Science & Technology

We take comfort and function seriously. That's why Wiivvs are rigourosly tested and validated in the lab and in the real world with thousands of customers.

See the science behind our products

Scientifically proven to enhance comfort

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Relieve Pain

8 in 10 customers report they experience pain relief and improved function within two weeks of wearing their Wiivvs.

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Prevent Injury

Scientifically proven to reduce pronation and support your ankle, reducing likelihood of common 
running injuries.

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Reduce foot fatigue

Wiivvs are tested across thousands of customers and several activities to ensure optimum comfort for people on their feet.

The new size is custom

Wiivvs are rigorously tested across thousands of customers and several activities to ensure optimum comfort and function for people on their feet.

Wiivv Technology

How we reliably create body-perfect custom gear using photos from your smartphone.

Digital mapping

Once you submit photos through the award-winning Wiivv app, we leverage the latest in computer vision and deep learning technologies to digitally map each of your completely unique feet to over 200 points.

Biomechanic enhancements

Our biomechanic filters identify foot pathologies like flat feet, and automatically enhance your custom arch to offer the support you need.

Biomechanic enhancements

Our biomechanic filters identify foot pathologies like flat feet, and automatically enhance your custom arch to offer the support you need.

2D to 3D

We convert your unique foot data into 3D-printable files in seconds. Each order is quality checked by a biomechanic expert to ensure you'll get the best product possible.

Digital Manufacturing

Custom-to-you has never been easier.

Precision 3D printing

Your arches are 3D printed using the highest quality nylon material, offering flexibility to allow a healthy range of motion, while supporting your unique arches.

On-demand production

All Wiivv products are 3D printed on-demand in our factory in San Diego, and delivered to your doorstep in under 10 days. That means little inventory and less waste.

On-demand production

All Wiivv products are 3D printed on-demand in our factory in San Diego, and delivered to your doorstep in under 10 days. That means little inventory and less waste.

Wiivv's Biomechanics Advisory Board

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Dr Jack Taunton

Known internationally as the “Father of Running”, Dr. Taunton is a professor in the Division of Sports Medicine, former Olympic Games Chief Medical Officer, and Chair of the Wiivv Science Advisory Board.

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Dr. Silvia Raschke

Dr. Rashke is an expert in biomechanics, product development and device evaluation. She is currently Principal Investigator for the Centre for Rehabilitation Engineering and Technology at BCIT.

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Dr. Chris MacLean

Dr. MacLean is a nationally-recognized biomechanist. He is a key member of the medical advisory team behind Fortius Sport & Health and former President of the Prescription Foot Orthotic Laboratory Association.

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