1920, nearly 100 years ago, Peter Mathias Røwde founded a rubber factory in Askim. The brand name of this factory was Viking and so the story of Viking Footwear begun. The very first item produced were galoshes to keep leather shoes from getting muddy or wet and over the years, Viking Footwear expanded in new fields. Today Viking Footwear offers high quality shoes and best wearing comfort for children and adults for urban and outdoor activities during summer, autumn or winter. Whether rubber boots or footwear for hunting, trail running, hiking, trekking or simply everyday use, Vikings range offers the perfect shoe for every activity and uses latest technologies to provide one of the most advanced footwear on the market.