Equipment Review : Greeper Laces

Rob

Rob

Greeper Laces : Once Applied, Always Tied

Greeper Laces : Sports Shoe Laces

Web Site: http://www.greeper.com/

Cost: £8 - £9.00 per pair

Description:
The original problem the inventor was looking to solve as a parent, was finding a solution to his kids constant frayed or undone laces.
He’s come up with an original simple system that once it is in place only needs a single pull to loosen, and pulling the bows tightens them up, with no chance of them slipping off.

I first came across Greepers while starting triathlon, which is a great sport for kit and tech innovation. I tried a couple of different types of "Speed Laces" which make your bike/run transition easier and quicker, but once I first picked up a pair of Greepers, I knew I found the best ones for me - they stay in place and are just brilliant.
A wide range of colours to suit most tastes and they are great quality - they don’t appear to wear or fade despite one pair being put through their paces on a pair of trail runners. Because they are so simple, (and I'm inherently lazy) I now also use them for my general running shoes and occasionally for casual trainers.

Buy from amazon : Greeper Laces

Quality Score: High

Value for Money:  High - appear expensive for a pair of laces, but long lasting, good quality and if you are careful they can be re-used.. They do make transition quicker too.

Overall Score: 9 out of 10

Would You recommend this to a friend: Yes

Rob

Rob

The grumpy old man... played county level at multiple sports, semi-pro football and since retiring from rugby taken part and completed in single to multi day adventure races, half marathons, marathons, ultra running, triathlon, half ironman, ironman. A qualified PT, Kettlebell Coach and Personal Coach.. Loves cake!

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