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6 Standards of Development

6 Standards of Development

What are Ringor's Standards of Development? 

RINGOR’s 6 Standards of Development can be summarized by our slogan, “What we do is complicated. Why we do it is simple.”

When designing footwear, RINGOR focuses on achieving the following standards without compromise: Performance, Safety, Comfort, Durability, Value and Innovation. Our ultimate design goal is to create specialized footwear, designed for the unique needs of the fastpitch softball game and the specific physiology of the female foot.

Simply put, it’s about you.

Performance

You require Performance.  RINGOR responds with:

  • Ring-Grip Cleat Pattern for directional traction & stability
  • Flex-Point bends naturally, giving you a quicker first step
  • Raised heel design – placing energy on the ball of the foot
  • Speed-lacing system for pinpoint adjustment and foot control
  • F.A.S.T. Arch directs energy forward through a stable arch
  • Specific design for the unique requirements of women’s fastpitch softball
  • The FIRST and ONLY cleats to receive the APMA Seal of Acceptance

Safety

You deserve Safety.  RINGOR responds with:

  • Ring-Grip Cleat Pattern cradling the “ball” of the foot
  • Flex-Point – allows shoes to bend with physiology of the foot
  • F.A.S.T. Arch – for support and stability
  • Full-length EVA midsole reduces risk of shock-related injuries
  • Removable insole for seamless integration with orthotics
  • Speed-lacing system provides uniform security across the foot
  • Specific design elements for the female foot

Comfort

You desire Comfort.  RINGOR responds with:

  • Ring-Grip Cleat Pattern designed to alleviate pressure on 
    the forefoot
  • Full-length EVA midsole for heel-to-toe shock absorption
  • Flex-Point – allowing your foot to bend and flex naturally
  • Shock-Sock™ (metal spikes only) for extra cushioning
  • CXT™ Tongue for personal, customized fit
  • F.A.S.T. Arch – reduces foot fatigue
  • Specific design elements tailored to the specific needs of the female athlete
  • Raised heel design reduces strain on Achilles tendon
  • Removable insole for replacement or seamless integration with orthotics
  • R-Tec™ Weather Shield – allows breathability, but reduces inbound moisture
  • The FIRST and ONLY cleats to receive the APMA Seal of Acceptance

Durability

You expect Durability.  RINGOR responds with:

  • Genuine leather for durable comfort
  • TPU non-metal outsole – lightest, strongest cleat material available
  • Pebax metal spike outsole – an excellent abrasion resistant platform
  • Pro-Tec-Toes – unmatched drag toe pitching protection
  • Removable and replaceable insole – extending the life of the shoe
  • Material coatings adds water resistance and extends life of shoes
  • Outsole riveting maximizes durability and minimizes separation

Value

You need Value.  RINGOR responds with:

  • Performance, Safety, Comfort & Durability in every shoe we make
  • Choices – low-tops, mid-topswidthsturf trainers
    Protective Pitching Toes, 10 color ways & more
  • An industry leading warranty & return policy
  • Special coating to materials for water resistant and stain-fighting properties
  • Industry-leading materials – Pebax, TPU, EVA, leather, neoprene, 
    3M Scotchgard®, R-Tec, PTT
  • You purchase directly from the people who make the products
  • The only company to focus specifically on women’s fastpitch softball

Innovation

You want Innovation.  RINGOR responds with:

  • Ring-Grip Cleat Pattern – an industry changing design
  • Flex-Point – a key component in promoting natural foot movement
  • F.A.S.T. Arch – addresses critical needs in foot health
  • Pro-Tec-Toes – the first, and still the best, manufactured-on pitching toe
  • Conform-X-Tongue (CXT) for a unique fit on your foot
  • R-Tec Weather Shield – for the everyday, all season player
  • 3M Scotchgard – using an industry-leading technology in a new way
  • A constant eye towards the game and the innovation it deserves
RINGOR set out to change the game through a fusion of design passion and a love for the game. RINGOR products are built with input from our customers, not our competition. When you speak, we listen; and we will never produce a product that isn’t true to the game and the athletes who play it.