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Elemental Sandals - is currently on backorder. You may still purchase now though and we'll ship as soon as more become available.

30 Days Money Back Guarantee

30 day money backIf you need to return your Earth Runners for exchange or refund, be sure you are returning clean, only-worn-indoors-for-testing, like-new sandals. At our discretion, if the sandals show signs of wear preventing us from re-selling as new, we may charge a 20% restocking fee. Heavily used sandals will not be accepted. Call or email us anytime for help determining fit or sizing issues, we want you to have the ultimate sandal experience . When you send your sandals back to us, be sure to include a note stating your name, order number, and reason for return and we'll take care of your refund.

Determine Your Size

Our sizes are based off of the industry standard. A snug fitting shoe size should correlate with a snug fitting sandal.

USA UK EUR JAP (CM) PRINT
4M 6W 3 36 21.9 - 22.2 Printer-icon
4.5M 6.5W 3.5 36 22.3 - 22.6 Printer-icon
5M 7W 4 38 22.7 - 23 Printer-icon
5.5M 7.5W 4.5 37.5 23.1 - 23.5 Printer-icon
6M 8W 5 38 23.6 - 23.9 Printer-icon
6.5M 8.5W 5.5 39 24.0 - 24.3 Printer-icon
7M 9W 6 39 24.4 - 24.7 Printer-icon
7.5M 9.5W 6.5 40 24.8 - 25.2 Printer-icon
8M 10W 7 41 25.3 - 25.6 Printer-icon
8.5M 10.5W 7.5 41 25.7 - 26.0 Printer-icon
9M 11W 8 42 26.1 - 26.4 Printer-icon
9.5M 11.5W 8.5 43 26.5 - 26.8 Printer-icon
10M 12W 9 43 26.9 - 27.3 Printer-icon
10.5M 12.5W 9.5 44 27.4 - 27.7 Printer-icon
11M 13W 10 44.5 27.8 - 28.1 Printer-icon
11.5M 13.5W 10.5 45 28.2 - 28.5 Printer-icon
12M 14W 11 46 28.6 - 29.0 Printer-icon
12.5M 14.5W 11.5 46 29.1 - 29.4 Printer-icon
13M 15W 12 47 29.5 - 30.1 Printer-icon

    How to 'try on the sandals' prior to ordering

    You can confirm your size by clicking the corresponding Printer Iconand printing out a template in actual size. For help getting our sizing templates printed out in actual size visit our sizing page.

    Conductive Lace Color

    Our conductive laces™ feature two parallel stitches of conductive thread up the entire length and are secured to the bottom of the sandal with a copper plug to keep you grounded. Our laces are extremely adjustable allowing you to independently alter the thong, heel and ankle strap to accommodate your unique fit preferences. After your laces are properly adjusted, putting on your sandals is simple as slipping the heel strap on and off!

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    1/2" Nylon Lace

    1/2" Nylon Lace

    1/2" Nylon Lace

    1/2" Nylon Lace

    5/8" Hemp Lace

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    The Elemental features our conductive lacing system keeping you secure while remaining plugged into the natural world around you. The ultra comfortable lightweight aggressive sole will have you wondering if you remembered to put your shoes on or not. 

    Made in Windsor, California 

    Weight: 5.5 oz (single sandal, men's size 9)

    Thickness: 6.5mm base + 1.5mm tread = 8mm

    Sole:  Vibram® Gumlite Outsole

    Footbed:  None

    Laces:  Grounded Conductive Laces
                = ½” Nylon Webbing
                + Mil-Spec Nylon Trim
                + Conductive Nylon Thread
                + Grounded Copper Plug

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    Your order will ship out via USPS within 5-10 business days of receiving it. All orders placed by Monday mid day (12pm PST) will be a part of that week's production run (Tuesday-Friday) and will ship on Saturday. All sandals are made to order in our Sonoma County workshop.

    Packages ship Saturday out of California -- you will receive a shipping confirmation email on Sunday with your tracking details.

    Domestic:

    • First Class Mail cost $3-5 and takes 3-5 days for delivery from ship date.
    • Priority Mail (flat rate) cost $5.75 and takes 2-3 days for delivery from ship date.
    • Priority Mail Express (flat rate) cost $22.38 and takes 1-2 days for delivery from ship date.

    International:

    • First Class International Mail cost $5-20 and takes 7-20 days for delivery from ship date. *No tracking available.
    • Priority Mail Express (flat rate) cost $60.94 and takes 3-5 days for delivery from ship date.

    International orders (orders outside the U.S.) may be subject to import fees, taxes, customs duties, advancement fee charged by the receiving country. We make sure that we give accurate information about the content of the package which usually helps customs to process the order in a quick and efficient way. As we have no control over customs charges and can't predict the amount charged or which countries will impose these fees, the recipient is responsible for all customs clearance requirements.

    What type of rubber is used on the Elemental? Is it natural?

    The sole is an 8mm Vibram Sport Utility Moreflex which is a proprietary blend of EVA and rubber material. It is not made of 100% natural rubber but it is RoHS (Restriction of Hazardous Substances) compliant.

    What aspect of the Elemental distinguishes its performance from the other sandal models?

    The Elemental features no bedding allowing it to shed water and keep its lightweight properties in wet conditions.

    Who is the ideal candidate for a pair of Elementals?

    Somebody with strong feet who is looking for the minimal amount of protection. They are most likely a frequent barefooter and just looking for some something to expand their barefoot range.

    *This sole thickness reads 8mm but it feels more like 6mm due to its rather low density composition.

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