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Article: TriCounty Times Living barefoot running

This is a common misconception about barefoot running. It doesn’t force the runner, but rather restores the correct functioning of the locomotive system. By allowing the foot to feel the ground, involuntary reflexes trigger “impact moderating behavior.  TriCounty Times Living … Continue reading

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Article: Running barefoot, bizarre or beneficial? – Times LIVE

If I had listened to the pseudo science behind cushioned soled shoes, I would have never solved my repeating ankle injuries and I would have never invented VivoBarefoot. The science needs updating guys.  The shoeless stride is gaining momentum, especially … Continue reading

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Article: Running Barefoot: Training Tips

This was listed as one on the disadvantages of barefoot running, but surely it’s a disadvantage of running shoes?  Running Barefoot: Training Tips http://www.barefootrunning.fas.harvard.edu/5BarefootRunning&TrainingTips.html If you have been a heel striker, it takes some time and much work to train … Continue reading

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Article: Robbins Take on Barefoot Running and Minamilist Shoe | Barefoot …

Interesting conversation. This comment made me laugh out loud.    Robbins Take on Barefoot Running and Minamilist Shoe | Barefoot … http://www.barefootrunners.org/build2/forum-topic/robbins-take-barefoot-running-and-minamilist-shoe I’m pretty skeptical that there will ever be much in the way of research that proves that barefoot running … Continue reading

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Article: Barefoot marathoning: A healthier way to run?

The medical community seriously need to do their homework before making false statements like this: Barefoot marathoning: A healthier way to run? http://theweek.com/article/index/209052/barefoot-marathoning-a-healthier-way-to-run What has the medical community said? Plenty. Medical professionals quoted in The Times claim “there is no scientific … Continue reading

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Barefoot Running University » Terra Plana VivoBarefoot EVO II Review

An interesting review which sings the praises of the new VivoBarefoot EVO II. Mine are currently being shipped to me, and after reading this review I looking forward to seeing how they feel.   I would be hard-pressed to recommend … Continue reading

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Captain America star Runs Barefoot (sort of)

Captain America star Chris Evans protects his feet with prosthetics as he … – Liverpool Echo http://www.liverpoolecho.co.uk/liverpool-news/local-news/2010/09/28/captain-america-star-chris-evans-protects-his-feet-with-prosthetics-as-he-shoots-in-liverpool-100252-27353393/ The 29-year-old donned prosthetic feet for a scene which saw him running barefoot. Film bosses were apparently concerned the star would injure himself … Continue reading

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