EP1680970A4 - Footwear - Google Patents

Footwear

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Publication number
EP1680970A4
EP1680970A4 EP04792782A EP04792782A EP1680970A4 EP 1680970 A4 EP1680970 A4 EP 1680970A4 EP 04792782 A EP04792782 A EP 04792782A EP 04792782 A EP04792782 A EP 04792782A EP 1680970 A4 EP1680970 A4 EP 1680970A4
Authority
EP
European Patent Office
Prior art keywords
side
rotating
gravity
root portion
wearer
Prior art date
Legal status (The legal status is an assumption and is not a legal conclusion. Google has not performed a legal analysis and makes no representation as to the accuracy of the status listed.)
Withdrawn
Application number
EP04792782A
Other languages
German (de)
French (fr)
Japanese (ja)
Other versions
EP1680970A1 (en
Inventor
Daichi Tajima
Yoshinori Tajima
Takanobu Yamamuro
Current Assignee (The listed assignees may be inaccurate. Google has not performed a legal analysis and makes no representation or warranty as to the accuracy of the list.)
Daichi Co Ltd
Original Assignee
Daichi Co Ltd
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Filing date
Publication date
Priority to JP2003361395A priority Critical patent/JP4271548B2/en
Application filed by Daichi Co Ltd filed Critical Daichi Co Ltd
Priority to PCT/JP2004/015633 priority patent/WO2005037003A1/en
Publication of EP1680970A1 publication Critical patent/EP1680970A1/en
Publication of EP1680970A4 publication Critical patent/EP1680970A4/en
Application status is Withdrawn legal-status Critical

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Classifications

    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A43FOOTWEAR
    • A43BCHARACTERISTIC FEATURES OF FOOTWEAR; PARTS OF FOOTWEAR
    • A43B5/00Footwear for sporting purposes
    • A43B5/12Dancing shoes
    • 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
    • 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
    • A43B13/143Soles; Sole and heel units characterised by the constructive form provided with wedged, concave or convex end portions, e.g. for improving roll-off of the foot
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A43FOOTWEAR
    • A43BCHARACTERISTIC FEATURES OF FOOTWEAR; PARTS OF FOOTWEAR
    • A43B3/00Footwear characterised by the shape or the use
    • A43B3/0036Footwear characterised by a special shape or design
    • A43B3/0042Footwear characterised by a special shape or design with circular or circle shaped parts
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A43FOOTWEAR
    • A43BCHARACTERISTIC FEATURES OF FOOTWEAR; PARTS OF FOOTWEAR
    • A43B5/00Footwear for sporting purposes
    • A43B5/001Golf shoes
    • AHUMAN NECESSITIES
    • A43FOOTWEAR
    • A43BCHARACTERISTIC FEATURES OF FOOTWEAR; PARTS OF FOOTWEAR
    • A43B7/00Footwear with health or hygienic arrangements
    • A43B7/14Footwear with foot-supporting parts
    • A43B7/24Insertions or cap supports preventing the foot canting to one side, preventing supination or pronation

Abstract

A footwear capable of reinforcing or improving the exercise capacity mainly of a leg part and preventing body functions from being lowered by eccentric center of gravity. The sole (12) of shoes (10) is formed such that the root portion of a toe is formed thick and a metal fixture (30) for detachably fitting a rotating adopter (20) thereto is installed at the root portion. The inner surface of the shoes (10) comprises a slope lowering toward a heel side (16) as shown by a line (LA) and a slope lowering from a little finger side to a thumb side as shown by a line (LB). Also, a sloped surface (18) is formed on the sole (12) starting at the root portion to a toe side (14). When the rotating adapter (20) is fitted to the metal fixture (30) and a wearer stands up, the wearer can perform a rotating motion and a twist motion. When the rotating adapter (20) is not fitted, since the wearer walks with an inside center of gravity kept in balance while moving the center of gravity between the heel side (16) and the toe side (14), muscles can be used in a well-balanced state, and the reinforcement of the muscles and stretch effects can be provided.
EP04792782A 2003-10-22 2004-10-21 Footwear Withdrawn EP1680970A4 (en)

Priority Applications (2)

Application Number Priority Date Filing Date Title
JP2003361395A JP4271548B2 (en) 2003-10-22 2003-10-22 footwear
PCT/JP2004/015633 WO2005037003A1 (en) 2003-10-22 2004-10-21 Footwear

Publications (2)

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EP1680970A1 EP1680970A1 (en) 2006-07-19
EP1680970A4 true EP1680970A4 (en) 2006-10-18

Family

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EP04792782A Withdrawn EP1680970A4 (en) 2003-10-22 2004-10-21 Footwear

Country Status (5)

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US (1) US20070051020A1 (en)
EP (1) EP1680970A4 (en)
JP (1) JP4271548B2 (en)
KR (1) KR20060120039A (en)
WO (1) WO2005037003A1 (en)

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US2847769A (en) * 1956-03-08 1958-08-19 Eagle Chemical Co Shoes for golfers
JPS59114002A (en) * 1982-12-08 1984-06-30 Bosch Gmbh Robert Compass saw driven by motor
US5265354A (en) * 1989-11-28 1993-11-30 Aliano Jr Joseph F Golf shoe insert
US5579591A (en) * 1993-06-29 1996-12-03 Limited Responsibility Company Frontier Footwear for patients of osteoarthritis of the knee
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JPH09313204A (en) * 1996-06-03 1997-12-09 San Create:Kk Golf shoes
US6158151A (en) * 1998-07-29 2000-12-12 Won; Jong-Pil Golf shoes

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US20070051020A1 (en) 2007-03-08
WO2005037003A1 (en) 2005-04-28
EP1680970A1 (en) 2006-07-19
JP4271548B2 (en) 2009-06-03
KR20060120039A (en) 2006-11-24
JP2005124688A (en) 2005-05-19

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