, wie in Fig. 8 dargestellt ist. For shoes with a low shaft, in particular for shoes, the arrangement is advantageously selected such that the clamping element 7 form an angle α takes from about 0 ° to 70 ° to the horizontal 14, as shown in FIG. 8 is illustrated. Hierdurch wird ein guter Fersensitz gewährleistet. This makes a good heel fit is guaranteed. Die Spannwirkung kann hier in einen Bereich gelenkt werden, der zwischen der Ferse oder einem unteren Fersenschaftabschnitt 11 einerseits und anderseits auf der Fußaußenseite in Richtung zum Mittelfußknochen bzw. auf der Fußinnenseite in Richtung zur Fußwölbung liegt. The clamping effect can be guided here in a region located between the heel or a lower heel shank portion 11 on the one hand and on the other hand, outside of the foot in the direction of the metatarsal bones or on the inside of the foot in the direction of the arch.
  • Gemäß einer vorteilhaften Weiterbildung der Erfindung ist jeweils das oberste erste Umlenkelement UR1 der Ristabdeckung 3 und das jeweils folgende Umlenkelement UR2 der Ristabdeckung 3 und das diesen zugeordnete Umlenkelement US1 am Obermaterial so angeordnet, daß die Spannrichtung des Spannelements 7 außen in Richtung des Bereiches Fersenschaftabschnitt 11 - Mittelfußknochen und innen zwischen Fersenschaftabschnitt 11 und Fußwölbung wirkt. According to an advantageous further development of the invention, the uppermost first deflector element is in each case the instep cover 3 and the respectively following deflection UR2 the instep cover 3 and the associated therewith deflecting US1 arranged UR1 to the upper material such that the clamping direction of the clamping element 7 outwards in the direction of the area heel shank portion 11 - metatarsals and acts inside between heel shank portion 11 and arch.
  • Das in den Zeichnungen stark ausgezogene Spannelement 7 ist vorzugsweise in an sich bekannter Weise verdeckt in Führungen, Kanälen oder dgl. angeordnet. The heavy solid in the drawings, the clamping element 7 is preferably in manner known per se covered in guides, channels or the like. Arranged.
  • Wie bekannt, kann ein Zentraldrehverschluß 6 mit einer Schnellentrasteinrichtung Anwendung finden, beispielsweise durch eine Druckbetätigung auf das Scheibenzentrum des Zentraldrehverschlusses. As is known, a central rotary closure 6 can be applied with a Schnellentrasteinrichtung, for example by a printing operation to the disk center of the central rotary closure.
  • Bei Schuhen mit einer langen, insbesondere über den oberen Schuhrand 15 überstehenden Ristabdeckung 3 kann der oberhalb des Fußgelenks 16 vorhandene Abschnitt 3.1 längsgeteilt sein. In shoes with a long, especially about the upper shoe rim 15 projecting instep cover 3 of the existing above the ankle 16 portion may be divided longitudinally 3.1. Die dadurch vorhandene, gegebenenfalls überlappte Trennstelle 17, ist durch einen Schlitzschnellverschluß 18 schließbar. The thus existing, optionally overlapped disconnection point 17, can be closed by a slit snap closure 18th Hierdurch wird auch bei Schuhen mit hohem Schaft eine weite Öffnung oberhalb des Fußgelenks 16 erhalten und das An- und Ausziehen des Schuhes erleichtert. In this way, a wide opening above the ankle joint 16 is also obtained in shoes with high shaft and facilitates donning and doffing of the shoe. Der Schlitzschnellverschluß 18 kann beispielsweise ein Reißverschluß oder ein Schiebeverschluß, oder bei sich überlappenden Teilen, ein Klettverschluß sein. The slit snap closure 18, for example, a zipper or a slide fastener, or overlapping with them parts, a hook and loop fastener to be.

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  1. Footwear, especially footwear for sport or leisure, with an upper part at least some of which consists of flexible material and which reaches at least up to the ankle on both sides and in particular overlaps or projects well above it, with an instep covering which covers the in-step of the foot and is movable after the style of a tongue or forms the tongue or one part of a tongue, and with a central rotary closure which is coupled to a tension element and by which the tension length of the tension element my be shortened for closing the footwear and lengthened for opening the footwear, because the tension element is led alternately from a deflector element on each side part of the upper material to a deflector element on the instep covering, characterized in that the central rotary closure (6) is provided on the outside (2) of the upper in the region (12) round the ankle on the outside (5) and that the tension element (7) runs from the central rotary closure (6), being led alternately between the instep covering (3) and the side part (2) of the upper material, in the direction of the toe (8) of the footwear, then crosses the instep in the region (4) of the main joint of the toes and runs upwards on the other side, being led alternately between the instep covering (3) and the other side part (2) of the upper material, and is
    - either fastened to the upper material in the region of the ankle on the inside (10);
    - or led back to the central rotary closure (6) round the upper at the heel (11) and fastened to the upper material in the region of the central rotary closure (6) or coupled to the central rotary closure (6).
  2. Footwear as in Claim 1, characterized in that
       the central rotary closure (6) is provided in an area (12.1) between the heel portion (11) of the upper and the region of the instep, above the ankle on the outside (5).
  3. Footwear as in Claim 1, characterized in that
       the central rotary closure (6) is provided in an area (12.2) between the heel portion (11) of the upper and the region of the instep, below the ankle on the outside (5).
  4. Footwear as in Claim 1, characterized in that
       the central rotary closure (6) in provided in an area (12.3) between the ankle on the outside (5) and the heel portion (11) of the upper.
  5. Footwear as in one of the Claims 1 to 4, characterized in that
       the central rotary closure (6) as well as one of the uppermost first deflector elements (UR1) present on the respective side regions of the instep covering (3) are provided in such a way that in the taut state the tension element (7) from the central rotary closure (6) to the said deflector element (UR1) makes an angle (+α/-α) to an imaginary horizontal line (14) of about +70° to -15°.
  6. Footwear as in Claim 5, characterized in that
       the central rotary closure (6) and the uppermost first deflector element (UR1) are arranged in such a way that the tension action of the tension element (7) is directed in the direction towards the heel or the heel portion (11) of the upper.
  7. Footwear as in Claim 5 or 6, characterized in that
       the deflector element (UR2) provided on the side regions of the instep covering (3) next to the respective uppermost first deflector element (UR1), and the deflector element (US1) which is provided between the latter on the side part (2) of the upper and associated with these two deflector elements (UR1, UR2) and able to be tightened with them, are arranged in such a way that the tension action of the tension element (7) is directed on the inside in the direction of a region between the heel portion (11) of the upper and the arch of the foot, and on the outside in the direction of a region between the heel portion (11) of the upper and the metatarsal bones.
  8. Footwear as in one of the Claims 1 to 7, characterized in that
       the instep covring (3) is divided longitudinally in the portion (3.1) above the ankle and the point of separation (17) my be closed by a slit snap closure (18) provided there, especially in the form of a zip-fastener, slide fastener or climbing fastener with overlapping parts.
  9. Footwear as in Claim 8, characterized in that
       the portion (3.1) with the slit snap fastener (18) stands up at least partially above the edge (15) of the upper of the shoe.
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