Those Weird Extra Shoelace Holes On Your Sneakers Actually Serve An BRILLIANT Purpose!

They’ve been there all along, but very few of us actually know what they’re there for. It turns out they’re not as pointless as we might have first thought. What are we talking about? Well, no – it’s not real estate agents… We’re talking about those extra little shoelace holes that you get at the top of your sneakers.

They’re not there for putting your laces in like the other holes, they’ve got a unique use – to stop blisters and fit the foot better, making them perfect for long walks and runs. The video below shows you exactly how you can take full advantage of the ‘lace lock’ or ‘heel lock’ and it’s pretty cool.

We can’t believe we’re only just finding out about this!