Join Date: Feb 2010
Location: Narragansett Bay
Thanked 359 Times in 338 Posts
Rep Power: 8
Re: Good Deck Shoes?
I'm curious; do some people have naturally occuring non-slip on their bare feet? In my case, at least, I certain my skin has far less grip on a wet deck than my worst shoes. I've slipped on evening dew and passing rain far too many times to accept any truth in this.
I'm not sure it feels more secure, simply because the sole of your foot is stickier than some shoes. I think the direct tactile feeling causes you to adjust more quickly. Further, if your shoes don't fit very snuggly, and most would be uncomfortable if they did, your foot can slop around inside the shoe causing instability.
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.
In the harsh marine environment, something is always in need of repair. Margaritas fix everything.