Most people think barefoot runners’ feet must be covered with thick calluses to the point that they are without feeling. I was beginning to believe them. I was developing calluses on the edge of my pad, and my heel, and it hurt. Part of my weekly foot care routine would be to sand down the [...]
Archive for March, 2009
I have an out and back run into Snow Canyon State Park from my home that I just love. The last time I ran it, I was barefoot, in preparation for the St. George Marathon. So in preparation for the Salt Lake City Marathon I put this 16 mile run under my belt again barefoot.
On a trip to Provo Utah this past Saturday I leisurely repaired my Vibram Five Finger KSO’s. Today was my first run since the repairs were made. I did a fast and hard 10 mile run on both trails and asphalt. I have photographed the results of my repair job for all to see.
As you [...]
Before running the St. George Marathon I buried my Huaraches in the desert. So I was left to run my favorite trails Barefoot. So I was quite surprised to find a $100 gift certificate in the mail from www.wasatchrunningcenter.com for a pair of Vibram Five Fingers. It was like early Christmas when they arrived last December.
Since that time I have [...]