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Gear review: Xero Shoes

Since I first read Born to Run, I’ve been meaning to experiment with Huaraches.  For those who haven’t read Christopher McDougall’s opus, Born to Run (variously celebrated as the bible of barefoot running, the populist introduction to ultramarathoning, The Book etc.), in it he describes the customs and habits of the Tarahumara ethnic group in Mexico, fabled for their long distance running prowess.   1,122 more words

Barefoot

Vibram FiveFingers Sprint Shoes – 10 – Black Review

Vibram FiveFingers Sprint Shoes 10 Black Description : MINIMALIST RUNNING / BAREFOOT RUNNING The typical human foot is an anatomical masterpiece of evolution with 26 bones, 33 joints, 20 muscles, and hundreds of sensory receptors, tendons and ligaments. 20 more words

Underfoot

It is hard to see in this picture, but those are trees a few hundred meters past my feet. The Wulingyuan Scenic Area would be stunning on a clear day. 34 more words

Travel

Vibram FiveFingers

Сегодня на центральном пляже Варны пристал парень стиляжного вида: погоди, говорит, слушай, как твои сандалии, то бишь, обувка твоя называется? Ну я и рассказал, что это и есть великие FiveFingers от Vibram, однако. Он был впечатлен и пошёл всем своим друзьям рассказывать. Вот так, глядишь, и начнётся новый стильный тренд в Болгарии :-)

Life

So Your Barefoot Shoes Stink...

If you have a pair of Vibrams, or another brand of shoe with Vibram soles, I guarantee they stink to high heaven.

The truth is that this kind of barefoot shoe has become incredibly popular for trail runners and day hikers, among others, for their close-to-the-earth feel and light weight. 422 more words

Hiking

Aurora Shoe Co.

I’m a girl who loves a shoe with some arch support. And I’m not ashamed of it. That’s why I’ve been wearing clogs and Birkenstocks my whole life, despite the shamers I encountered (whose laughing now?). 105 more words

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