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I got these new Pearl Izumi ISO Transitions a few weeks ago. I had no idea what I was getting and was pleasantly surprised when I opened the box. Like the shoe that Zoot brought us a few years ago this Pearl Izumi triathlon specific shoe does not have a tradition tongue. It has a [...]
Based in ‘England’s last Wilderness’, the North Pennines, inov-8 is a British company that’s passionate about specialist running and extreme sports products. inov-8 is committed to providing you with functional, lightweight products that will enhance your performance and enjoyment. All of inov-8 products are extensively tested by enthusiasts and elite international athletes. Top Features of [...]
With the recent trend amongst the running shoe manufacturers to introduce a “minimalist” shoe, there are now plenty of options for the light-footed runner who is after a little less on their foot. Here we take a look at a new option from Saucony. This is the brand who has recently brought us a myriad of “reduced drop,” lightweight shoes including the Progrid Kinvara, the Progrid Mirage and the new super minimal Hattori.
A scientific study by the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH) measures a lower heart rate and reduced lactic acid build up with the Swiss running shoes On. 40 well-trained runners took part in a broad study at ETH Zurich, which showed that while treadmill running in the On, their heart rate was reduced.
Pete Jacobs and John Marsh have created www.born2run.com.au where you can book your place in their Sunday run technique sessions to help you improve your running, or you can read articles or watch videos to learn good technique in theory.