- the point at which the stem of a hull joins the keel; the forward end of a keel.
- a curved member at this point in a wooden hull.
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In fact, another forthcoming study by Healey and Hoogkamer tested runners in regular Vaporflys and in Vaporflys with six parallel cuts through the carbon plate to eliminate any connection between the rearfoot and forefoot.
The Saysh One design includes a narrower heel than a typical running shoe, and a wider forefoot for a relaxed fit.
Women’s feet, says Saysh head of product Tiffany Beers, a former Nike product engineer, are typically narrower at the heel and wider at the forefoot than men’s feet, relative to the rest of the foot.
It has a single Boa closure with a forefoot strap, which differentiates it from the dual-dial systems on the three shoes above.
It needs to have some level of flexibility in the forefoot so that it allows the toes to bend at the level where they bend.
The effect of the alteration has been to lengthen the keel, and perhaps to round up the forefoot a little.Yachting Vol. 2|Various.
"Lift Pete's forefoot—the off one, Joe," she commanded, stepping down into the asphalt court.A Hoosier Chronicle|Meredith Nicholson
Twenty minutes later he slid the gray canoe's forefoot up on a patch of sand before his house.The Hidden Places|Bertrand W. Sinclair
His galloping pony put a forefoot into a gopher hole, going down in a heap.The Pony Rider Boys in Texas|Frank Gee Patchin
He could not even make out the phosphorescent water that curled out from the Maggie's forefoot.Captain Scraggs|Peter B. Kyne