Archive: News

Shoegate: We still have work to do

A controversy surrounding high heel shoes has made its way into the media yet again.  Deemed “Shoegate” by some, multiple women were recently denied entry to a movie premier at the prestigious Cannes Film Festival for wearing flats. Though actors … Continue reading

Happy Mother’s Day

My mom, Edna Lorraine Kerrigan, with Rusty (who I never met but heard epic stories about), 1958. Last night I dreamt my mom was at our front door, smiling. It’s not unusual that I dream of my mom, who passed … Continue reading

OESH is Inventor Connections “Innovator of the Month” and More Lacrosse

In recognition of “pushing the boundaries of design and innovating in the industry,” I’m featured today in an article in Inventor Connections entitled “Fusion 360 Enables OESH to Take a Fresh Approach to Shoe Design.” Cool beans. To access it, you need to register … Continue reading

Oxford vs Cambridge–the 99th Annual Lacrosse Varsity

Through the prism of the 21st century, the idea of an annual sporting contest as the culmination of a team’s hard work, sweat, and camaraderie has a purity that holds up well over many years. In a two-day cricket match … Continue reading

OESH Goes to the National Science Foundation

We’re in Arlington, Virginia, presenting to the National Science Foundation who recently funded our work to track gait parameters inside of shoes.  Below is our presenting team; Bill Hill, Brad Bennett, and me. Our first Power Point slide was that of our research team (or … Continue reading

OESH Collaborates with UVA School of Architecture

This video highlights an exciting collaboration between OESH and the School of Architecture at the University of Virginia. The World is Flat-3-d Printing Edition, a class offered at the Architecture School and headed by Melissa Goldman, is exploring new ways … Continue reading

OESH La Vida v2.0 Compliance Revealed in Winter Wonderland

Walking outside to feed the geese and ducks this morning, I had to laugh as I was crunching through the snow. We’ve had enough weather variance to make the top surface able to bear the weight of the fowl, but…as … Continue reading

Our National Science Foundation grant to further the study of walking and running

…and make OESH Shoes even more awesome (if that were even possible) What makes OESH unique is that everything we do is driven by medical and biomechanical research. Not just research that we know about; research that my colleagues and … Continue reading

OESH Offers Sandal Blowout SALE After Phil Sees Shadow

After hearing the news this morning that the fearless Groundhog’s Day forecaster himself predicts six more weeks of winter (boooooooooo!), we put our remaining pairs of OESH Suede and Athletic Sandals on SALE (hooray!!!). The upshot is that we are … Continue reading

OESHers Say replaces Testimonials as OESHshoes.com moves into 2015

We recently modified one of our major website headings, changing the label of “Testimonials” to what we believe is a more-accurate representation of what you can expect from an OESH product, now under the heading of “OESHers Say”. Given our … Continue reading