Global Patent Index - EP 1002473 A1

EP 1002473 A1 2000-05-24 - Device for increasing movement stability with shoes for tennis or similar sports

Title (en)

Device for increasing movement stability with shoes for tennis or similar sports

Title (de)

Vorrichtung zur Stabilitätserhöhung für Schuhe für Tennis oder ähnlichem Sport

Title (fr)

Dispositif pour augmenter la stabilité de mouvement pour des chaussures de tennis ou autres

Publication

EP 1002473 A1 (EN)

Application

EP 99122047 A

Priority

IT PD980271 A

Abstract (en)

A device for increasing the movement stability of shoes for tennis or similar sports, comprising a plate-like support (18) which is substantially Y-shaped and has a first curved portion (19), which is adapted to follow the profile of the heel region, and a second portion (23), which is adapted to follow the outer profile of the foot. The second portion (23) widens transversely with a third portion (25) so as to affect the inner metatarsal region (26) of the foot. The support (18) is coupled in a downward region to a mid-sole (31) made of shock-absorbing material in order to distribute thereon the load transmitted by the moving foot. <IMAGE>

IPC 1-7 (main, further and additional classification)

A43B 5/10; A43B 7/18; A43B 13/12

IPC 8 full level (invention and additional information)

A43B 5/10 (2006.01); A43B 7/18 (2006.01); A43B 13/12 (2006.01)

CPC (invention and additional information)

A43B 13/026 (2013.01); A43B 5/10 (2013.01); A43B 7/142 (2013.01); A43B 7/1425 (2013.01); A43B 7/143 (2013.01); A43B 7/1435 (2013.01); A43B 7/144 (2013.01); A43B 7/18 (2013.01); A43B 13/12 (2013.01)

Citation (applicant)

IT PD980271 A 19981117

Citation (search report)

Designated contracting state (EPC)

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EPO simple patent family

EP 1002473 A1 20000524; EP 1002473 B1 20030730; AT 245914 T 20030815; DE 69909941 D1 20030904; DE 69909941 T2 20040422; ES 2205676 T3 20040501; IT 1302522 B1 20000905; IT PD980271 A1 20000518

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