BRAND PROFILE: Basketball Brand Ektio Looks to Stop Sprained Ankles Forever

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With the constant amount of leg and ankle injuries forcing major athletes out of the game, basketball players have been on a longtime quest for the right protect to protect themselves come gametime. Enter basketball sneaker brand Ektio, a company now in its third year of bringing the next level of supportive shoes to the performance market.

Sneaker Report caught up with founder and Orthopedic Radiologist, Dr. Barry Katz, to talk about what inspired him to pursue this idea, where the Ektio brand is headed, and how it will change the game.


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