Product Review – Lacelocker

My Neely Inspired Lacelockers

Did you know that for runners, double knotting your shoelaces is a death sentence for the sensitive nerves on the top of your foot? Well, I sure didn’t. It’s funny, though, that when I remove my sneakers after a run session, I swear I can actually still feel pressure in that spot where I double knot my laces!

What does it all mean? The folks over at Lacelocker must have been reading my mind, or at least my blog. They sent me a pair of their Lacelockers to test drive. This really is a unique products that works in more ways than one! Let me explain…

Lacelockers allows you to tie your laces in a single knot and have the confidence and security in knowing they will stay tied though your entire run.

What?!? Sound too good to be true? Well it’s knot! (<-pun on words there…LOL!)

Here’s the deal. It’s a multi-facetted velcro strip that attaches firmly to your shoe laces, allowing you to lock your laces into place.

You single knot them, then secure the ends in the Lacelocker. They remain tied, without the added pressure to the top of your foot.

Not only that, but they keep the ends of your laces out of your way. I, for one, always find that when I run, my laces, at times, slap up against my ankles. Every once in a while, it feels like I’m getting whipped across my skin…and it hurts! This nifty little product takes care of that problem as well. And if your laces aren’t whipping around, then they do not have the opportunity to come untied.

This is a “do it once and forget it” product. You won’t have to look down again at your laces before a race ever again and say, “Gosh, did I remember to double tie those babies?” Do it once, when you put your sneakers on…and forget it! So clever! The only downside…it does take a few extra seconds to get your shoes on and off. But it is a small price to pay, especially for those long runs or races when it is worth the added security of having and keeping those laces tied!

My Neely Inspired Lacelockers

My Neely Inspired Lacelockers

I receieved a pair of special edition Lacelockers. These were designed by Neely Spence Gracey. Neely is an eight time NCAA Division II National Champion at Shippensburg University and Brooks-Hanson Elite Mid-Distance Runner whose “Inspired” design is featured on this particular pair of Lacelockers. 20% of each pair of the Neely Spence Gracey Signature LaceLocker® “Inspired…Get Running” Lacelockers sold will contribute to a scholarship fund. The fund will go to students at her undergraduate school, Shippensburg University in Pennsylvania, and will first be given for the 2014-2015 academic year.

Neely Spence

Neely Spence

Lacelockers come in pink and green, as well as black and white, and a super cute ladybug design which are great for the kids!

And guess what? Lacelockers has allowed me the opportunity to share a pair with you! Just fill out the Rafflecopter entry below. You must like Lacelockers on Facebook AND follow them on Twitter to be eligible. Let me know which pair you’d like if you win this raffle! You can find all the colors at the Lacelockers website.

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11 Responses to Product Review – Lacelocker

  1. Tough choice, but i gotta go with the silver with black lettering… I have so many shoes that I need something that goes with any colour, but still has a bit of flair!

  2. carolyn says:

    Very cool! I’d like to try them!

  3. Tania conwell says:

    Wow! Love them! I would love to try such a neat product:)

  4. Bree says:

    I would choose the neon pink ones with black lettering. So cute!

  5. I like the one that says INSPIRED! That would be cool to put on my running shoes!!!

  6. Desi Rottman says:

    I really like the Neely ones but since they are out I’d opt for ladybugs 🙂

  7. I would deffinately love a pair of the pink with black lettering ones. 😀

  8. Tanya Wright says:

    Neon GREEN!!! Bright colors are my favorite!

  9. Lisa Van says:

    I’m going with the Neon Green since it would match with my neon yellow shoe.

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