Racing photos of the Marburg barefooters

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  1. gueng

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    Dear Barefooters all over the world,

    below you find some pictures showing the "Barefoot Division" of Marburg Running School doing their work at several road races.

    Biedenkopf City Run 21 July 2012:
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    Marburg City Run, 26 August 2012:
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    Wetter City Run, 11 May 2013:
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    to be continued...
     
  2. Barefoot Dama

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    Awesome! thanks for sharing.
     

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    Great photos!!!!!! We should share more pics like this on the site! Thanks for posting! :)
     
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    Wonderful! Are they all members of the BRS? If not, can you recruit them?

    Also, I have asked the developers to create a photo album for the site, so be sure to move these over there once that's implemented. I wish they would hurry up! sigh.
     
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    Hi TJ,

    I will try to convince them of joining the BRS. Thanks for your appreciation.
     
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    Great pictures, Martin! Thanks for sharing them with us!
     

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    Great Photos! Can't believe I missed this thread somehow.
     

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    Those are great photos. It's kind of funny to see shoe company names on all their bibs, though!
     

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    This time, I made it into the local newspaper:
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    Translation of the figure caption at the bottom:
    "Barefoot in the rain: Dr. Martin Guengerich (Marburg Running School, Number 663) performed his 10 k run through the Burgwald (a forest area in Hesse) in continous rainfall without shoes."
     
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    I love this part of the photo from above. It make a huge statement about foot plant and artificial interference:

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    Marburg City Run, 29 September 2013:
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    I always love the looks on the faces of the spectators. Priceless.
     
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    10.000 m Winter Track Run at Wollenberg Stadium Wetter, 15 Feb. 2014:
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    Some additional photos from last Saturday's track run:

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