Tag: barefoot running
Most runners couldn’t dream of traversing the length of Britain on foot in even the sturdiest running shoes. But Anna McNuff needed a bolder challenge: in June, she set out to run 100 marathons […]
“If it feels bonkers, that is definitely the right level of challenge”
Minimalist shoes for non-running are as effective as foot exercises to correct the possible effects of maximalist running shoes, according to a recent study
Wait, is barefoot running coming back?
September 29th, 2013 by Bob Nicol | Posted in Uncategorized | 2 Comments »
It’s hard to describe the exhilaration of getting ready for an event like the Canadian Death Race. After running two legs of the relay in 2012, I knew I wanted to do it solo in 2013. It was […]
In an interesting twist to the barefoot-style running shoe category, market leader Vibram FiveFingers is adding a cushioned midsole to two of its 2014 models.
I know what you are thinking, Fargo is not in Manitoba, nor is it in Canada. It is in fact a small city about 2 hours south of the border in North Dakota, but it definitely deserves to be a honorary Canadian city on Marathon weekend. As hundreds of Canadians flock south from Manitoba, NW Ontario and Saskatchewan annually to take part in this event.