Ankle high closed toe boys sandals
Sturdy supportive with reinforced ankle support preventive for pronation.
They do not bent at the heel and that is what is needed since ankles are stable at all times.
Soles are soft and flexible as they should be but ankle stays sturdy.
Orthopedic arches are added to the soles of the shoes
Rubber sole is contoured to shape the arch and that feature alone supports feet to perfection.
Child will never have any discomfort in those shoes
Even if they wear them in ultra hot weather since they feature antibacterial innersoles.
Those are proper ankle supportive sandals for a child that will align his feet into correct position.
Shoes, sandals are very important for kids as they form kids feet.
We in Europe call them orthopedic shoes and all children wear them.
The purpose of those shoes is to correct any foot deformities as flat feet, pigeon toe, ankle pronation
Plus also form kids feet correctly so there will be no orthopedic problems.
Avoid cheap shoes from China that are plenty in USA
They deform and destroy kids feet over time.
China has no clue what orthopedic shoe even is and how to manufacture one.
The soles have to be orthopedic and supportive, measured correctly
Reinforced ankle support needs to be added to the shoe
Good soles for running and they have to be fitted.
None of the shoes from China have that - they not measuring them correctly and make them out of cheapest materials possible.
Even leather from China has traces of lead and mercury on it since they try to save a buck to even pain the leather for the shoes.
So avoid them at all cost.
Child only needs 2 pairs for rotation for entire 5-6 months of wear.