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Vibram FiveFingers Classic for Women

The Classics are the original model of Vibram FiveFingers, and many feel they are still the best. They are simple and minimalist, but don’t let that fool you. You’d be surprised what you can do with slightly more than a glove rubberbanded to your foot.

Front and Sole View of Women's Classic FiveFingers in Mauve / Sand / Grey

Side view of Women's Classics in Stormy Sea / Agate / Silver

Sole of the Black Women's Classics

What These FiveFingers Will Help You Do

Really, you should be asking what you can’t do. The Classics are arguably the most versatile model available. Here’s just a few things you can do:

  • Walking
  • Running
  • Fitness/Aerobics
  • Yoga
  • Light hiking
  • Some Climbing/Bouldering
  • Some watersports

People Who Should Buy the Vibram FiveFinger Classics

As a fantastic all-around shoe, FiveFinger Classics are good for:

  • All-around athletes
  • Weightlifters
  • Runners
  • Boaters
  • Hikers
  • If you’re just looking for a great casual minimalist shoe

You Shouldn’t Buy These FiveFingers If

If you’re thinking about a pair of FiveFinger Classics, you should probably avoid them if you see any of the following in your future:

  • Rough trails: Opt for something with a little extra sole thickness to avoid rock bruising, or a model with more tread for better grip.
  • Fast moving water: You may opt for something with laces or strap for a more secure fit, as these may get pulled off your feet in rushing water.
  • Extreme hot or cold (if you’re sensitive to temperature): these don’t provide much insulation against the elements

Technical Specs

  • 3.5mm Vibram rubber sole
  • Razor-siped for traction
  • Abrasion resistant stretch-nylon upper
  • Approx. 10.6 oz per pair (Give or take, depending on size)
  • Antimicrobial microfiber footbed
  • Bungee cord to secure the shoe

You May Also Be Interested In These Models

These models are similar to the Classics, so you might want to check them out:

  • KSO
  • Sprint
  • Treksport
  • Jaya
  • Jaya LR