Is Barefoot Running A Growing Trend Or A Passing Fad?
- Volume 23 - Issue 4 - April 2010
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Barefoot running is just another passing fad within the running community that I continue to educate my patients about so they can run with less pain and fewer injuries. I plan to continue running for many more years … in shoes.
Dr. Kirby is an Adjunct Associate Professor within the Department of Applied Biomechanics at the California School of Podiatric Medicine at Samuel Merritt University in Oakland, Calif. He is in private practice in Sacramento, Calif.
Dr. McCord recently retired from practice at the Centralia Medical Center in Centralia, Wash.