Barefoot Running

Barefoot running and other natural running techniques and training tips

Top Americans Ready To Race In Chicago

By Brian Metzler | October 12, 2013

(c) 2013 Race Results Weekly, all rights reserved. Used with permission. CHICAGO—Sunday’s Bank of America Chicago Marathon boasts a huge elite field of 48 men and 21 women (including pacemakers) representing 11 nations. Included in the field are 27 Americans who are running with their own goals in mind, and they discussed them with Race […]

Expert Advice: Who Should Use Minimalist Running Shoes

By Competitor Staff | November 15, 2011

A physical therapist gives his take on how to avoid injuries associated with the practice. Written by: Dr. Andrew Pritikin Theoretically, I love the minimalist footwear concept. Practically, however, these shoes are designed for a very small percentage of runners who use them. Having performed many running analyses, my clinical experience tells me that there […]

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