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Adidas Plans To Open Automated Shoe Factory In Germany Next Year

Reuters | Lorenzo Ligato | Posted 10.20.2015 | Business

German sporting goods maker Adidas aims to open its first fully automated shoe factory in Germany next year, part of an effort to bring manufacturing...

Running a Marathon Was One of the Best Decisions of My Life

Julie Meyer Taylor | Posted 10.01.2015 | Healthy Living
Julie Meyer Taylor

After feeling inadequate for so long, I suddenly remembered what it felt like to be good at something. I had run a marathon! I had a new friend. I was reacquainted with the idea that I was athletic, talented, and hard-working. I had given myself a gift.

Your Running Shoes Are Hurting You

Alex Charfen | Posted 09.23.2015 | Healthy Living
Alex Charfen

It's time we take a hard look at the stated or implied benefits of traditional athletic shoes. Too often we look to fashion, trends, advertisements and celebrity endorsements for information on what shoes are good for our bodies. Instead, we should be looking at ourselves, letting our bodies tell us what works best. And that conversation starts with the way we walk.

This Device Tells You When It's Time To Replace Your Running Shoes

The Huffington Post | Kate Bratskeir | Posted 09.11.2015 | Healthy Living

Experts say that running shoes last anywhere from 300 to 500 miles. After that, they're dead. But unless you're an elite runner who tracks each and ev...

6 Tips for Buying the Right Running Shoe

Details | Posted 08.25.2015 | Healthy Living

By Samuel Blackstone for DETAILS. (photo: Getty Images) Ask any experienced runners and they'll tell you, the most important piece of fitness equip...

7 Important Things To Know When Buying Running Shoes

The Huffington Post | Alena Hall | Posted 08.12.2015 | Healthy Living

When it comes to creating a healthy running routine, sporting the right footwear is as important as actually setting out for those early morning jogs&...

Agility, Speed, Balance and Power Start With Your Feet

Dr. Steve Rosenberg | Posted 06.24.2015 | Healthy Living
Dr. Steve Rosenberg

Every athlete, whether you are a man or women, wants to be faster than a speeding built, more powerful than a locomotive and able to move with cat lik...

28 Apologies You Should Make To Your Personal Trainer Right Now

Posted 04.06.2015 | Healthy Living

Personal trainers are amazing motivators who can help us reach our fitness goals, transform our bodies for the better, and even serve as the inspirati...

When It Comes to Exercise, It All Starts From the Ground Up!

Dr. Steve Rosenberg | Posted 05.19.2015 | Healthy Living
Dr. Steve Rosenberg

Spring is on its way so, regardless of what sporting or exercise activity you participate in, if you want to be successful and get the most out of your performance, start from the bottom up. Yes, feet first!

Why Building A Community Around Your Business Is The Key To Success

Posted 03.17.2015 | Business

Williamsburg is often associated with hipsters, HBO’s "Girls" and long rides on the L train. But after finding initial success at their flagship ...

What the Weekend Warrior Needs to Know to Stay Pain Free When Exercising

Dr. Steve Rosenberg | Posted 01.19.2015 | Healthy Living
Dr. Steve Rosenberg

Never wish or wait for an injury to get better, be smart and proactive so you can exercise happily ever after!

Everything You Ever Wanted To Know About Running Shoes In One Simple Chart

The Huffington Post | Sarah Klein | Posted 09.09.2014 | Healthy Living

Picking the perfect running shoe is practically an art. Between arch type, weekly mileage and terrain, there's much to take into consideration -- not ...

There Are Few Things Better Than Good Shoe Porn

The Huffington Post | Megan Mayer | Posted 08.03.2014 | Style

Let's face it, shoes are everyone's guilty pleasure. Shoe porn, as it were, comes in all shapes, sizes and colors and it definitely isn't limited ...

How To Pick The Perfect Running Shoe

Jason Saltmarsh | Posted 09.19.2014 | Healthy Living
Jason Saltmarsh

The wrong shoes can lead to injury, discomfort, or end your running career before it begins. However, choosing the right shoe will keep your feet happy, support your unique running mechanics, and make the miles fly by.

Book of Odds Looks at the 2014 Boston Marathon, Part 2

Amram Shapiro | Posted 06.01.2014 | Sports
Amram Shapiro

Only elite runners have a shot of winning, but all 36,000 entrants can dream, can't they? By this Walter Mitty standard, each entrant is more than five times more likely to win the Boston Marathon than to die running it.

Get These Top-Rated Sneakers For Spring

The Huffington Post | Chanel Parks | Posted 03.26.2014 | Style

This list was compiled with data provided by Rank & Style. Although we're still waiting for the weather to warm up a bit (okay, a lot), we could us...

Should You Try Mega-Cushioning Running Shoes?

Posted 03.21.2014 | Healthy Living

By Rachel Sturtz Runners are about to get a little whiplash: Starting in 2006, minimalist shoes multiplied on store shelves like the waif-thin ...

Experts Urge Caution With Barefoot Running Shoes

Posted 12.24.2013 | Healthy Living

A small new study adds to the body of evidence that switching to barefoot running shoes isn't as simple as it sounds. During a 12-week training pro...

Sneaker Guide for Runners: A Cinderella Story

Pamela Kokoros | Posted 12.17.2013 | Healthy Living
Pamela Kokoros

When it comes to running, toenails are for sissies, and without pain there is no gain, but in my opinion you're less grumpy and your feet look prettier if you do what you can to feel good and stay comfortable.

What Your Shoes Say About You

Andrew Nackerud | Posted 09.08.2013 | Style
Andrew Nackerud

Maybe it is a psychological barrier I have constructed to slow my maturation into a full-fledged adult, but whatever the case, I'm starting to feel judged by the shoes that I wear.

Running: Barefooted (Part 5)

Christopher Drozd | Posted 09.05.2013 | Healthy Living
Christopher Drozd

Barefoot running is best learned during the preseason when fitness is a lesser concern. Unless you are already regularly barefooted, the progression toward appreciable distance takes weeks for some, and months for others.

Running: Barefooted (Part 4)

Christopher Drozd | Posted 08.27.2013 | Healthy Living
Christopher Drozd

I consider running in a novel way, but one that's as natural to humans as are the undulations of flying to sparrows, and swimming to elephant seals. That means regardless of medium, on this planet, horizontal locomotion requires us to hitch a ride with gravity.

Running: Barefooted (Part 3)

Christopher Drozd | Posted 08.23.2013 | Healthy Living
Christopher Drozd

Because the running shoe materially alters natural gait and simultaneously robs us of the feedback necessary to correct and adjust our faulty stride, this protective, supportive device creates and becomes itself a threatening environment.

Why New Runners Shouldn't Sweat Finding Fancy Sneakers

| Posted 08.21.2013 | Healthy Living

By Katherine Harmon (Click here for the original article and podcast) Befuddled by buying running shoes for the first time? Zero-drop? Extra stabi...

Running: Barefooted (Part 2)

Christopher Drozd | Posted 08.14.2013 | Healthy Living
Christopher Drozd

Nix the Kool-Aid Now, incredibly, the problem of gait and shoe research is exacerbated by the presupposition, which is the assumption-- and you know ...