Here’s What Went Into Designing, Manufacturing U.S. Olympic Team Boat Shoes

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A lot of work went into creating the U.S. Olympic team’s outfits for Rio.

NESN.com’s Courtney Cox spoke with father-son duo Mike and Kyle Rancourt, who run the Maine-based shoe manufacturer Rancourt & Co. They partnered with Ralph Lauren, the official outfitter for Team USA, to design and manufacture the signature boat shoes worn by U.S. Olympic athletes.

Check out the video above to hear the interview.

Thumbnail photo via Kyle Terada/USA TODAY Sports

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