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How much Shoe can you Tolerate? Are you Blessed enough to Run Pain- or Injury-Free in Shoes?

A visual depiction showing the correlation between distance ran with incidence of pain or injury.  Graph on the left depicts a blessed runner; graph on right a cursed runner.  The graph is (if it's not clear) a bit tongue-in-cheek (unscientific!), but is
A visual depiction showing the correlation between distance ran with incidence of pain or injury. Graph on the left depicts a blessed runner; graph on right a cursed runner. The graph is (if it's not clear) a bit tongue-in-cheek (unscientific!), but is intended to illustrate the spectrum of runners: some runners can run long distances in a lot of shoe without pain; others can't. Some have to run even short distances barefoot in order to dial in their form.
A visual depiction and discussion of how running without pain or injury correlates to distance, and how one's ability to run distance without pain in different shoes can make you a blessed runner biomechanically or a cursed runner. more »

The Vibram Five Fingers Bikila has Landed!

The Vibram Five Fingers Bikila has Landed!
BREAKING NEWS! I have gotten word from the good people at CitySports that the Vibram Five Fingers Bikila has landed!Specifically, the City Sports on Boylston Street — the same one where the barefoot running clinic will be held Saturday —… more »

Weekend Link Love 4/11/2010

This week's latest Vibram Five Fingers fan installment of link love includes a couple announcements about upcoming barefoot running events, a celebrity sighting (Jorge Garcia of LOST), and more! more »