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fasttense Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Wed Sep-26-07 06:57 AM
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22. How are Native American's feet different?
"Nike designers and researchers looked at the feet of more than 200 people from more than 70 tribes nationwide and found that in general, American Indians have a much wider and taller foot than the average shoe accommodates. The average shoe width of men and women measured was three width sizes larger than the standard Nike shoe."

That is interesting. I have also heard that American Indians indigenous to more mountainous terrain had flat feet with a wide ball and narrow heel. Has anyone else heard of these feet differences?
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