Return to Index  

Purchased a new pair of running shoes today. Wow!

June 13 2012 at 12:00 AM
Phil  (Login Duane30)
YF

Purchased a pair of Saucony brand, "Kinvara 2" running shoes. Normally, I am an Asics or New Balance guy. These shoes weigh 8.2 oz. (each) on my size 12 feet and are the most amazing feeling shoe I have ever felt hands down. I mean, WOW!

They breath very well, as they are a circular mesh covered in a very fine mesh. Did some distance cross country and sprint running today. Ran 6 miles, a combo of pavement and dirt trails. Sprinted five series of 300 meters with 8 minutes rest between. Normal training/exercise for me.

Now, what does that all mean? All my times had some serious seconds removed AND my lower tendons were not nearly as sore as normally. Yippie! I finally found a shoe that allows me to run how my body (all of ours actually) was desinged - ON THE FRONTS OF OUR FEET. Not this stupid heel to toe method we have been taught. Very unefficient and will destroy joints; hard impact.

Feel like a teenager who just got new tires on his ride and wants to do burnouts (idiom, I know).

"The majority of things in our lives are created by folks no smarter than the rest. Afterall, the world is comprised, and operated by C average people intellctually, academically, and morally. These people are often the great pioneers that set the precedent for what excellence should be."

 
 Respond to this message   
Responses


D I S C L A I M E R
JK's Airgun Forums, moderators, and administrators are not responsible for any problems that may occur from reading or using content posted on this forum, as they are the exclusive responsibility of two parties: the person who posted it and the person who acted on said posted information.Use of our forums by people under 18 years old is allowed only with legal guardian(s) present..