The Man Who Needs $16,000 Shoes

Igor Vovkovinskiy is the tallest man in the United States, standing at 7 feet, 8.33 inches tall. He learned of that status in 2010, but one thing he still hasn't figured out is how to get a pair of shoes that fit him. Because of his height, he needs special shoes that will cost around $16,000. Considering his current shoes have given him foot deformities, we hope he raises the money soon ...

 

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keith rusch commented…

Cameron Strang should be all over this one pull the strings and get his boys in Orlando to sign him to a quick ten day contract. He'd be tallest player in NBA and heck maybe they could toss him out there for last 30 seconds of blowout and let him grab a board or two. React to me Kirk Cameron (indoor arena) Strang - e

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andrewtb commented…

I totally used to go to church with Igor and his mother. Nicest folks.

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