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A-Wormhole

A-Wormhole | Red Dot Design Award

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This shoe upper uses a biodegradable and recycled material that is moulded using a 3D knitting method. The technique protects while keeping the material comfortable on the skin. This material preserves the environment by eliminating glue and needle trucks, thus reducing solid waste that will go to landfills, saving energy, reducing the greenhouse effect and other environmental pollution. The midsole material is more than 60% more resilient than the ordinary midsole on the market, and the cushioning is increased by 50%. The TPU support of the sidewall of the sole provides support and stabilisation effect of the feet when in motion. The outsole is made of an ultra light rubber material from recycled auto tires. This rubber material is also arranged on the sole to strengthen support in specific spots to meet complex needs of athletes.

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Credits
  • Company:
    ANTA Sports Products Limited, China
  • Team Lead:
    Zheng Fei
  • Design:
    Liang HongXi, Yuan MingHui
A-Wormhole | Red Dot Design Award
A-Wormhole | Red Dot Design Award