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Athletics footwear: javelin shoes
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The javelin shoe comes in for some pretty rough treatment.

The feet are often dragged along the ground and so a stronger and longer-lasting material is often used to overcome this.

Because of the pressure on the feet and legs, support is crucial.

This shoe will usually look more like a boot, with protection around the ankle.

Extra strapping around the foot is also sometimes provided to minimise the movement of the foot within the shoe.




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