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Vivobarefoot Ra II

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  • Embrace the barefoot lifestyle in a casual shoe that is right at home in the office or on the city streets.
  • Choose from smooth X-leather or soft suede leather uppers.
  • Three-eyelet lace-up oxford style.
  • Dri-Lex™ Fantasia fabric lining wicks moisture away from the skin to promote a comfortably cool environment.
  • Molded foam insole offers great underfoot comfort.
  • V Life outsole for pure sensory feedback underfoot.
  • Outsole Thickness: 3 mm
  • Imported.
  • Measurements:
    • Weight: 7 oz
  • Product measurements were taken using size 45 (US Men's 11.5), width D - Medium. Please note that measurements may vary by size.

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Fit Survey:

83% Felt true to size
  • 4% Full size too large
  • 4% Half size too Large
  • 83% True to size
  • 9% Half size too small
  • 0% Full size too small
78% Felt true to width
  • 78% Felt true to width
  • 4% Felt narrower than marked
  • 17% Felt wider than marked
95% No arch support
  • 0% Excellent arch support
  • 5% Moderate arch support
  • 95% No arch support

Item Information

  • Video Description View the Video Description for this product! (Please note that the color shown in the video may no longer be available.)
  • Embrace the barefoot lifestyle in a casual shoe that is right at home in the office or on the city streets.
  • Choose from smooth X-leather or soft suede leather uppers.
  • Three-eyelet lace-up oxford style.
  • Dri-Lex™ Fantasia fabric lining wicks moisture away from the skin to promote a comfortably cool environment.
  • Molded foam insole offers great underfoot comfort.
  • V Life outsole for pure sensory feedback underfoot.
  • Outsole Thickness: 3 mm
  • Imported.
  • Measurements:
    • Weight: 7 oz
  • Product measurements were taken using size 45 (US Men's 11.5), width D - Medium. Please note that measurements may vary by size.
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Customer Reviews

Vivobarefoot Ra II

Average rating is 4 out of 5 from a total of 24 reviews.

Top Positive Review

1 person found this review helpful.

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I have used Vivobarefoot shoes for over a decade now so I am a bit biased. They are really like being barefoot, I love that you get a great deal of feedback from your walk - so they can be intense if going barefoot on different types of surfaces is not familiar. The RA to me fits snugly - and the leather gives for a great fit. I prefer slightly wider models like the old more casual dharma. The Ra is a bit more dressy and I have no issues - and like the classy look and the way the shoes connect with my foot. If you need/want a narrow model my experience has been that athletic/sports models seem a bit narrower than the dressy or casual shoes. Hope this helps. Good luck and Vivobarefoot!

Read more » « Show less December 18, 2014 by Christopher b
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Top Critical Review

1 person found this review helpful.

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These shoes were rather expensive, but they are also of rather "cheap" quality in manufacture, etc. Disappointing!

Read more » « Show less February 23, 2015 by John A
Ra II
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1 person found this review helpful
Overall: Rated: 5 stars! Comfort: Rated:5 stars! Style: Rated:5 stars!
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I have used Vivobarefoot shoes for over a decade now so I am a bit biased. They are really like being barefoot, I love that you get a great deal of feedback from your walk - so they can be intense if going barefoot on different types of surfaces is not familiar. The RA to me fits snugly - and the leather gives for a great fit. I prefer slightly wider models like the old more casual dharma. The Ra is a bit more dressy and I have no issues - and like the classy look and the way the shoes connect with my foot. If you need/want a narrow model my experience has been that athletic/sports models seem a bit narrower than the dressy or casual shoes. Hope this helps. Good luck and Vivobarefoot!

Fit Survey

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Felt true to size

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Runs Wide

Felt true to width

Poor Support

Great Support

No arch support

  • - customer
  • from Illinois
1 person found this review helpful
Overall: Rated: 3 stars! Comfort: Rated:4 stars! Style: Rated:4 stars!
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I like these shoes, but i can't recommend them. After less than a year, the shoes started to come apart at stress points. I took them to a shoe repair shop to get them glued back together, but they couldn't or wouldn't fix them. I used gorilla glue to reseal them and it seems to have helped. For the price, I would expect shoes to last longer than a year (I didn't even wear them daily).

Fit Survey

Runs Small

Runs Large

Felt true to size

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Felt true to width

Poor Support

Great Support

No arch support

  • - customer
1 person found this review helpful
Overall: Rated: 2 stars! Comfort: Rated:2 stars! Style: Rated:3 stars!
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These shoes were rather expensive, but they are also of rather "cheap" quality in manufacture, etc. Disappointing!

Fit Survey

Runs Small

Runs Large

Felt a half size larger than marked

Runs Narrow

Runs Wide

Felt wider than marked

Poor Support

Great Support

No arch support

  • - customer
  • from Shepherdstown, WV
Overall: Rated: 5 stars! Comfort: Rated:5 stars! Style: Rated:5 stars!
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I have gone almost entirely minimal with my shoes in the last two years, but I hadn't found a pair of minimal dress shoes until I bought these. Super happy with these shoes. Note - I wear a US men's 11 medium width and the size 44 fit perfect (despite the conversion saying they are a 10.5).

I'd also recommend: NB minimal running/workout, puma liga

Fit Survey

Runs Small

Runs Large

Felt true to size

Runs Narrow

Runs Wide

Felt true to width

Poor Support

Great Support

No arch support

  • - customer
  • from Durham, NC
Overall: Rated: 5 stars! Comfort: Rated:5 stars! Style: Rated:5 stars!
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I love them. I think the laces are a little ugly, but that's easily fixed. Very comfortable, the only thing that's slightly annoying is that the soles squeak sometimes.

Fit Survey

Runs Small

Runs Large

Felt true to size

Runs Narrow

Runs Wide

Felt true to width

Poor Support

Great Support

No arch support

  • - customer
  • from San Francisco
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