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Footbalance Finishes Summer Tradeshows with Major Retail Growth

The custom footbed company opens a dozen new doors in two months after success at Outdoor Retailer and Interbike

Footbalance, an innovator in custom footbed technology, is pleased to announce 15 new retail locations across North America following successful launches in the outdoor and bike markets at Outdoor Retailer Summer Market in Salt Lake City in August and Interbike in Las Vegas in September.

New Footbalance North America retail locations include:

·Hi-Tech Bikes in San Diego, CA

·Main Street Bikes in Lakeport, CA

·Bell’s Bike Shop in Philadelphia, PA

·Travis Cycle in Brockton, MA

·Tad Hughes Fit in Houston, TX

·Swim Bike Run in Mexico DF, Mexico

·Gord’s Ski and Bike in Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada (Donald St. and Kenaston Blvd. locations)

·Legendsin Owensboro, KY

·Hi Tempo in White Bear Lake, MN

·McCully Bike and Sporting Goods in Honolulu, HI

·Squaw Valley Sport Shop in Olympic Valley , CA

·CV Sports in Carson City, NV

“We’re so pleased to mark our inaugural tradeshow season in North America by signing so many great retail locations, across multiple channels of distribution and being applied to several different sports” says Footbalance North America’s President and Managing Director Matt Kaplan. “The outdoor, ski and bike markets are huge opportunities for us and we’re excited to expand our retail partnerships to be even more accessible with these new doors opening.”

Footbalance custom-molded footbeds help facilitate proper alignment of feet and ankles which can affect stability, prevent injury and improve performance. Specialty retail shops rapidly mold Footbalance’s full line of custom footbeds in fewer than 10 minutes using the Footbalance Recommendation System (FRS) software to provide a free overview of users’ foot dynamics and stance.

With its North American Headquarters in San Diego, California, Footbalance was developed by a Finnish physiotherapist specializing in podiatric medicine. The system enables the rapid production of fully customized footbeds at retail stores in less than ten minutes. Available for fittings at shops and special events across the US and Canada, Footbalance footbeds support your feet in proper alignment to promote healthy foot function, improving overall body