So Danca Elektra Pointe Shoe SHANKS



Elektra Tech – new technology for pointe shoes – interchangeable shanks


Interchangeable shanks allow you to control the support for each foot.  From barre to center and Giselle to Paquita, it has you covered.  With an interchangeable shank system that uses a resilient housing, you will be able to customise your shoes for each foot, variation, or situation.


These shanks are to go inside of your SoDanca Elektra Pointe Shoes, either Joy II or Alegria. Please use the below guide for choosing the right shank for you.

Shanks support options:

  • 0 – nil
  • I – 1/4 shank
  • III – 1/2 shank
  • V – 3/4 shank
  • X – full length shank

Shank strength options:

  • Pink – Flex
  • Green – Medium
  • Navy – Firm
  • Grey – Ultra Firm (only available in X – full length shank)


Please note: Pointe shoes should be professionally fitted by a trained pointe fitter. Please only order if you have worn these pointe shoes before and know your correct size. Contact Dance Desire – 55645400 to make a pointe fitting.