Dec
07
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FREE!: Your Choice Xero Shoes Giveaway Contest! Expires Wednesday, December 14, 2022, Noon EST

With Xero Shoes' "YOUR CHOICE" Giveaway Contests, you can choose the minshoes you want!
So many to choose from. Enjoy!

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Do your feet feel better at the end of the day than they did at the beginning?

If not, it's because your shoes aren't letting your feet do what's NATURAL.

Your feet are made to bend, flex, move and FEEL the world. One-quarter of the bones and joints in your ENTIRE body are in your feet and ankles; you have more nerve endings in your soles than anywhere but your finger tips and lips.

Comfort and performance come from using your feet naturally.

That's what Xero Shoes let you do.

- Natural Fit -- wide toe boxes let your toes spread and relax. A non-elevated (zero-drop) heel for proper...
Dec
02
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'Barefoot Queen' returns to marathon glory
By Vietnamnet

The 33-year-old marathon runner triumphed in the VnExpress Marathon Quy Nhon 2022 in June, VnExpress Marathon Nha Trang 2022 in August and Binh Duong International Marathon last month.

Nearly eight years after retiring from professional competition, 'Barefoot Queen' Pham Thi Binh is back and winning again.

The 33-year-old marathon runner triumphed in the VnExpress Marathon Quy Nhon 2022 in June, VnExpress Marathon Nha Trang 2022 in August and Binh Duong International Marathon last month.

In September, she also finished second in the 42km race at the Techcombank Hanoi Marathon.

"After I stopped competing professionally, I saw the running movement in Vietnam growing more. That motivated me to train again and register for marathon events. I have endurance due to my long professional career, so it's not too difficult to run again," Binh told...
Dec
02
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by Barefoot TJ at 12:26 AM
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This marathoner just completed his 237th barefoot marathon
By Canadian Running Magazine

In the days of performance-enhancing footwear, 65-year-old runner Wu Jiase refuses to make the jump to wearing shoes, completing his 237th barefoot marathon at Sunday’s Xiamen Marathon in Xiamen, China.

Jiase, known by his nickname “the barefoot fairy” because of his unique running style, completed the marathon in five hours and 16 minutes wearing his signature pink T-shirt, blue singlet and rolled-up sweatpants. He has a barefoot best of 3:06 from the Beijing International Marathon in 2007, when he was 50.

To continue reading, please visit: https://runningmagazine.ca/the-scene/this-marathoner-just-completed-his-237th-barefoot-marathon/...
Nov
13
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by Barefoot TJ at 4:16 PM
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Omagh man completes Dublin marathon barefoot
in bid to raise money for RNLI

By Belfast Telegraph

An Omagh man has completed the Dublin marathon in his bare feet in order to raise funds for the RNLI charity after having been rescued from a rip current in July.

Chris Gallagher completed the 26.2 mile marathon last month and talked about his experience after having required a rescue from the lifeboat organisation and the Irish Coast Guard.

It’s not the first race he has done, having also completed the Kerry Hardman Ironman triathlon in August and a 5k swim of Glencar Lough in Sligo in September.

To continue reading, please visit: https://www.belfasttelegraph.co.uk/...-following-donegal-beach-rescue-42135341.html...