heel counter

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a piece of leather forming the back of a shoe or boot


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Fit : Optimized upper with MetaClutch exoskeleton external heel counter with memory-foam lining, and glove-like, one-layered Jacquard Mesh,improves both static fit (44% in lateral and 26% in medial) anddynamic fit (12% in lateral and 15% in medial) to fit better to foot shape when still and in motion.
Lightweight rubber heel counter provided for durability and ankle support.
A soft sheepskin heel counter and moisture-wicking Dri-lex[R] sockliner create the quintessential go-to sneaker for fall and beyond.
2, A tall heel counter (the bit of the shoe that surrounds the heel) which grasps the heel at the back and sides and complements the shape of the heel.
Stability and comfort is enhanced with reinforcements to the external heel counter and outsole.
Using an asymmetrical and elongated medial side, WSS construction features a TPU heel counter and a dual density molded sock liner.
Conversely, old running shoes belonging to pronators tend to display overcompression of the medial arch (as opposed to the lateral edge) of the midsole, and extensive depreciation of the lateral regions of the heel counter and medial forefoot.
By modifying the medial arch and sculpting the external heel counter, Nike researchers created a shoe with exceptional performance that moves with the foot and allows for multi-directional cutting.
An external heel counter that eliminates sliding and keeps your foot locked in place.
The shoe's heel counter (the part that cups the heels) should be firm and sturdy.
The footwear features an external heel counter with a new emphasis on midfoot support and stability.
The women's Nike LunarGlide+ has a two-part, gender-specific external heel counter engineered to accommodate a woman's distinct needs for comfort, fit and support.
Weighing in at only 15 ounces, its light weight allows for point-guard-like quickness; its natural flexibility ensures quick transitioning for shooting guards; a molded heel counter and inner collar padding create a superior fit for any small forward; heel and forefoot Zoom Air give a power forward advanced cushioning; and centers will appreciate the added support and stability the shank plate and outsole offer for the
Additionally, shoes that have a good sturdy heel counter that can hold the heel in place will help.
UGG by You allows customers to customize UGG Classic Short sheepskin boots by boot color, binding, heel counter and outsole, with a possible 6,000 combinations made from those elements.