The Doctors Feature ZEMgear Footwear with PORON® Performance Cushioning


Miami, FL and Woodstock, CT – In a recent fitness segment broadcasted nationally on CBS, Dr. Travis Stork of The Doctors sported a pair of ZEMgear Terra split-toe shoes with PORON® Performance Cushioning while highlighting the latest trends in fitness fashion and workout gear.

Drawn to the natural footwear trend, and specifically ZEMgear’s split-toe technology, The Doctors demonstrated how the design properly keeps feet in their ideal position and comfortably protected with PORON Cushioning.

The benefits of the impact-absorbing PORON Cushioning layering in ZEMgear’s SPRING 2013 collection uniquely combine ZEMs’ natural foot flexibility with comfort and protection.

 “As a relatively young company, we were thrilled that ZEMgear caught the attention of The Doctors,” said Christina Bracken, ZEMgear Founder and President. “We hope that its viewers learned a bit more about the health and fitness benefits of natural foot technology and PORON Cushioning’s shock - absorbing characteristics.”

 Founded in 2010, Miami-based ZEMgear creates Performance Protection for Bare Feet™, delivering minimal footwear with maximum protection for men, women and children. ZEM, (Zone of Endless Motion), allows feet to do what they were designed to do best in their natural, barefoot state - on land, in water, supremely active or serenely still. The brand is represented by a growing number of retailers in the US and is available in over 20 countries around the world including Canada, South-East Asia, Japan, Australia, and Europe.

PORON Performance Cushioning is a durable, open-cell foam that responds to your every step and maintains its performance, shape and fit throughout the life of the shoe. Engineered to provide ultimate shock-absorption from minimum thickness, PORON Technology helps alleviate shockwaves to your body without hampering your ability to maintain a natural motion. It is infused with Microban® antimicrobial protection to fight the growth of odor-causing bacteria, mold and mildew – giving you the confidence you need for any adventure.

About ZEMgear
ZEMgear LLC was founded in 2010 by Christina Bracken and her team of seasoned industry professionals. Their unique line of natural foot technology footwear integrates the benefits of proprioception, awareness, balance and other health benefits that come along with using your feet as nature intended. A trendsetter in the minimal footwear industry, ZEMgear creates Performance Protection for Bare Feet™. While wearing ZEMs you can spread, flex and articulate all parts of your foot, getting everything you need and nothing you don’t. 

ZEM logo FF

Less Shoe. More You.™ , ,

About PORON® Performance Cushioning


For over 40 years PORON® Cushioning, a division of Rogers Corporation, has provided footwear, apparel, and protective equipment brands with materials that cushion, support and protect today’s athletes. Rogers Corporation (NYSE:ROG) is a global technology leader in specialty materials and components that enable high performance and reliability of consumer and power electronics, mass transit and clean technology. Headquartered in Connecticut, Rogers operates manufacturing facilities in the United States, Belgium, China, Germany, and South Korea, with joint ventures and sales offices worldwide. For more information, visit,

The world runs better with Rogers.®