have you read "Born to run" ?

what did you think?

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16/09/2012 at 10:30

So why wear £100 Vibrams and not £3 plimsols? Isn't that just pandering to the shoe manufacturer's who want us to spend money on shoes we don't need?

17/09/2012 at 14:29
Regarding Scott Jurek I think it's worth bearing in mind he's sponsored by Brooks so isn't likely to be giving a totally unbiased account.
20/09/2012 at 16:17

I read this post and then bought the book; it's very good, thankyou and I've just ordered a set of vivobarefoot's to try 'em out.  I wish I tried some £3 plimsoles first, but couldn't find any.

And I joined the army in 1986 and we were issued plimsoles which we called 'slaps', and I can't remember having any problems with them, but I doubt we ran more than 3 to 6 miles in them at a time.

27/09/2012 at 06:18

lardarse: Good shout re pricing.


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