Why are minimalist running shoes so expensive?

Hiking Sedona's Secret Canyon Trail.

It seems counter-intuitive that minimalist running shoes are often more expensive than traditional/maximal running shoes.  Minimalist running shoes are supposed to provide as little interference between your foot and the running surface as possible. They are constructed of much less material and necessarily weigh significantly less then a traditional shoe. They don’t need the highly… Continue reading Why are minimalist running shoes so expensive?