Vibram Fivefingers Bikila in the Boston Marathon

Italian runner Corrado Giambalvo ran the 2010 Boston Marathon in the just released Vibram Fivefingers Bikila. Here’s a video of Corrado being interviewed before the race by Vibram CEO Tony Post (he finished the Boston Marathon in a time of 3:23:27).

CEO Tony Post and Corrado Giambalvo at the Boston Marathon from Vibram5fingers on Vimeo.
Vibram USA CEO Tony Post has a quick talk with Vibram Italy’s Corrado Giambalvo before he runs the Boston Marathon. Corrado finished in 3:23:27, running the entire race in the brand new Vibram FiveFingers Bikila. The Bikila is the first FiveFinger designed specifically for a more natural running experience.

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