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The Long Green Tape Measure......

Posted: 24/04/2014 at 17:09

Strengthening it up will give you the best chance of a good knee recovery anyway, so keep plugging at it. If necessary, you'll have to do stuff on a bike

The Long Green Tape Measure......

Posted: 24/04/2014 at 16:23

Am not doing too badly thank you. How is the knee recovery going overall?

The Long Green Tape Measure......

Posted: 24/04/2014 at 15:45

How goes it lfc?

The Long Green Tape Measure......

Posted: 23/04/2014 at 22:08

Problems with adidas trainers?

Posted: 31/03/2014 at 17:43

I know! I think exactly the same! Instead of tweaking a trainer and putting it out under a newer version number, call it something else?

I still have some discomfort at the back of the knee, but nowhere near the problem I was having.

Problems with adidas trainers?

Posted: 31/03/2014 at 12:48

How odd is this? Have just put on my new version 4's, and maybe it's psychological, but there's much less discomfort. Am going for a walk in them to see how they go.

Problems with adidas trainers?

Posted: 31/03/2014 at 10:15

Thanks Readsteadyrun. Have ordered some and I think they have arrived over the weekend, so I'll be trying them soon.  That's interesting about the heel drop. I didn't buy sequence 5 at all as I had 3 different pairs of 4's on the go.

Thank you

Problems with adidas trainers?

Posted: 27/03/2014 at 21:28

The kanadias are daft sizes. I have a 7.5 shoe for road and 9.5 for trail :S

Problems with adidas trainers?

Posted: 26/03/2014 at 22:54

MIllsy - which brands do you use? I've always used adidas and use the kanadias for trail.  I've tried asics and saucony in the shop and haven't got on with them - they just didn't feel comfortable.

 I am beginning to feel that if the adidas no longer work for me then obviously I will have to try something else, but it's finding something that will fit and feel right.  The adidas always felt like they were just the right fit. I have managed to find some old version 4's online and that'll do for now, but it's just a short term fix.

Problems with adidas trainers?

Posted: 26/03/2014 at 22:38

At the time I couldn't get to the local running shop, and I prefer adidas, so thought I would ask them first. Brand loyalty and all that.

I didn't want to have to change brand if I don't have to as I have tried other brands and haven't found one that I am as comfortable with as adidas. I've been running in adidas trainers for over 10 years - predominantly the supernova sequence for the last 6 years.  The newer version doesn't feel as comfortable as the other previous versions, and doesn't have the same flexibility in the toe area, so I just thought I would ask adidas if there was another model of shoe that they might recommend, and I thought I would ask here to see if other people had found problems.

That's all.


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