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post #31 of Old 07-07-2013
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Re: Sandal-type Boat Shoes

I replaced my Birkinstocks recently and discovered that while my old beat-up pair gripped the deck okay, I slid around the deck in my replacements. I kicked them off, but agree that it's dangerous to be running around the boat in bare feet.

I have a pair of Sperry's boat shoes but hate the way they fit - no arch support, and I don't like the vulnerability of having laces that can come undone. Has anyone tried the sporty sneaker-type boat shoes by either HH or Sperry? I'm thinking of trying those next.

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