Almost 40 years ago, VJ Shoes was born in the wild woods of northern Finland to provide the best grip, comfort, and durability on the market to navigate rough and slippery terrain. 

Starting in 2019, VJ Shoes became available in North America and have gained significant market share throughout Obstacle Course Racing, Trail Running, Sky Running, and SwimRun in conjunction with some of the worlds most demanding athletes in each of these sports repping the brand.

VJ currently offers three distinct models for all terrains and distances to cover any potential athletes needs while also specializing in specific racing requirements. With over 100 5-star reviews across all 3 lines, VJ Shoes is a clear up and coming leader in the outdoor running marketplace.

VJ’s rapid growth is best illustrated by it’s strong organic social presence, where #TheBestGripOnThePlanet is proven to be more than just a marketing slogan, but a sentiment that each and every VJ customer realizes, appreciates, and is proud to talk about with their friends. With over 5,000 followers and growing everyday, VJ’s social engagement has truly created an engaged online community where VJ customers bond with each other, share training tips, and more.

From muddy 5k mud runs to 24 hour endurance races, VJ Shoes are the choice of professionals who depend on their gear, including Race proven success by the best OCR athletes in the world, placing 7 out the top 11 male runners in the World Championship in Lake Tahoe, 2019. 

We strongly hope you decide to try VJ Shoes and that you agree with us:  VJ Shoes have #TheBestGripOnThePlanet.

If you’re registered for Running Insight Market Week, don’t forget to set up a meeting with VJ Shoes!