World's first graphene-soled running shoes promise greater grip

It might be a relatively new kid on the block, but graphene is already a rockstar of the material science scene, and we're starting to get a better sense of how it will shake things up beyond the lab. More sensitive microphones, tougher roads and sandals that keep your feet cool are just a few examples, and following in the footwear vein, British shoemaker inov-8 has just unveiled what it says is the first running shoe to incorporate the wonder material and promise an unprecedented degree of grip as a result... Continue Reading World's first graphene-soled running shoes promise greater grip Category: Sports Tags: Graphene Shoes University of Manchester Related Articles: That's not a knot: Scientists tie tightest knot ever New ceramic brings hypersonic travel closer to reality Running not an option for Tyrannosaurus rex Sma

World's first graphene-soled running shoes promise greater grip

It might be a relatively new kid on the block, but graphene is already a rockstar of the material science scene, and we're starting to get a better sense of how it will shake things ...

Thu 7 Dec 17 from Gizmag

Graphene at the forefront of a sports footwear revolution

A University of Manchester partnership is launching a revolutionary world-first in the sports footwear market following a unique collaboration with graphene experts.

Wed 6 Dec 17 from Phys.org

First Graphene-Infused Sneakers to Hit Ground Running in 2018

There are endless reasons running outdoors in the winter is the worst. To name just one: wet, frosty, often icy roads and paths. Innovative new graphene-infused sneaker soles, however, could ...

Mon 11 Dec 17 from Geek.com

Graphene running shoes will hit the market next year

 Running shoes and graphene were made for each other. One is always in search of the latest gimmick and the other has produced some of the most stunning in recent memory. The University ...

Sat 9 Dec 17 from TechCrunch

World's first graphene shoes help you get a grip - CNET

The world's thinnest material, 200 times stronger than steel, has been added to new shoes from Inov-8.

Wed 6 Dec 17 from CNET Cutting Edge

Graphene trainers are strong, stretchy, and have an excellent grip

The future of shoes might be graphene.

Wed 6 Dec 17 from ZME Science

Soles of world's first graphene sports shoes are 50% more resistant to wear

British sportswear brand inov-8 decided to take footwear a leap further: with graphene. Working with the National Graphene Institute at the University of Manchester, they developed rubber enhanced ...

Thu 7 Dec 17 from Inhabitat

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